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Alert issued for increasing gas supply crisis in Germany, Russia is the biggest reason, know why

Berlin. Germany has announced that it has entered the second phase of a three-stage emergency plan for natural gas supplies, warning that dwindling supplies from Russia could threaten storage targets for the winter. Is. The government said it had to issue an “alarming” level of warning since June 14 due to supply cuts by Russia and a jump in gas prices in the market. The third and final stage will be called the “Emergency” level.

Economic Affairs Minister Robert Hebek said in a statement that the situation is serious and winter will also come. He said, “The cut in gas supply is an economic attack on us by (Russian President Vladimir) Putin. We will protect ourselves from this. But the country will have to walk on a rocky path.” Russia last week cut gas supplies to Germany, Italy, Austria, the Czech Republic and Slovakia, and EU countries scuttled power generation, the energy industry and stockpiling fuel used to heat homes in winter. are clashing.

Gas supply stopped in many countries

Germany’s statement comes at a time when gas supplies to Poland, Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, France and the Netherlands have been cut off in recent weeks. The German government said that at present the capacity of gas storage centers is 58 percent, which is higher than at this time last year. But if further steps are not taken, the target of achieving 90 per cent capacity by December cannot be achieved. “Even if we don’t feel it now, we are going through a gas crisis,” Hebek said. “Prices are higher than ever and we need to be prepared for further increase,” he said.

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