Russian gas deliveries to Slovakia fell by a third in winter
According to the Economy Ministry, gas utility SPP registered reduced natural gas supplies from September 2014 to March 2015.
Russia cut natural gas supplies to Slovakia by approximately one third compared to the orders of gas utility Slovensky Plynarensky Priemysel (SPP) during last autumn and winter. The Economy Ministry further informed that the largest Slovak gas supplier registered reduced natural gas supplies from September 2014 to March 2015. „These cuts ranged up to several tens of percent. During some days, cuts totalled over 50% of the nominated volume. Overall, SPP did not receive approximately one third of the total nominated natural gas volume from September 1, 2014 to March 31, 2015,“ the Economy Ministry informed.
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