German Jan-April gas imports down 22.1%, costs surged

Germany, Europe’s gigantic economy, mainly imports gas from Russia, Norway, the Netherlands, Britain and Denmark via gossips.Gas statistics also match with coal, which competes with gas in the act o…

Ryanair loses court challenge against Finnair state aid

It has won court approve against Dutch assist for KLM and Portuguese support for TAP, but lost its requests against assist for Lufthansa’s Austrian unit, SAS and Condor.BRUSSELS — Ryanair on Wedne…

Dutch farmers clog roads on way to anti-government protest

The control organization earmarked an extra 24.3 billion euros ($25.6 billion) to finance changes that will likely make many farmers drastically decrease their number of livestock or to get rid of the…

Prices rise on Norway outage, sustained low Russian flows

On the continent, the standard Dutch July contract was up 1.58 euros at 127.30 euros per megawatt hour (MWh), while the day-ahead contract was up 1.75 euros at 125.75 eurosMWh.Flows of gas from Russia…

EU warned of gas shortages ahead of winter

This means that without more measures it is no longer possible to guarantee that we will be able to fill gas retention facilities in Europe and the Netherlands enough to prepare for winter, Jetten inf…

Prices edge higher on continued Russian supply fears

The British day-ahead contract rose by 15.00 pence to 180.00 pence per therm, and the within-day contract was up 26.00 pence at 175.00 ptherm.LONDON — Dutch wholesale gas prices rose on Tuesday morn…