Finnish energy company Gasum has confirmed that Russian giant Gazpromo The gas supply has been turned off. Thus the warning is met after demanding payment in rubles.
Finland lost its biggest supplier of natural gas, as Gazprom supplies about 92% All gas consumed by the Nordic country, especially in the forestry industry and in the processing of chemical products. While it is true that gas represents only 8% of the country’s energy matrix.
Gasum will supply natural gas to its customers from other suppliers through the Baltic Connector gas pipeline and guarantee the supply. Meanwhile, Finland announced plans to substitute Russian gas next winter, such as renting with Estonia. a temporary unit Regasification of liquefied natural gas for ten years.
Finland is European Union’s third countryAfter Poland and Bulgaria, which stops receiving Russian gas because it does not want to succumb to Moscow’s demands that its customers pay in rubles to try to prevent the collapse of their currency.
In the case of Finland, which This Wednesday he formally submitted his application to join NATO Ignoring the Kremlin’s threats, Russian gas supply cuts have been added to the electricity supply.
Russia makes good on its threat and cuts gas to Finland