prepaid meter, an energy poverty machine

prepaid meter, an energy poverty machine

Although the thermometer does not exceed 2 ° C, Richard Betts leaves his home in socks. This 50-year-old London taxi driver goes to inspect his gas meter, which is located in a cupboard next to the door of his house. “There is still… 3.29 pounds (€3.75), he says after pressing the red button on the … Read more

Germany should double its navy

Germany should double its navy

Go fast. German Chancellor Olaf Scholz inaugurated the second floating terminal for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the port of Lubmin on the Baltic Sea on Saturday 14 January. This vessel is operated by TotalEnergies and has an annual regasification capacity of 5 billion cubic meters, enough to cover about 5% of German demand. In … Read more

gas consumption fell by 14% in 2022

gas consumption fell by 14% in 2022

Gas consumption in Germany fell by 14% last year compared to the average of the previous four years, which thanks to mild weather and calls for sobriety helped ward off the specter of shortages. “Temperatures had a major influence on gas consumption“, said Friday in a press release Federal Network Agency, which publishes this annual … Read more