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Gas demand grows in Spain

Spanish gas demand increased by 1.7% on an annual basis in the first nine months of 2018.
By Staff reporter 16 October 2018 0 32920

Spanish gas demand increased by 1.7% on an annual basis in the first nine months of 2018, Spanish transmission system operator Enagás said in a statement on Tuesday.

The growth is mainly the result of an increase in conventional demand – which includes the residential, retail and industrial sectors.

Conventional demand was 6.0% higher during the period than a year earlier, mainly as a result of a 4.5% increase in demand from the industrial sector, which accounts for about 60% of Spain’s gas consumption.

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