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Europe & Russia Consumption

November 2018

Europe’s gas consumption is proving to be weak at the start of the winter.

Italy’s gas demand has fallen on an annual basis in recent weeks. Offtake is set to decline in November and is expected to fall year-on-year this winter as mild temperatures and weak power sector gas use weigh on demand. Power sector gas demand fell by 8.8% on an annual basis in September and by 9.6% in October. Although electricity demand was up and power imports were lower in September, higher solar and...