GasNaturally at COP24

GasNaturally is committed to making a clean future real. GasNaturally was present at COP24 in Katowice, Poland from 12 to 13 December.

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Manifesto of the Gas Industry

The gas industry is keen to actively support the EU’s efforts to meet its commitments under the Paris Agreement. This Manifesto outlines ways our industry can contribute in an affordable and sustainable manner for its citizens, businesses and governments, while also increasing security of supply.

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About

GasNaturally is a partnership of seven associations.

GasNaturally is a partnership of seven associations from across the whole gas value chain. Our members are involved in gas exploration and production, transmission, distribution, wholesale and retail operations, as well as gas in transport.

News / 08.11.2019

GasNaturally members and partners discuss methane emissions mitigation in the European Parliament

On 5 November GasNaturally organised an event in the European Parliament to present the ongoing initiatives and future commitments of the gas industry to further reduce methane emissions along its who...

Press Release / 10.03.2020

GasNaturally calls on Industrial Strategy to recognise the role of gas in boosting competitiveness, generating jobs and achieving net-zero emissions

GasNaturally calls on Industrial Strategy to recognise the role of gas in boosting competitiveness, generating jobs and achieving net-zero emissions Brussels, 10 March 2020. GasNaturally is aligne...

Opinion Piece / 02.04.2020

Reducing the GHG footprint of the gas value chain: progress in methane emissions management and reduction

This opinion piece was firstly published on EURACTIV. Reaching the ambitious EU 2050 climate neutrality goal means that steep reductions of carbon dioxide (CO2) are necessary, along with further mi...

Gas in Numbers

25%

Reduction of CO2 emissions in transport with the use of CNG compared to conventional fuels

5.100 billion

5.100 billion cubic meters of commercial and technically recoverable natural gas resources in Europe

2.2 Million

2.2 million kilometres of pipelines in Europe

227 billion

227 billion cubic meters of annual regasification capacity of large-scale LNG terminals in Europe

66%

Reduction of CO2 emissions in gas-fired power generation compared to coal

80 billion

€80 billion of net government revenues from gas in the EU28 and Norway (2015)

85%

Average annual increase in biomethane production in Europe since 2013

4

EU citizens pay around 4 times more per kilowatt hour (kWh) for electricity than for gas

20

Transporting gas can be more than 20 times less costly than transporting electricity (€/GWh/d/km)

32

Number of power-to-gas demonstration installations in Europe

50

There is enough gas storage available in the EU to meet 50 days of peak gas demand

0.32%

Anthropogenic CO2 equivalent of methane emissions in the European natural gas midstream sectors (2015)

0.6%

Share of methane emissions from the gas industry in total EU GHG emissions (2017)

51%

Reduction in fugitive methane emissions from natural gas activities between 1990 and 2016

90%

Reduction of NOx emissions in shipping with the use of LNG compared to conventional fuels