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GasNaturally is a partnership of eight associations.

GasNaturally is a partnership of eight 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 / 19.10.2020

58 CEOs and associations call for enhancing gas contribution to decarbonisation

On 19 October, 58 CEOs and associations representing the European gas sector have sent a letter calling on the EU institutions to ensure that all EU financial mechanisms recognize gas as an indispensa...

Press Release / 14.10.2020

EUROPEAN COMMISSION INITIATIVES ON METHANE EMISSIONS AND THE RENOVATION WAVE

Brussels, 14 October 2020 The European Commission’s initiatives on Methane Emissions and the Renovation Wave contribute to cost-effective greenhouse gases (GHG) emissions reduction across the EU,...

Opinion Piece / 06.10.2020

A catalyser for decarbonisation: the essential role of carbon capture and storage

Reflections from the gas value chain A catalyser for decarbonisation: the essential role of carbon capture and storage By François-Régis Mouton, Chair of GasNaturally Steering Committee Wit...

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