The French authorities stated Thursday it goals to have its pure fuel reserves at full capability by autumn as European nations brace for provide cuts from main provider Russia with the Ukraine conflict draging on.
“We’re guaranteeing the entire filling of our storage capacities, aiming to be near 100% by early autumn,” Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne stated.
She added that France may also construct a brand new floating terminal to obtain extra fuel provides by ship.
“We are able to do with out Russian fuel,” French Power Transition Minister Agnès Pannier-Runacher stated afterward BFM Enterprise TV.
That is determined by the floating terminals starting working as deliberate and France filling its strategic reserve, she added.