Acting pursuant to Article 58 of the Act of February 16, 2007 on Stocks of Crude Oil, Petroleum Products, and Natural Gas and the Rules of Conduct in Situations of a Threat to the State’s Fuel Security and Disruptions on the Crude Oil Market (Journal of Laws No. of 2020, item 411, as amended), Polska Spółka Gazownictwa sp. z o.o. presents the “Plan for the Introduction of Restrictions in Natural Gas Consumption – First Study 2020”, which was approved by the President of the Energy Regulatory Office. The plan is in force from December 29, 2020 until the approval of an update to this Plan by the President of the ERO.
Pursuant to Paragraph 6 Item 3 of the Regulation of the Council of Ministers of September 19, 2007 on the Manner and Procedure for Introducing Restrictions on Natural Gas Consumption (Journal of Laws of 2007, No. 178, item 1252), only the first part of the Restriction Plan is made public.
Restriction Plan, Study I Part I and the decision of the President of the ERO are available for download.NOTE
On April 10, 2021, a new Regulation of the Council of Ministers of February 17, 2021 on the method and procedure for introducing restrictions in natural gas consumption entered into force (Journal of Laws of 2021, item 549). The previous Regulation of the Council of Ministers of September 19, 2007 on the manner and procedure for introducing restrictions on natural gas consumption (Journal of Laws of 2007, No. 178, item 1252) becomes invalid.This change significantly affects the obligations of individual gas market participants and changes the rules for drawing up the Restriction Plan by Polska Spółka Gazownictwa sp. z o.o. Polska Spółka Gazownictwa recommends that you read the amended regulations in detail.
Polska Spółka Gazownictwa sp. z o.o. has prepared a study in the form of questions and answers regarding the major issues in restrictions in natural gas consumption and the Plan for introducing restrictions in natural gas consumption. The Study – Restrictions and the Restriction Plan are included in the downloads.
The form for providing information on the 10th power of supply, i.e. the minimum hourly and daily amount of natural gas consumed by a recipient at a given output point from the gas system, which does not endanger the safety of people or damage or destroy technical facilities, can be found in the "Downloads" section.
Any issues and questions regarding the Restriction Plan should be sent to: [email protected]