According to TASS, the cost of the October futures on the TTF hub in the Netherlands reached $ 801.2 per 1,000 cubic meters.


On September 13, the gas price in Europe exceeded the $ 760 mark per 1,000 cubic meters.

Sergei Pikin, Director of the Energy Development Fund, in an interview with Izvestia made a forecast that the rise in prices for gas futures in Europe could continue.

Among the growth factors, he named the influence of the Asian market with an increased demand for gas and the occupancy of European storage facilities, the contents of which are at historic lows ahead of winter.