Firms call for help over surging gas prices

The government will hold talks with industry amid fears some factories may be forced to close. …

A cold winter in Europe last year also put pressure on supplies and, as a result, stored gas levels are much lower than normal. On top of that, the UK has comparatively fewer gas storage facilities than some countries, meaning it buys more on the wholesale market and is exposed to sharp price rises.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *