Serbia, Postponing heating season by two weeks saved 50 million euros in energy imports

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Serbian Minister of Mining and Energy Dubravka Djedovic Negre said that postponing the start of the heating season in Serbia by two weeks saved more than 50 million euros in energy imports.

Minister Djedovic Negre said that Serbia is prepared for the winter season and if no unforeseen situations occur, there will be no shortage of energy. The country has 380 million cubic meters of gas stored in Hungary in addition to 280 million euros stored locally in Banatski Dvor storage facility.

She also said that there will be enough coal for electricity production, currently there are about 1.2 million tons in stock, she said, adding that Serbia was importing electricity during the summer.