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Storage facilities

With the technically operated storage capacity of around 6 billion cubic meter of natural gas RAG is one of the biggest storage operators in Europe. RAG operates its own gas storage facilities and gas storage facilities  as part of a joint venture project with its partners. RAG storage facilities are Puchkirchen/Haag, Aigelsbrunn and Haidach 5. RAG Joint Venture storage facilities are Haidach and 7Fields.

Figures of storage facilitites operated by RAG 

TWh, GW, MW ... thermal, GCV 11.30 kWh/cu m

Last update: 01.10.2019

Puchkirchen/Haag gas storage facility    
Working gas volume 12.2 TWh 1,100 mn cu m
Max. withdrawal capacity 5.9 GW 520,000 cu m/h
Max. injection capacity 5.9 GW 520,000 cu m/h
Aigelsbrunn gas storage facility    
Working gas volume 1.5 TWh 130 mn cu m
Max. withdrawal capacity                   565 MW 50,000 cu m/h
Max. injection capacity 565 MW

50,000 cu m/h

Haidach 5 gas storage facility    
Working gas volume 181 GWh 16 mn cu m
Max. withdrawal capacity                     226 MW 20,000 cu m/h
Max. injection capacity 226 MW

20,000 cu m/h

7Fields (RAG) gas storage facility    
Working gas volume 5.7 TWh 500 mn cu m
Max. withdrawal capacity                     2.6 GW 226,600 cu m/h
Max. injection capacity 1.7 GW

151,100 cu m/h

Haidach gas storage facility    
Working gas volume 31.4 TWh 2,780 mn cu m
Max. withdrawal capacity                                13.1 GW 1.2 mn cu m/h
Max. injection capacity 11.3 GW

      1.0 mn cu m/h

7Fields (uniper) gas storage facility    
Working gas volume                              17.5 TWh 1,550 mn cu m
Max. withdrawal rate 9.1 GW 807,300 cu m/h
Max. injection rate 6.1 GW

538,200 cu m/h

Total storage capacity    
Working gas volume 68.4 TWh 6,056 mn cum
Max. withdrawal rate                                    31.5 GW 2,783,900 cu m/h
Max. injection rate 25.8 GW

2,279,300 cu m/h


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