The importer from Leipzig submitted the application because, as a result of the Russian war of aggression in Ukraine, he had to buy gas more expensively than he was allowed to sell it. Günther emphasized that hundreds of municipal utilities and industrial customers depend on VNG. That is why the group is systemically important, said the minister.
Saxony: Günther welcomes federal participation in gas importer VNG
Dresden (dpa / sn) - Energy Minister Wolfram Günther has welcomed the decision to invest the federal government in the Leipzig gas importer VNG.