And all would be well, but a sharp cooling, coupled with a decrease in production, also pushed gas consumption to record levels since the beginning of 2019.
All this forced American companies to turn to customers and ask them to reduce gas consumption to a minimum.
Earlier, the media reported severe cooling across much of the United States, which was accompanied by wind and snowfall. Bad weather affected 175 million Americans living in the central and eastern parts of the country. More than 2,000 flights have been cancelled. Bad weather left nearly one million consumers without electricity. 16 people died.