Denmark latest to risk Russian gas supply cut

Denmark could join Finland, Romania and Bulgaria in having its gas supplies turned off by Russia, as its biggest utility refuses to pay for gas in roubles. “We have no legal obligation under the contract to [pay in roubles], and we have repeatedly informed Gazprom Export that we will not do so,” Ørsted wrote, adding that there was “a risk” that gas would be cut. The payment deadline is Tuesday.

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