Experience and benefits of gas flow optimization methods in Slovakia.
Underground gas storages (UGS) represent a unique infrastructure combining reservoir with gas surface facilities. The most important part of variable costs of each storage is fuel consumption for compression work (gas or electricity) for gas injection but also for withdrawal depending on storage characteristics. For increase the efficiency company has to optimize storage dispatching management and install more efficient compressors.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://d2000.ipesoft.com/blog/gas-flow-optimization-for-ugs/