The Ministry of Energy warns the European Commission about insufficient gas in the UGS of the Ukraine – Novak.Edited by Rhod Mackenzie / 2017-03-07 02:18:41
The Energy Ministry had warned the European Commission about the insufficient volume of gas in underground storage facilities (UGS) of the Ukraine, the Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation
In January 2017, the Ukraine increased the transit of natural gas through its gas transportation system by 38.3% (2 468.1 million cubic meters)
Russian gas supplies to Europe are growing rapidly.
Ukrtransgas fully executes its obligations on the transit of the Russian gas to the EU unlike Russia, which keeps violating the contract, Ukrtransgas reports.
Fund of National Energy Security believes that in case of cold winter stocks in Ukrainian storages to be enough till the end of JanuaryEdited by Rhod Mackenzie / 2016-10-04 03:52:27
In case frosty winter, the gas stocks in underground storages of the Ukraine will be enough until the end of January 2017, said deputy head of the National Energy Security Fund Alexei Grivach.
Due to the repair on of the Nord Stream pipeline the gas transit through the Ukraine to Europe will increase by 20%.
Naftogaz Ukrainy, as its head Andrei Kobolev promised on Wednesday, has appealed to the European Commission to consider the possibility of organizing a group to monitor the transit of Russian gas t
On July 26th, the transit of natural gas through the Ukrainian gas transportation system fell to 136 million cubic meters, which is by 30% less than the average daily transit during July 1-22 (abou
Gazprom has challenged in the Economic Court of Kiev decision of the Antimonopoly Committee of the Ukraine on a fine in the amount of almost 86 billion hryvnis.
Earlier the Committee fined Gazprom 85.86 billion hryvnias (about $3.4 billion at the current exchange rates) for the abuse of dominant position on the gas transit market. The term till April 12th was given Gazprom to pay the penalty. At the same time, Gazprom then expressed its surprise, as it didn’t engage in entrepreneurial activity on the territory of the Ukraine, passing gas to Naftogaz Ukrainy on the western border of the Russian Federation.
In Jan-Feb 2016 the Ukraine increased gas transit to Europe by 1.6 times, Ukrtransgas said.
On the results of 2015 gas transit via the Ukraine to Europe and Moldavia rose by 77.9% to 67.1 bln cubic m.
In Jan-Feb 2016 the Ukraine shipped 12.6 bln cubic m of gas to Europe and Moldavia, by 58.6% or 4.6 bln cubic m more than in Jan-Feb 2015.
In Jan-Feb 2016 the Ukraine shipped 11.9 bln cubic m of Russian gas to Europe, 0.7 bln – to Moldavia. In Jan-Feb 2016 the transit of gas to Europe and Moldavia rose by 66% or 2.5 bln cubic m against 2015 to 6.1 bln cubic m.
Gas pumping rate to Europe is 212 mln cubic m a day.