The EU calls to adopt a draft law on transparency in extractive industries

The European Union calls members of the Ukrainian parliament to adopt a Draft Law on ensuring transparency in extractive industries (No. 6229). The relevant message has appeared on the Facebook page of the EU Delegation in Ukraine. The message states that the EU supports this draft law because it improves operating transparency of all the market […]

Ukraine will switch over one unit of Khmelnytskyi NPP to export to the EU

The Government has adopted Ordinance No. 671-p of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine dated June 15, 2015 with respect to the implementation of the pilot project “Energy Bridge Ukraine – European Union”. The project is aimed at the development of inter-state trunk networks and organizing generation of the capacity of power unit No. 2 […]

The EU-Ukraine Association Agreement comes into effect

The EU-Ukraine Association Agreement has come into full force and effect from September 1. It was reported by the Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman on his Facebook page, writes Ekonomichna Pravda. “Congratulations to all Ukrainians on the new milestone on our way to the EU. Today, the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement comes into full force and effect. It […]

Energy ministry publishes Energy Strategy of Ukraine until 2035

The Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine has published the text of the Energy Strategy of Ukraine until 2035 “Safety, Energy Efficiency, Competitiveness” on its website along with the publication of the Cabinet of Ministers resolution No. 605 on the approval of this strategy in the Uriadovy Kurier government’s newspaper, Interfax-Ukraine reports. Deputy […]

Westinghouse, Polenergia, EDF want to participate in Ukraine-EU Energy Bridge project

Westinghouse Electric Sweden AB, Polenergia International S.àr.l. and EDF Trading Limited, a consortium of companies intends to participate in the project on establishing the Ukraine-EU Energy Bridge, the press service of Ukraine’s Energy and Coal Industry Ministry has reported. “The consortium consisting of Westinghouse, Polenergia and EDF has sent a concept note and the feasibility […]

Groysman calls LNG price hike diversion, insists on probe

Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said the liquefied national gas (LNG) price hike in Ukraine is a plot and diversion against the country and tasked the requisite ministries, Ukraine’s anti-monopoly committee, the State Fiscal Service and law-enforcement agencies to investigate the reason for the price hikes. Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers said the PM held […]