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Ukraine’s and EU’s Joint Efforts to Finalize the Draft Law on Energy Performance of Buildings

On April 28, representatives of the Ukrainian Parliament and European Commission together with Janez Kopacz, Director of the Energy Community Secretariat, made joint efforts under the EU4Energy Governance project to support Ukraine in improving its energy efficiency legal framework. This was reported on the website of the Energy Community. The meeting assessed compliance of the draft […]

How to Prevent a “Storm” in Implementing the Association Agreement?

On April 21, experts of the DiXi Group think tank, Civil Network OPORA, All-Ukrainian NGO Energy Association of Ukraine, Resource and Analysis Center “Society and Environment,” and European Ukrainian Energy Agency presented the results of monitoring and implementation by Ukraine of the EU Association Agreement in the fields of energy and environment for 2016 and […]

The Government Changes the Subsidy Rules for Debtors

A housing subsidy for the next period will not be applicable from May 1, if the eligible consumer is in two-month arrears on housing and utility bills. This is stated in government resolution No. 300 dated April 26, UNIAN reports. According to the resolution, if housing and utility arrears exceed two months, no subsidy for the […]

Gazprom’s Claims against Naftogaz in Stockholm Go up by USD 5.3 billion

Gazprom has increased its amount claimed from Naftogaz of Ukraine in the Stockholm arbitration tribunal from USD 31.7 billion to USD 37 billion. Gazprom has increased its amount claimed from Naftogaz of Ukraine in the Stockholm arbitration tribunal from USD 31.7 billion to USD 37 billion. This is stated in the Russian company’s report, according […]

Net Loss of Ukrtransgaz Is up by UAH 1.8 billion

PJSC Ukrtransgaz (UTG) in 2016 increased its net loss by 42.5% (UAH 1.829 billion) as compared with 2015, to UAH 6.136 billion. This fact gained public awareness due to the company’s report released in the NSSMC disclosure system. This fact gained public awareness due to the company’s report released in the NSSMC disclosure system, according […]

EU Agrees on New Legislative Regulation of Energy Security

The European Union has made a step forward towards introducing new requirements aimed at strengthening energy security to prevent gas supply interruptions. In particular, the EU Council and the European Parliament agreed on a new legal regulation of energy security, according to a Brussels correspondent of Ukrinform. “We have made serious progress in strengthening energy security, […]

Paul Warwick to Chair the Supervisory Board of Naftogaz

Paul Warwick is to chair the Supervisory Board of Naftogaz of Ukraine. The company reported this in the NSSMC disclosure system. Warwick was elected Chairman of the Supervisory Board at an unscheduled meeting of April 21. Previously, he served as Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Naftogaz, and is an independent member of the […]

Groysman: Government Will Pay up to UAH 700 for Saving Gas and Electricity

Shortly the families, which have saved for Ukraine on gas and electricity subsidies, will receive from the government up to UAH 700 in compensation. Shortly the families, which have saved for Ukraine on gas and electricity subsidies, will receive from the government up to UAH 700 in compensation. Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman said this at […]