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    Experts invite to discuss the problem of oil stocks establishment in Ukraine

    On October 19, experts of the Energy Reforms coalition initiate a public discussion to prevent delays in establishment of the minimum strategic oil stocks in Ukraine. Despite clear goals and support from international partners, Ukraine has not yet come close to implementation of the reform in oil sector. The priority for now is to define […]

    A powerful roof solar power plant opened in Lviv Oblast

    On September 9, a new solar power plant of LLC Syntez Solar was opened in the town of Boryslav in Lviv Oblast. The power plant consists of two parts – surface and roof – and it is the most powerful in Ukraine. The equipment is furnished with solar modules and invectors of Chinese and German […]

    Auditors found violations in tenders of Ukrgazvydobuvannia

    The off-schedule inspection conducted by the internal audit of NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine revealed a series of violations in tenders on the part of Ukrgazvydobuvannia. It is reported in the article “Love me tender: how Groysman uses procurements of Ukrgazvydobuvannia against Kobolev“. Among them – the tender of 2016 for purchasing slabs for paving ways […]

    Local authorities underfinance the housing and utilities sector – Zubko

    UAH 124 billion – these are budget revenues of local self-governments for 8 months of the current year, which is UAH 28 billion more than in the previous year. At the same time, the housing and utilities sector financing volumes for preparing for the heating season amount to UAH 3.5 billion. It was reported during […]

    Experts presented the agenda for energy reforms for the government by the end of the year

    The agenda of reforms was formed following the results of monitoring of the implementation by Ukraine of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in the energy and environment areas for June-August 2017. Experts from the public organization “DIXI GROUP”, Civil Network OPORA, All-Ukrainian Public Organization “Energy Association of Ukraine”, Resource and Analysis Center “Society and Environment”, and […]

    The Government announced three ships with anthracite

    Three ships with grade “A” power generating coal will arrive to Ukraine at the Pivdennyi port from September 8 to 12. This was told by the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Kistion during the Government session, reports Ukrinform. “From September 8 to 12 we will have the peak of supply of grade “A” power generating […]

    One more supervisory board member left Naftogaz

    The supervisory board member of Naftogaz of Ukraine, independent director Charles Proctor resigns his office through the absence of support of the corporate governance reform on the part of the government. The supervisory board member of Naftogaz of Ukraine, independent director Charles Proctor notified the Supervisory Board of his decision to resign his office on […]

    The EU prolonged sanctions against Russia

    On Wednesday, the European Union prolonged personal restrictive measures against Russian, Crimean officials, members of terrorist organizations within the ORDLO, including the inner circle of the RF President Vladimir Putin. The respective decision was adopted on Wednesday by the Committee of Permanent Representatives in the European Union (COREPER), reports Ukrinform. The restrictive measures which will be […]

    In August Ukrainians took “warm” loans for more than 400 millions

    Once the “warm loans” program started working to the full extent, its popularity level has sharply increased. About 6 thousand households raised UAH 403 million for energy efficient measures during the month. As a comparison, the volume of the obtained loans amounted to UAH 68-130 million in the previous months. Moreover, for the first time […]