Ukraine will not have time to transfer the thermal power plant (TPP) with antracitas grade coal to gas coal before the start of the heating season, said the head of Ministry of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn.
"in early February, I stated about the fact that we try part of the block to translate from brand" A "on the mark" G ", that is, with Antracite coal to gas. A deeper analysis of this question showed that translate quickly impossible. For this it is necessary two, and against big money. This work is currently carried out, but the enthusiasm regarding the possibilities of the transfer stations, which operate on anthracite coal, gas, - such confidence is still there. Before this heating season we don't do that, "said Demchyshyn, quoted by RIA" Novosti ". On may 23, Minister of energy of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn said that Ukraine may be, will have to import coal to prepare For the next heating season. First Deputy Minister of energy of Ukraine Oleksandr svetlik said that the warehouses of the largest thermal power plants of Ukraine ended the accumulation of coal, they don't work