Kiev may not be able to attract financing for gas injection into storage under the ground to the extent provided by the gas balance of the country for 2015.
about it has told on Thursday on a press-conferences the chief Advisor to the head of the organization "Naftogaz of Ukraine" Sergey Alekseenko, reports news Agency.
according to him, Kiev conducts dialogues on this issue with international financial organizations such As the world Bank, the European Bank for restoration and development, the international Finance Corporation." The work in this plan is carried out, the dialogues are rather tense. There is no assurance that we will be able to enter into these contracts to Finance the purchase of gas in time in order to provide the desired gas purchases As stipulated by the gas balance, " said Alekseenko. According to his statement, " one of the projects, which provides advanced payment for the purchase of gas, involves the delivery of gas to Ukraine international trader and storage of gas in underground storage ". In the Ministry of energy and coal industry of the country first claimed for the new heating season Ukraine plans to have about 19 billion cubic meters of gas. As said today at a press conference the head of the organization "Ukrtransgaz" Igor Prokopiv, now in storage out of the country there are about eleven, 6 billion cubic meters of gas. We will add that at the end of June planned trilateral meeting on gas by representatives of Ukraine, Russia and the EU. Ukraine until not filed a formal request for the provision of discounts on gas supplies from Russia. According to head the Ministry of energy, on this topic as long as there has been talk, but everything remains at the level of speculation. Along with this, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the current drop in oil prices, Moscow cannot provide Ukraine still a discount on gas