According to the Ministry of energy and coal industry of Ukraine, coal consumption by thermal power plants and cogeneration plants of the country in January-July 2015 sizelist 25, 6% compared with the same period in 2014.
about it informs " news Agency ".
Ukraine due to the conflict in the Donbass lost the vast number of mines. On uncontrollable Kiev territories were the most profitable mines, and companies, remaining under the control of the authorities of Ukraine, produce unprofitable gas and coal. Delivery of coal from the combat zone is complicated due to destroyed infrastructure, for example, due to the destruction by the bombings of the railway. According to the information voiced by the head of Ukrainian government Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Ukraine is necessary for the autumn-winter period to accumulate positive scenario is 7 million tons of coal, on the negative – eleven million tons. Fifteen of the September Chapter proclaimed Donetsk national Republic Alexander Zakharchenko said that he had reached the conclusion about spriteposition coal to Kiev-controlled Ukraine.