To complete the preparation for the heating season in Ukraine is not enough resources for the purchase of natural gas and coal, said the Minister of energy and coal industry Volodymyr demchyshyn.
"To resolve the issue of Ukraine conducts dialogues with international partners To obtain the necessary credits For gas injection, and with the state "Oschadbank" For crediting the purchase of coal, – the press service quoted the words of the Minister in conversation Hromadske. Tv on the Internet representation offices. In addition, According to Demchishin, the haste of the process of privatization "Centrenergo" enhances the probability of the cast to increase tariffs during the heating season. Remember, according to the calculations of the Ukrainian energy Ministry, by winter, the country should stock up on stock of 1, 2–1, 3 million tons of coal. At the moment Ukraine has managed to garner 1, 6 million tons of coal. Eleven June, the state enterprise " Coal of Ukraine ", engaged in the purchase of coal from the state mines and sell it to the power generating companies, asked to admit him bankrupt. Demchyshyn said that 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.