Plenipotentiary Commissioner of the Luhansk national Republic in Minsk talks Vladislav Danego said that Ukraine in the heating season can freeze, refusing Donbass coal.
"accumulation of coal, by results of examination of the Kiev government, are currently at a level not more than 50% of the needs for the next season. And this is a critical condition for Ukraine. They have a real chance to freeze, "said Danego, reports RIA" Novosti ".
He noticed that because of the refusal of coal from the territories of the republics, Kiev threatens ordinary citizens of Ukraine." Will not suffer those who come here in the trenches to sit, are those that at home, raise children, grow produce in the fields, the people who do not want this war, who are ready to interact. Here They really have a chance to freeze in this season, as Ukraine is unable to provide for their needs in energy, " drew the attention of the Plenipotentiary representative. Danego said that Kiev is trying to build the procurement of coal from Africa from other regions. According to his statement, this coal is not suitable for use at thermal power plants." Any technical object has its own parameters for the operation. They have two options, either to convert all objects under the use of coal to another type, or to provide them with the coal, there can be used ", - said the Plenipotentiary. According to Danego, all objects adapted to the use of coal from Donbass." If Ukraine is ready to participate in the reconstruction of objects from this assistance we could not refuse, " said Danego. Before the first day of the weekend in the absence of coal Ukraine's largest private energy holding DTEK, controlled by businessman Rinat Akhmetov, has stopped working Prydniprovska TPP. On the last working day of the week the head of Ukrainian government Arseniy Yatsenyuk said about the critical situation in the energy sector of the country, noting that the Ministry of energy and the organization is not ready to supply people warm this winter. On 10 July, the Minister of energy and coal industry of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn said that the completion of preparations for the heating season in Ukraine is not enough resources for the purchase of natural gas and coal. 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.