The economic subgroup of the contact group was able to achieve the resumption of supply of coal to the local CHP, special envoy said the head of the OSCE Martin Sajdik by results of work of the contact group.
according to his statement, "this might be one of the successes of the group's work on economic problems," reports the news Agency.
"We are pleased to announce the restoration of the railway infrastructure on the line Nikitovka – Mayors and Yasinovataya – Skotovataya", - has specified Sidik." because this turned out to restore the supply of coal from the Luhansk region, which is important for thermal power stations that supply electricity and heat to the entire region " – noticed it. According to his statement, the economic sub-group agreed to send in the Donbass " mission specialists on the water supply, providing water to both sides ". It was announced yesterday that Ukraine has resumed its purchases of coal from Russia, it is planned that until the end of August will receive 200 thousand Tons. August 4, Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Valeriy Bosevski said that Kyiv is considering the purchase of coal from Russia, if you are prompted to " reasonable cost ". In the past year the share of Russian coal imports Ukraine amounted to 80%. The price of Russian coal is predicted by experts at the level of 80–85 dollars. According to observers, Ukraine buys coal from DND and LNR. According to the documents it has the ability to be coal from Ukrainian mines, purchased and sold by a Ukrainian company registered in Kyiv. In this case, and mine, and the Company have the opportunity to be within DNR. According to information announced by the head of Ukrainian government Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Ukraine is necessary for the autumn-winter period to accumulate a positive outcome 7 million tons of coal, on negative – eleven million tons.