The Minister of energy and coal industry of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn expressed the hope that before the end of September, the country will receive a loan to purchase gas for the winter.
"I am confident that before the end of October, the result will be. I am convinced that Yes (provide funding). Maybe the funds will not be received until the end of September, but I am convinced that understanding will be when we get them, will definitely be in September, "said demchyshyn, reports RIA" Novosti ".
He also said that a trilateral meeting on gas can pass eleven September in Brussels or Vienna."" The eleventh of September… in Brussels or Vienna, I don't know exactly, " said Demchyshyn. Before the last working day of the week the head of Ukrainian government Arseniy Yatsenyuk said that the only option consensus on gas supplies from Russia for next heating season will be the analogue of the triangular package 2014-2015. The European Commission hopes that Ukraine does not fully Fund the purchase of gas on the new winter package. In addition, the Vice-President of the EC in energosoiuz Maros Sefcovic sure that the trilateral agreement on gas between Russia, Ukraine and EU will sign by the end of September. On August 21, the head of Gazprom and Naftogaz Alexey Miller and Andrey Kobelev held dialogues in Minsk, during which discussed the current cooperation organizations and preparation of the Ukrainian organization for the autumn-winter period. Miller also said that Gazprom does not want to pump gas into underground gas storages of Ukraine, which ought to complement 3, 2 billion cubic meters of blue fuel. Russia has concluded winter package with Kiev, giving him a discount and at the time of vacating the rule of "take or pay" (no obligation to purchase data).