The press service of the organization "Ukrtransgaz" has published the reporting data for August: during the month, Ukraine imported from Slovakia to more than 1 billion cubic meters of natural gas.
"in the last month of summer for the needs of Russian customers imported 1, 031 billion cubic meters of natural gas, – specified in the message.– The entire volume of natural gas received by Slovak gas corridor, which successfully operates one calendar year ".
in one year the application of the Slovak gas transportation corridor, Ukraine received 10, 9 billion cubic meters of natural gas, according to the Internet representation of the organization " Ukrtransgaz ", which also features a counter gas supplies from Slovakia, operating in real time." the situation on the morning of 2 September 2015 natural gas for Ukrainian customers is imported from Slovakia in the daily mode 23, 7 million cubic meters ", - is specified in the message of press-service transportation organization. According to the Central dispatching Department of the Ukrainian gas transportation system operator, from January to August this year, according to Slovak route was imported 7, 4 billion cubic meters of natural gas, whereas during the past year the total volume of imported gas to Ukraine from Europe amounted to 5, 1 billion cubic meters. Remember, the first day of the week Gazprom has assessed the prospects for the injection of Ukraine's natural gas in storage under the ground: at the current pace of this process For winter in UGS will be able to upload 16, 8 billion cubic meters of blue fuel (now there 14, 4 billion cubic meters). On July 31, 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. By the beginning of the second half of October Ukraine should have in UGS 18–20 billion cubic meters of gas for the normal passage of winter and the opportunity to purchase imported gas in the winter. Money from the EU will be enough to purchase 4 billion cubic meters of gas at a price of $ 247 per thousand cubic meters. The price has made the initiative of Gazprom in the 3rd quarter of 2015 (with a discount of $ 40), reversible gas costs the same.