Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk had been charged the leadership of the Ministry of energy and coal industry of the country in the disruption of the preparation for the heating season, as well as among them for the purchase of coal for power plants.
"Right now we held a meeting of energy headquarters. I have to state that the Ministry of energy tore the execution of multiple instructions concerning the preparation for the autumn-winter period. In the 1-St of all, the story is about the accumulation of coal ", – the Prime Minister said on the first day of the week during the visit of the special teachings on the state enterprise " Ukrenergo ", UNIAN reports.
Yatsenyuk reminded that the government has allocated the necessary funds for the purchase of fuel, but they weren't used as intended. The head of Ukrainian government asked in a persistent form from Ministerstva of energy and coal industry to fulfill all sounded above the government requirements for the purchase of coal and loading of fuel for Ukrainian power plants." I set the task to the Ministry of energy – before the end of the month base number of accumulation must be done. It's about government organizations, which generate electricity and are required to provide the stability of the Ukrainian energy system ", – said Yatsenyuk. On the first day of the week Ukraine's largest private energy holding DTEK said about recovering from Saturday shipments of coal beyond the control of Kiev Donbass territories. In the organization explained that coal supplies were on the first day of the weekend and Sunday. September 8, Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Valeriy Bosevski said about the restoration of supplies of coal to Ukraine from the territory of Donetsk national Republic. On the same day the Minister of transport DND semen Kuzmenko has denied the statement of Kiev about the restoration of fuel supply, saying that the ban on coal supplies to Ukraine from the Republic remains in force. Before that, the Minister of transport DND said that the authorities DND blocked the supplies of coal to Ukraine, while Kiev decides the circumstances with the prohibition of the supply of fuel to the Republic. In late summer, observers of the OSCE mission said that in the Donbass restored coal supply to the local CHP. Before that Ukraine has resumed the purchase of coal from Russia. 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.