The head of "Naftogaz of Ukraine" Andriy KOBOLEV expects the price of Russian gas for Ukraine in the fourth quarter will amount to 227, 36 dollars per thousand cubic meters.
"Discount floating, it captures the calories. If this discount to apply, the final cost of gas during the entire 4th quarter will be stable, regardless of the calorie content would be 227, 36 USD per thousand cubic meters ", - said Korolev, RIA " Novosti ". First, the Russian government adopted a decree according to which the price for gas for Kiev in the fourth quarter with the discount will be about 227, 36 dollars for 1 thousand cubic meters. On the first day of the week the Head of Ministry of energy of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn said that Kyiv plans this winter to buy from Gazprom only 2 billion cubic meters of gas, the rest – be purchased in the European Union.