Ukraine today is to minimize the consumption of natural gas from Russia, using a day Usually about 10 million cubic meters, taking the same amount every day from their stores, told reporters on the last working day of the week in Brussels, the head of Ministry of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn.
"We are on today, the volume of gas consumption from Russia minimized consumed somewhere Usually 10 million cubic meters daily, a selection of our stores also at the level of 10 million.. We quite simply can replace this volume with its own gas from storages can take more. For this reason, in principle, need to purchase from Gazprom At the moment there is no time, It is in principle two sides understand, " said Demchyshyn.
according to him, today in Ukrainian storage left 7, 8 billion cubic meters of gas." This is at least two times greater than the critical level for the system, " - said the Minister.
A new twist on an old theme was designated on February 19." Naftogaz of Ukraine halted gas supplies in the Donbass, explaining that "critical damage" pipelines." Gazprom has decided the issue, using canned gas metering station and just a couple of hours, the Ukrainian side suddenly said restored pipe and resumed gas supply to the region.
on the subsequent day of the event continued to grow, but the situation became clearer. So, Naftogaz says that resumed gas supply in the region. Commissioners of Donbass gas flows specifically from Gazprom through the southern border with the Russian Federation (GIS "Platoo" and "Prokhorovka" )." Gazprom argues that the flow of gas through Platova " and "Prokhorovka" agreed with the Ukrainian side. Read more in the article ""