The defense is preparing for the launch of the new energy market

В Укрэнерго готовятся к запуску нового энергорынка

From 1 July in Ukraine should become a new electricity market

To resolve the problematic issues associated with the tight timeframe to prepare for the launch of the electricity market, it is necessary to hold a meeting, the company says.

Ukrenergo is preparing for the introduction of the new electricity market from 1 July.

As soobshaet in the company letter, published on Tuesday, June 11, people’s deputies Alexander Dombrovsky, Ukrenergo invites government representatives for the joint meeting. In particular, the letter sent to the head of the Verkhovna Rada Andrei Parubiy, Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman and Chairman of the National Commission, carrying out state regulation in spheres of power and utilities (NKREKU) Oksana Krivenko.

“Taking into account the short time frame that remains for solving these problems (introduction of the new electricity market scheduled for 1 July 2019), I propose to hold a joint meeting with your participation and with the participation of the nkreku to discuss and resolve these issues”, – wrote the head of Ukrenergo Vsevolod Kovalchuk.

As you know, new electricity market model should be introduced from 1 July.

June 5, the Cabinet of Ministers adopted the necessary decisions to implement the market. Groysman assured that the market will be launched on time, and the tariffs for the population will not grow.

In turn, President Vladimir Zelensky introduced to the Verkhovna Rada the bill which offers to postpone the launch of the electricity market for the year.

Note, the launch of the new electricity market is a condition of the program of Ukraine’s cooperation with IMF, as well as providing macro-financial assistance from the EU.


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