Ukraine another 14% reduced gas consumption

Украина еще на 14% сократила потребление газа

During the heating season in Ukraine has reduced gas consumption by 2.7 billion cubic meters.

Last heating season, Ukraine in comparison with the past year has reduced gas consumption by 14%, to 16.4 billion cubic meters, the press service of the Saee.

In particular, the population reduced the consumption to 9.6 billion cubic meters from 11.65 billion cubic meters, heat-generating enterprises to 6.38 billion cubic meters from 6.92 billion cubic meters, budget organizations to 0.49 billion cubic meters with 0.53 billion cubic meters.

In the heating season of 2014/2015 years, the volume of gas consumption in the country amounted to 19.1 billion cubic meters.

“Thanks to joint actions of the government, the Saee, the local authorities and most importantly – consumers, over the last two years there is a dynamic reduction in gas consumption by the population, heat-generating enterprises and budgetary organizations”, – stated in the message.

We will note, according to the February data of Naftogaz, during the last two years gas consumption in Ukraine decreased by 31%.

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