Ukraine for the heating season is going to upload in UGS 17 billion cubic meters of gas

Украина к отопительному сезону намерена закачать в ПХГ 17 млрд куб. м газа

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine at today’s meeting decided to form a reserve in the amount of 17 billion cubic meters of gas in underground storages (UGS) to the beginning of the heating season. This was stated by first Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Stepan Kubiv at a press briefing in Kiev, reports “Interfax-Ukraine”.

“This issue is really considered today at session of the government, and debated as necessary conditionally – 17 billion cubic meters (with a focus on the cold winter) or 14 billion cubic meters (with a focus on warm winter)… we should Count on the cold winter. If the gas remains, it will be possible to implement it later,” he said.

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