Political scientist claims oligarch Akhmetov behind acting energy minister Fesenko says Buslavets attracted a lot of attention and became "toxic, carrying a strong and potential risk" over her activity.
16:59, 17 June 2020
Ukraine's MP claims oligarch Akhmetov stands behind acting energy minister Buslavets lobbies the interests of the monopolist, destroying the county's nuclear power industry in favor of thermal generation, Geo Leros says.
16:40, 10 June 2020
Crisis in energy sector: Ukrainian TPPs generate more energy than NPPs in spring, first time on record
13:40, 28 May 2020
Zelensky rejects green energy memo monopolists tried to slip – media If approved, the new rules would be devastating to many Ukrainians.
16:00, 26 May 2020
Ukrainian MP elaborates on why Ukraine pays one of world's highest feed-in tariffs Lawmakers will demand the resignation of acting Energy Minister Olha Buslavets.
14:50, 19 May 2020
Ukrainian MP explains why Cabinet switches from low-cost nuclear power to expensive electricity Their power rates differ drastically.
13:10, 08 May 2020
Row looming in Ukrainian energy sector as three nuclear units set to be shut down in favor of renewables Ex-deputy hints at the suggestion that the acting energy minister is acting in the interests of Ukrainian mogul Rinat Akhmetov, who owns massive solar stations.
12:40, 29 April 2020
Akhmetov's fortune tumbles by 80% over past seven years – Bloomberg This is one of the largest declines tracked by the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.
16:46, 24 April 2020
Forbes' billionaires ranking includes six Ukrainians, Akhmetov slides by more than 600 positions His fortune is estimated at US$2.4 billion.
11:40, 08 April 2020
Akhmetov's DTEK Skhidenergo halts payments for gas withdrawn for Luhansk TPP In total, Akhmetov's DTEK owes over US$57.7 million to Ukraine's government.
15:57, 23 March 2020
Government reshuffle comes at untimely moment for Ukraine – media The key priority of the new government should be to ensure macroeconomic stability, continue co-operation with the IMF, and boost FDI.
14:40, 04 March 2020
Akhmetov buys posh villa on French Riviera – media The mansion was acquired from drinks maker Campari, documents say.
20:30, 27 January 2020
OCCRP: Before campaigning for Trump, Manafort plotted to rig Ukraine telecoms deal, leaked emails show Manafort and the Liovochkin siblings lost no time in planning deals to capitalize on Yanukovych's 2010 victory, according to thousands of emails leaked to OCCRP that document a decade of correspondence between those three and others.
09:00, 05 November 2019
RFE/RL: Ukraine opens antitrust probe into billionaire Akhmetov's electricity producer DTEK said the accusation was groundless, calling the probe "an artificial administrative intervention in market competition."
13:59, 08 October 2019
Zelensky invites Ukrainian oligarchs to help rebuild Donbas (Video) He has already met with three Ukrainian oligarchs.
12:15, 21 June 2019
Ukraine's antitrust watchdog rejects Energoatom's claim on "Rotterdam Plus" formula Despite the different rate of tariff growth for different electricity producers, the AMCU concluded that there was "no negative impact of Resolution No. 289 on economic competition."
15:40, 14 May 2019
Kyiv's appeals court upholds decision not to return Akhmetov's Ukrtelecom to state ownership The relevant decision was made on February 26.
12:43, 27 March 2019
Tycoon Akhmetov's DTEK sells electricity in Ukraine at higher prices than in Hungary – media The group has virtually monopolized electricity exports, as it controls both coal mining and coal-fired power plants, which sell electricity abroad.
15:10, 13 March 2019
Forbes World's Billionaires 2019 list includes seven Ukrainians Tycoon Akhmetov climbed by 62 positions at once over the year.
12:00, 06 March 2019