President Zelensky says coal, electricity imports need to be limitedHe proposes only those types of coal that are not produced in Ukraine could be bought abroad.
16:55, 25 February 2020
SBU asked to verify information on Centrenergo's coal purchase from occupied DonbasIf the facts are confirmed, the Trade Union asks the SBU to take urgent measures to stop the corruption scheme and punish its organizers.
22:28, 07 August 2019
Ukraine sees 9.2% reduction in coal production in first four months of 2019State-owned coal mines alone reduced coal production by 18.6%.
12:58, 31 May 2019
Reuters Exclusive: Coal deal showcases lack of transparency in UkrainePolice are now probing Volynvuhillia over the non-payment of UAH 5.9 million ($220,000) in salaries from July 15 to September 5, 2018.
13:20, 25 March 2019
Ukrainian miner killed in accident 500m below surfaceThe Nadiia Mine employee died as a result of a cave-in.
19:40, 24 March 2019
Miners in "LPR" protesting against wage arrears "stripped, forced to dig holes"The organizers of the strike were shortly fired.
21:45, 19 November 2018
Ukraine cuts coal output by 5% since year's startUkraine produced nearly 25 million tonnes of thermal and coking coal over the period under review.
18:40, 01 October 2018
Poroshenko enacts law on US$50 mln in coal mines' subsidiesThe law also extends the list of sources of funding under this budget program.
10:00, 18 August 2018
Oil, gas condensate output in Ukraine grows by 0.1% in H1Over the period under review, production of coal in Ukraine shrank by 0.1% y-o-y, to 16.5 million tonnes.
10:52, 18 July 2018
Occupied Horlivka residents getting poisoned by methane from flooded idle wells - NGOThe local environmental situation in the town of Horlivka of Donetsk region has become menacing.
14:20, 05 July 2018
Ukraine's government obliges state coal mines to spend 70% of revenue on wage debt repaymentThis measure is expected to help eliminate wage debts owed to coal miners.
18:57, 04 April 2018
Some 36 coal mines in occupied Donbas completely, partially flooded – expert<p>Ukrainian expert Dmytro Averin says about 36 coal mines in the occupied Donbas in eastern Ukraine have been completely or partially flooded and are not subject to further use.</p>
19:10, 04 December 2017
Cabinet simplifies procedure for unprofitable state coal mines’ liquidation<p>Ukraine's Cabinet of Ministers has adopted a resolution permitting the liquidation of unprofitable state-owned coal mines without their withdrawal from the list of existing coal mining enterprises, which will reduce the time and costs for such mines’ liquidation, the Ukrainian Energy and Coal Industry Ministry's press service posted on Facebook.</p>
16:00, 13 April 2017