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
Monopoly in extraction: MP explains high coal cost in Ukraine Coal is twice as expensive as in Europe, legislator notes.
09:20, 29 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
Ukraine's DTEK to send debt restructuring proposals to creditors – media It is not disclosed how much debt the company wants to restructure.
22:54, 14 April 2020
Reuters: Ukraine's DTEK seeks to restructure some debt due to coronavirus crisis DTEK-Energo is developing proposals for the introduction of a 'standstill' and debt restructuring.
12:30, 29 March 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Akhmetov's DTEK Skhidenergo halts payments for gas withdrawn for Luhansk TPP In total, Akhmetov's DTEK owes over US$57.7 million to Ukraine's government.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
DTEK becomes major importer of electricity to Ukraine in Oct The company has recently announced a halt of electricity production at the Burshtynska energy "island," demanding termination of electricity imports from Russia.
13:20, 26 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
Naftogaz says budget to lose US$11.85 mln from selling cheap gas to DTEK Skhidenergo The company said that coal for the Luhansk TPP should have been purchased and stockpiled in advance.
12:20, 15 August 2019
Ukrenergo names risks of launching electricity market from July 1 The key threat is the accumulation of debt after the launch of the new market's retail segment on January 1, 2019.
20:00, 11 June 2019
Ukraine's antitrust watchdog rejects Energoatom's claim on "Rotterdam Plus" formula Despite the different rate of tariff growth for different electricity producers, the AMCU concluded that there was "no negative impact of Resolution No. 289 on economic competition."
15:40, 14 May 2019
Chinese company accuses Akhmetov's DTEK of fraud The equipment purchased by DTEK is said to be almost half the price of that of Sany.
16:54, 07 May 2019
Tycoon Akhmetov's DTEK sells electricity in Ukraine at higher prices than in Hungary – media The group has virtually monopolized electricity exports, as it controls both coal mining and coal-fired power plants, which sell electricity abroad.
15:10, 13 March 2019
Poroshenko attends event to launch wind farm in Zaporizhia region (Photo, video) The president says such projects demonstrate that investors trust Ukraine.
12:25, 28 February 2019
Ukraine's antitrust agency: DTEK not considered monopolist In December 2018, the AMCU said that DTEK had power in the electricity market, yet it was unable to use it because of state control.
16:13, 31 January 2019
Akhmetov's DTEK Oil&Gas becomes co-owner of Odesaoblenergo In addition, VS Energy has increased its stake in Odesaoblenergo from 31.52% to 51.52%.
11:30, 31 January 2019
Akhmetov's DTEK buys two energy distributors from Russian VS Energy for US$ 250 mln – expert DTEK plans to buy five more regional energy distribution companies from VS Energy.
15:05, 15 January 2019
Electricity price may grow in Ukraine due to rising cost of coal deliveries from Rotterdam The relevant issue is on the agenda of the NEURC meeting to be held on December 14.
15:20, 11 December 2018
Angry Kyiv residents block motorway, rally against blackout in 2 apartment blocks Power cuts were due to the debts accumulated over the past period.
15:40, 31 October 2018