Ukraine's Cabinet eases procedure for subsoil use to attract investors The government's goal is to create more transparent conditions and reduce the administrative burden on investors.
12:20, 20 February 2020
Ukraine's government unhappy with Naftogaz's production strategy – economy minister The Cabinet of Ministers is looking into the causes behind the failure of the government's 20/20 Program.
18:59, 07 February 2020
Too much coal left unsold, industry needs reform – energy minister The load on heat generation and the demand for energy production with the use of coal have shrunk in Ukraine.
12:40, 07 February 2020
Signing Russia-Ukraine gas transit contract allows 20% gas price cut for Ukrainians – energy minister In January, wholesale gas price for households was UAH 4.65 per cubic meter or US$0.19.
12:20, 07 February 2020
Ukraine to get US$15 bln from Russian gas transit within five years – energy minister In total, Ukraine will get about US$18 billion in five-year term, including US$3 billion in cash before the New Year.
20:29, 24 December 2019
Ukrainian President's Office says final agreement reached in gas talks with Russia, EU Details will be announced on Saturday, December 21.
21:20, 20 December 2019
Ukraine, Russia reach "agreement in principle" on gas transit The protocol is yet to be approved in Ukrainian and Russian capitals before the signing of the final agreement.
22:25, 19 December 2019
Ukraine's Cabinet to change CEOs of strategic state-run enterprises – energy minister According to the minister, only qualified specialists would participate in the competitions.
11:34, 03 December 2019
Energy minister: Without gas transit, Ukraine's GTS may face problems in Feb-March Orzhel hopes Ukraine will smoothly pass the current heating season.
16:15, 02 December 2019
Ukraine's energy minister names date for another round of gas talks with EU, Russia The Ukrainian and European sides are ready to hold the negotiations at any time.
15:07, 02 December 2019
Ukraine energy minister admits possibility of restoring direct gas supplies from Russia – Hromadske Direct gas supplies were a condition Russia put forward for extending the gas transit contract, Orzhel says.
17:00, 01 December 2019
Energy ministry says to close down loss-making state-owned coal mines The Minister noted that 3 million tonnes of coal produced by state-run mines cannot cover wage costs.
10:20, 26 November 2019
Ukraine's energy minister calls Gazprom's conditions on gas transit unacceptable Orzhel hopes for reaching an agreement with Russia on gas transit from next year.
10:48, 20 November 2019
Ukraine, Russia may sign gas transit deal in late December: minister – media Russia wants to strike a short-term deal while Ukraine is seeking a long-term agreement to guarantee supply to its own consumers.
16:06, 05 November 2019
Energy minister explains why Ukraine rejects Russia's "package offer" on gas transit Ukraine at trilateral gas transit talks stands against discussing direct gas supplies along with the arbitration settlement between Gazprom and Naftogaz.
11:30, 29 October 2019
Cabinet may approve Naftogaz unbundling model before next stage of gas talks with Russia The energy minister notes that Ukraine has a solution.
10:40, 12 September 2019
Ukraine's new energy, environmental protection minister sets priorities for energy sector Orzhel plans to set up a competitive oil and gas market, introduce the latest technologies in production, and develop new oil and gas fields across the country.
16:20, 09 September 2019