Poland’s successful experience in the gas market brings new opportunities for Ukraine – GTSOU.

Poland’s experience in implementing a plan to phase out Russian gas and diversify natural gas supply sources opens new prospects for it, Ukrinform has reported.  During the participation of a Ukrainian delegation led by Minister of Energy Herman Halushchenko in the P-TECC Business Forum in Poland, both parties discussed opportunities for further cooperation. Today Poland can store natural gas in Ukrainian underground storage facilities to balance the power system during peak loads. In addition, the diversification of supply sources will

Ukraine has accumulated 17 bcm of gas before the heating season

” said Yuriy Vitrenko. “We are now approaching about 19 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas in our storage facilities, maybe even more. We have already exceeded the plan set by the government, which said it should be 17 bcm before the heating season” the head of Naftogaz said in an interview during the YES Brainstorming forum. According to Vitrenko, in 2016-18, Ukraine started the heating season with approximately 16 bcm in underground storage.