The company Ukrgazvydobutok (part of Smart Energy Vadim Novinsky) said about stopping production as it has received notification of the suspension of special permits for subsoil use from the State service of Geology and subsoil of Ukraine (Gosgeonedra). This is stated in the press service of Smart Energy.
On 17 November the company Ukrgazvydobutok received an official letter from Gosgeonedra that she was informed about the existence of the order No. 474 dated October 30, 2017, which shall suspend the special permit for subsoil use.
The company said that the decision was made based on the results of unscheduled inspection carried out in September of this year.
“Comments Gosgeonedr, which became the reason for suspension of the special permit were unfounded. Previously Ukrgazvydobutok has already provided public service detailed justification for the lack of violations”, – stated in the message.
Ukrgazvydobutok is one of the gas suppliers in Kharkiv city ring. The company’s share in the total volume is 10% or 300 thousand cubic meters per day. Just 10 months 2017 the company’s gross production CHAO Ukrgazvydobutok amounted to nearly 100 million cubic meters of gas.
“Stability during the heating season in Kharkiv is now under question. If the company is restored in the near future, in connection with the projected cold “underheating” can get all the cities,” says Smart Energy.
Recall, November 10, representatives of the SFS at the initiative of the Prosecutor General’s office raided gas companies in the Smart Energy, at the Central office and the homes of its top managers. Investigative actions were carried out in the cities of Kharkov and Kiev and in Poltava region.
Group of companies Smart Energy is part of Smart Holding implements projects in the field of exploration and industrial development of deposits of hydrocarbons, and alternative energy.
Oil and gas business Smart Energy represented gas production company Ukrgazvydobutok PJSC (Kharkiv region) and public British company Regal Petroleum with assets in the Poltava and Kharkiv regions (the company Prom-Energo Product).