The state service of Geology and subsoil returned to the company Golden derrick (Kyiv), which previously belonged to former energy Minister Eduard Stavytskyi, now controlled by Russian businessman Pavel fux, at least five special permits to develop gas fields in Ukraine. This is stated in the orders of the state Geology.
Five orders of 22 August of this year became available for viewing only in the evening of 10 October. 11 orders issued on the same day, still closed.
The state service of Geology returned to the Golden derrick licenses to develop the following areas:
- South Switanowski gas field in Poltava region (164,2 sq. km);
- Vilshanska area with reserves of shale gas in Poltava region (136,5 sq. km);
- Roofshingle natural gas field in Poltava region (164,5 sq. km);
- Florivska-jubilee gas area in the Poltava region (472,1 sq. km);
- Gulakowski shale gas deposits in the Poltava region (of 119.8 sq km).
Excluding the five licenses Golden derrick owns valid licenses to develop three oil and gas fields in the Dnieper-Donetsk depression – Novo-Dykanka, Popasnyansky-Samara, and North-Peresypkinsky.
Golden derrick, a controversial company, which was previously controlled by Edward stawicki. Now, according to Economic truth, share Stavisky moved to large Russian businessman, the founder of developer company MosCityGroup Pavel Fuks.
Fuchs is known that buying assets that formerly belonged to the entourage of Viktor Yanukovych. Now the Russian businessman controls a DV oil and gas company that owns the CHP eskhar Kharkiv region. Previously, this station belonged to the entourage of the leader of the opposition bloc Yuriy Boyko.
As reported in the times of Yanukovych, Golden derrick was the largest licensee in the gas industry. It owned about 30 permits for exploration and production of hydrocarbons in different regions of the country.
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March-April 2010 to December 2014, the company received approximately 28 licenses and approvals (from local authorities) to develop oil and gas sites.
Such success of media associated with the lobbying company’s business two former Ministers Eduard Stavitsky and Mykola Prysiazhniuk, who were called the main beneficiaries of Golden derrick. 33% stake in the company owned by the state of NAK Nadra of Ukraine.