Naftogaz of Ukraine has started to conclude contracts for supply of gas to district heating companies for the next heating season without officially published by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine the price of gas. About it reports a press-service of Naftogaz.
“At the conclusion of contracts of delivery of gas for special duties, the company is guided by the requirements of the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine from March 22, 2017 No. 187. According to this decree, Ministry of coal industry prior to July 1, was obliged to rely on a formula and publish the price of gas to these consumers for the period from 1 October 2017 1 April 2018, Despite numerous requests of Naftogaz, the Ministry still did not comply with this decision”, – stated in the message.
In Naftogaz also noted that further delay could lead to failure start of the heating season in October.
“Naftogaz is forced to use when Contracting with teploproizvoditelnosti the price of gas, which is fixed as of 1 April 2017, although its level does not match the calculated resolution No. 187 and indicators of the revenue part of the approved financial plan of the company for 2017 In this regard, the agreements signed with teploproizvoditelnosti, fixed obligations of the parties in determining the government of the other prices to accept the new price as required,” added the company.
Previously, Naftogaz has appealed to the Ministry of energy and coal industry with a request to publish the price of gas for the population for the new heating season.