The Cabinet of Ministers at today’s meeting, October 11, has not approved the price of natural gas for the population and moved the adoption of this decision at the next meeting, UNIAN reports.
The Cabinet was going to take a change in decree No. 187 on 22 March 2017 proposed by the Ministry of energy and coal industry.
As reported, the energy Ministry has submitted to Cabinet a draft resolution, which amends the formula for calculating the cost of gas for the population and Teplokommunenergo. The purpose of the document is to prevent an increase in prices during the heating season 2017-2018.