The national Commission for regulation of energy and utilities have announced plans to increase the rate of heat generation by 25% or by UAH 12.5 bn in 2018 About this, referring to the agenda of the national Commission reports to Facebook consumers Association of energy and utilities.
In the materials of NKRAU to the meeting on the revision of the wholesale price of electricity by 2018, which is scheduled for November 23, the price of coal in tariffs will increase from $66/t to $82,4/t
Also the cost of freight (sea transport and transhipment in the port) of coal from the port of Rotterdam in Ukraine, the regulator plans to increase by 28.5% to nearly $19/t.
“Given that next year Ukraine will have burned about 25 million tons of coal, this increase will give the thermal generation of more than $475 million, or more than 12.5 billion UAH. More than 75% of thermal generation owned by the DTEK company of Rinat Akhmetov, not more than 15% control of PJSC Centrenergo, and the rest (less than 10%) – PJSC Donbasenergo”, – have informed in Association.
As earlier reported, the price of coal has proposed to increase the Ministry of energy and coal industry.