Showing posts with label reverse gas import. Show all posts
Showing posts with label reverse gas import. Show all posts

Monday, April 28, 2014

Ukraine, Slovakia Sign Memorandum on Reverse Gas Deliveries

Ukraine and Slovakia have signed a memorandum allowing for the start of reverse gas deliveries from Europe through Slovakia, acting Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk told reporters Monday.
“Ukraine has just signed with Slovakia, namely with Slovak Transit Company Eustream, a memorandum on the cooperation in the energy field , which stipulates the start of reverse natural gas supplies through the territory of Slovakia,” Yatsenyuk said.
“According to this memorandum, if all parties meet the terms of the [mentioned] memorandum, we will be able to receive 8 billion cubic meters of gas per year,” he added.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Slovakia, Ukraine and EU hold talks on reverse gas flow

Talks about technical and legal aspects of the preparation for the reverse gas flow from west Europe to Ukraine are to be continued, Slovak Economy Minister Tomas Malatinsky said on Tuesday.

He made the remarks after a meeting with Ukrainian Energy and Coal Industry Minister Yuri Prodan, European Commission officials and representatives of infrastructure companies Eustream and Ukrtransgaz in the border town Velke Kapusany.

"The trilateral talks between the European Commission, Slovak and Ukrainian sides are not completed yet. I'd say that now we find ourselves in the mid-phase," Malatinsky said.

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Price of gas for Ukraine set at $485 per 1,000 cubic meters. -Naftogaz's debt is estimated at more than $2.2 billion

The price of gas for Ukraine is set at $485 per 1,000 cubic meters as of April 2014, Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller said. Gazprom is concerned by the substantial decrease in reserves of active gas stored underground in Ukraine, the Russian gas giant said after a Thursday meeting in Moscow between its CEO Alexei Miller and the head of Ukraine's national oil and gas company Naftogaz Ukrainy, Andrei Kobolev.

"In this connection, the need for its replenishment to meet domestic needs next winter is rising and, accordingly, [the necessity of] Naftogaz meeting its obligations as to uninterrupted Russian gas transit to Europe," the company said.

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Ukraine looks forward to reverse gas flow from Slovakia. - Ukraine has failed to meet its commitments to pay its 2013 gas debt

Kiev hopes Slovakia is capable of pumping through 20 bln cubic meters of gas as the price of EU gas is lower than Russia’s.

Ukraine is looking forward to a political decision by the EU to start reverse gas supplies from Slovakia, parliament-appointed Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said Wednesday.
“Slovakia and its gas operators have all technical resources in place to start reserve gas flows. All they need is a final 'go-ahead',” Yatsenyuk told Dragon Capital Investor Conference.

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Ukraine ready to import reverse gas at price not above Russian gas fee

“We are prepared to buy gas from any company that will offer the lowest price,” Chairman of Naftogaz Board Andrey Kobolev says.

Ukrainian national joint stock company Naftogaz Ukrainy is prepared to buy natural gas that will be delivered to the country in the reverse mode from European countries to Ukraine, Chairman of Naftogaz Board Andrey Kobolev told a news conference on Tuesday.
“We are prepared to buy gas from any company that will offer the lowest price,” he said. Kobolev noted that the maximum price at which Naftogaz was prepared to buy fuel was the imported Russian gas price.

EL News