In Ukraine will create a new transmission system operator

In Ukraine will create a new transmission system operator

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The decision on the establishment of a new company must make at the end of November.

In the framework of the reorganization of “Naftogaz of Ukraine” the Cabinet until the end of November will decide on the creation of a new operator of the gas transportation company – PJSC “Main gas pipelines of Ukraine”.

“In the framework of the working group we have reviewed the restructuring plan of “Naftogaz” specified elements of the plan, actualized the task because some tasks are long gone. We must receive all these documents. The reform of “Naftogaz” – is a commitment that Ukraine has taken on in the framework of the Third energy package (EU), and we have to perform. I think that within a month the government will adopt and update a plan of restructuring “Naftogaz”, and the documents necessary for the formation of PJSC “Trunk pipelines of Ukraine”,– said Deputy Prime Minister-Minister Vladimir Kistion, quoted by the press service of the Cabinet.

We will remind, the French energy giant Engie (former GDF Suez group) announced that starting business in Ukraine. The company has entered into an agreement with the “Ukrtransgaz” regarding the transportation and storage of gas in Ukraine.