Gazprom ignores the new tariffs for transit via Ukraine — Naftogaz

Russian monopoly Gazprom has so far refused to pay for gas transit via the territory of Ukraine on a new, increased rates. This was stated by Director of business development of the NJSC «Naftogaz of Ukraine» Yuriy Vitrenko on air «Gromadsky. TB».

«As long as they just do not accept new rules of the game, because they realize that they have no legal basis, as provided by the contract change of conditions,» he said.

Vitrenko added that in the new year, given the increase in prices for gas transit, Russian Gazprom should pay about 6.4 billion dollars, that is more than three times more compared with last year.

«The new terms provide that now the conditions are the same for all and they are determined by the regulator. It’s what we demand from «Gazprom» to these new rules took», he said.

Vitrenko also filed substantiation of new tariffs for Gazprom.

«The new tariffs are not just the whim of «Naftogaz». They are defined in the Ukrainian legislation after Ukraine implemented the European energy legislation,» — said Vitrenko.

We will remind, the national Commission for regulation in energy and public utilities predict since April 1, raising the minimum tariff for gas for the population Teplokommunenergo 53% to 5,5 thousand UAH with VAT per thousand cubic meters.

Gazprom ignores the new tariffs for transit via Ukraine — Naftogaz 03.03.2016

Март 3rd, 2016 by
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