Ukrainian side proposed the European Commission to be held in early 2018 the forum about the possibilities of using Ukrainian gas transportation system (GTS) in the context of ensuring the energy security of Europe, said President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko at a press conference at the summit Ukraine – EU on 13 July in Kiev, the correspondent of «GORDON».
«There is the intention of the European gas transportation operators in the joint modernization and operation of Ukrainian gas transportation system and storage facilities. We invited the Commission to hold the 2018 conference, an international forum on the prospects of use of gas transport system of Ukraine», – said Poroshenko.
He also announced the intention to soon sign the Verkhovna Rada adopted the draft law «On energy efficiency Fund».
«We have a dynamic development in the direction of strengthening the energy front. The EU reaffirmed their readiness in principle to support the energy efficiency Fund of Ukraine, and we have adopted this law. And soon I’m going to sign it,» – said Poroshenko.
The Verkhovna Rada adopted in the second reading and in whole draft law№4941-d on energy efficiency on 22 June.
Kiev invited the Commission to hold a forum about the use of Ukraine’s GTS for Europe’s energy security – Poroshenko 13.07.2017