«Naftogaz» offers since October to raise gas prices for population

National joint stock company Naftogaz of Ukraine expects to increase gas prices for the population from October 2017, a proposal submitted for discussion in the government on July 19, according to «Ukrainian news».

Financial plan of the NJSC «Naftogaz of Ukraine» for 2017 provided by the increase in the price of gas for the population since October by 18.84%, or 931 UAH per thousand cubic meters. The new price of gas will be 5 thousand 873 UAH per thousand cubic meters without value added tax.

According to the financial plan, the selling price of natural gas to consumers in respect of which the government has a special obligation, in particular, to the public until October 1, 2017 in line with the current rates, and from October 1, increased by nearly 19%.

The sales prices of natural gas to consumers, which are not installed spacebattles are established by companies on their own, unless a separate decision by the Cabinet.

31 may Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman denied the government’s intention to raise the price of gas from 1 October. «I heard information that the government plans to raise the price of gas is up to 8,5 thousand UAH. I want to emphasize that this in no way corresponds to reality. This is an absolute lie», – said the Prime Minister.

12 may about raising gas prices for consumers, referring to the decision of the Cabinet, in his Facebook said the ex-Minister of housing and communal services of Ukraine Oleksiy Kucherenko.

According to the decree of Cabinet of Ministers from 1 may Ukraine reduced social norms on the use of thermal energy, electricity and gas, which expect the amount of subsidies for the population.

«Naftogaz» offers since October to raise gas prices for population 19.07.2017

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