The French company Engie started to supply gas to Ukraine

From 1 January 2017, the French company Engie started to supply gas to Ukraine.

About it reports a press-service of «Ukrtransgaz».

So, in the Ukrainian gas transportation system has received 3.9 million cubic meters of fuel. Every day the company supplies gas in the amount of 0.4 million cubic meters.

Gas is imported from Poland.

Previously PJSC «Ukrtransgaz» received permission to extend the agreement with CJSC «Gaztranzit» in the transportation of Russian gas. An additional agreement provides for an increase in transportation volumes to 20.5 million cubic meters.

PJSC «Ukrtransgaz» received from the sole shareholder of PJSC «Naftogaz of Ukraine» consent to transactions. The cost of transport will be UAH 15,131 million.

We will remind, in October 2016, it was reported that Ukraine gave the French company the Engie the ability to store gas in the domestic gas storage facilities. As reported in the press service of the government of Ukraine, the relevant agreement was reached and embodied in the agreement between the Engie and the Ukrainian state holding «Ukrtransgaz», signed in the framework of the Ukrainian-French business forum in Paris.

Engie (formerly GDF Suez) is the major French electricity and gas company with headquarters in Paris and an annual turnover of about 60 billion euros. The main owner of the company – the government of France (35,7%), the free float is about 57% of the shares.

The company operates in the field of generation, transmission and supply of electricity, production, transportation and delivery of natural gas, as well as in the field of alternative energy sources. Engie opened recently in the Ukraine subsidiary, which task will be the development of business of the parent company on the Ukrainian market.

The French company Engie started to supply gas to Ukraine 12.01.2017

Январь 12th, 2017 by
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