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Naftogaz asks to develop a plan of action in case of stop of the gas transit

Нафтогаз просит разработать план действий на случай остановки транзита газаHolding asked to solve some problems on gas transit at the meeting of the national security Council.

At the same time, a significant part of the letter devoted to the problem of the delayed implementation of the plan of unbundling Naftogaz, which the company associated with Gazprom’s position: he refuses to renew the existing transit contract with the new operator GTS, which is created to replace the Ukrtransgaz.

“Neither the European Commission nor the national Commission did not take real steps to change the situation. So, recent investigation of the European Commission on the issue of a violation by Gazprom of competition law ignored the arguments that Gazprom’s actions in Ukraine have an impact on the EU market”, – said in the letter.

In this regard, the NAC requested to bring relevant information to the attention of the Council, who in turn will instruct the government “to amend the restructuring plan for Naftogaz, approved by the resolution of Cabinet of Ministers no 496 dated July 1, 2016.

The Naftogaz of Ukraine insists on the need to take on the national security Council decision, which the Cabinet will be tasked to develop a plan of action in case of complete absence of gas transit through the territory of Ukraine.

The Naftogaz letter dated August 22. According to the newspaper, the government responded to it two months later – on October 11, the issues raised by the NAC, had been addressed for the study on the national Commission and the Ministry of energy, after which an agreed position can be presented at NSDC.

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