Advertising

Yanukovych: Ukraine to implement program to diversify energy supplies

Author: Interfax-Ukraine All articles by this author

More about Interfax-Ukraine


Jan. 31, 2012 22:04
215 159
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych
Photo by president.gov.ua
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has said it is important for Ukraine to diversify its energy supplies, the presidential press service has reported.
"We have adopted a program for energy conservation and the diversification of gas supplies to Ukraine, and its substitution with other energy sources," Yanukovych told reporters in Kirovohrad on Tuesday.

He added that the issue concerned, in particular, the replacement of gas with electricity and coal.

In this context, Yanukovych drew attention to the importance of the development of the coal and chemicals industries.
Tags:


215 159

The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively public debate through the Disqus system. Criticism is fine, but stick to the issues. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks will be removed from the site. The Kyiv Post will ban flagrant violators. If you think that a comment or commentator should be banned, please flag the offending material.

comments powered by Disqus

Read more in {{sectionName}} section

All in {{sectionName}} section

SUBSCRIBE TO KYIV POST NEWSLETTERS