Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty: Kyiv turns to 'unconventional' natural gas to wean itself from Gazprom
Jan. 24, 2013, 10:59 a.m. | Ukraine abroad
— by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty
An Employee of Ukrainian gas firm UKRTRANSGAZ checks equipment in the Boyarka village, near Ukrainian capital Kyiv, 03 January 2006.
Kyiv thinks it just might be sitting on
the answer to the problem of reducing Ukraine's energy dependence on
Russia: an estimated 1.2 trillion cubic meters of shale-gas reserves,
the third-largest such deposits in Europe.
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