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Kiev mayor demands resumption of gas supplies to thermal plants in full

Naftogaz CEO Andriy Kobolev earlier said that Ukraine might be short of about 6 billion cu m of natural gas this winter because of a lack of agreements with Russia
Kiev Mayor Vitaly Klitschko ITAR-TASS/Maxim Nikitin
Kiev Mayor Vitaly Klitschko
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KIEV, July 16. /ITAR-TASS/. Kiev Mayor Vitaly Klitschko demanded from the Ukrainian government on Wednesday to resume natural gas supplies to the Ukrainian capital’s thermal power plants in full to ensure hot water supplies for the city’s residents. The Kiev administration received an urgent instruction from Ukrainian Energy and Coal Industry Minister Yuriy Prodan on Tuesday to limit natural gas consumption at the Kiev thermal power plants TETs-5 and TETs-6 to the minimum technological needs of 528,000 cubic meters per day.