August 7, 2008
Ukrainian Energy Regulator Approves Gas Delivery Tariff Increase
Excerpt from report by Interfax-Ukraine news agency
Kiev, 7 August: The National Commission for Energy Regulation of Ukraine has revised gas transportation and delivery tariffs for gas distribution organizations at a meeting on Thursday [7 August].
The new tariffs come into force on 1 September 2008.
The average calculated tariff for gas transportation via distribution pipelines will increase by 46.2 per cent, from 55.6 hryvnyas [11.5 dollars] to 81.3 hryvnyas [16.8 dollars] per 1,000 cu.m. (VAT not included).
General tariff for natural gas transportation via pipelines for Ukrainian consumers will grow by 26.7 per cent, to 122 hryvnyas [25.1 dollars] per 1,000 cu.m.
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Originally published by Interfax-Ukraine news agency, Kiev, in Russian 0750 7 Aug 08.
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