The first batch of anthracite coal to come to Ukraine on August 20-21. This was announced by the Minister of Energy and Coal Industry Igor Nasalyk.
"We decided that the formula with the 1370 UAH provides an opportunity to purchase anthracite coal from other sources. On August 20-21 a first ship from an alternative to Donbas coal awill arrive oin Ukraine," - he said.
According to "Interfax-Ukraine", Nasalyk also announced that he signed an order on reconstruction of two blocks Zmiev thermoelectric power station to shift them from anthracite coal to gas group coal. According to him 170 million hryvnia will be allocated for this.
Recall that earlier the Minister signed an agreement on the construction of dry SNF storage in the Chernobyl zone.