Ukrtransgaz and the Polish pipeline operator Gaz-System agreed to increase the capabilities of the gas supply to Ukraine from the Polish direction since September 1. The press service of the Gaz-System reported this.
In connection with this, 250 000 cubic meters of gas per hour will be supplied through the gas measuring station Germanovitse since September 1 until April 30, 167 000 cubic meters of gas per hour will be supplied since May 1 until August 31. The free through capacity will be offered at the auctions.
The reservation of the through capacity will be accessible on the platform of the holding of the auctions of the Gaz-System in accordance with the schedule of holding of the auctions.
Also, the sides agreed to harmonize the products and the instruments of their allocation from both sides of the gas supply system.
Ukraine does not purchase the gas directly from the Russian Gazprom since November 2015 and the gas comes to Ukraine in reverse from Poland, Slovakia and Hungary.