The secretariat of the European Energy Community will decide on the certification of a new operator of the gas transmission system (GTS) of Ukraine, which was separated in the process of unbundling the company GTS Operator on December 26. Andriy Kobolev, the head of the Naftogaz said this during the fifth quarterly meeting "Final countdown to the unbundling", 112.ua reports.
According to him, also before this date, National Commission for State Regulation of Energy and Public Utilities will approve the tariffs at which the new operator of the Ukrainian gas transmission system will work next year.
“The decision on certification of the GTS Operator is expected on December 26. So, on December 26, we are awaiting approval by the tariff regulator at which the GTS Operator will work from next year,”- Kobolev said.
As we reported, the possibility of signing of the contract for the transit of the natural gas with Russian Gazprom from January 1, 2020, is very low