"As part of the emergency assistance agreement, Belarus began supplying electricity with a capacity of 500 MW into the power system of Ukraine at 14:00 on November 2," the statement said.
It is noted that the Ukrainian side requested the supplies. It is not long-term commercial contracts, except for those concluded earlier.
The supplies will continue until 21:00.
Recently, the Chairman of parliamentary Committee on Energy and Housing and Communal Services MP from Servant of the People Andriy Gerus declared that the import of electric power from the Russian Federation and Belarus will stop from November 1.
On March 6, Yury Vitrenko declared that in 2022 Ukraine plans to separate the power system from Russia and Belarus. According to him, synchronization with ENTSO-E will also ensure the de-monopolization of the electricity market in Ukraine and help implement effective transparent European rules and procedures.