Tag: Ukrtransgaz

Risk for gas transit to Europe via Ukraine is very high – Region, 3 November 2016

Deputy CEO of the Russian gas company Gazprom, Alexander Medvedev said that the risk for natural gas transit to Europe via Ukraine is very high due to short filling of underground gas storages in Ukraine. Medvedev explained that the possibility of gas shortages in Ukraine in case of severe winter conditions is very high because […]

Ukrtransgaz to halve gas transportation capacity during repairs – Region, 31 August 2016

Press Secretary of Ukrainian natural gas transmission system operator Ukrtransgaz Maksym Beliavsky said that gas transportation capacity towards Balkan countries will be halved during the period of repairs to the pipeline. On 26 August, during the inspection of the pipeline section which is transporting natural gas to Balkan countries, Ukrtransgaz detected a crack in the […]

Bulgaria, Romania and Ukraine to test bi-directional gas flow by the end of 2016 – Region, 22 July 2016

Natural gas flows between Bulgaria, Romania and Ukraine will be tested by the end of the year after gas transmission operators of these countries have signed gas interconnection agreements. Romanian Transgaz, Bulgarian Bulgartransgaz and Ukrainian Ukrtransgaz plan to provide customers with firm and uninterruptible transportation capacity from Ukraine to Bulgaria and reverse flow capacity from […]