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 Rare sort coal enough to cover 45-50 days, - Energy Minister Demchyshyn

Energy system of Ukraine is provided with rare sorts of coal for 45-50 days. The calculation has considered supplies from the Republic of South Africa.

As reported by Censor.NET citing ZN.UA, this was announced by Energy and Coal Industry Ministry of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn at the parliamentary session on Friday.

According to the minister, two ships with the RSA coal should arrive to Ukraine on Dec. 4 and 12, carrying 260,000 tons of anthracite coal.

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Regarding Ukraine's gas needs, Demchyshyn said that Ukraine has enough gas supplies for living through the heating season without the Russian gas. The minister called "to lower the pitch of the discussion" regarding the issue.
 
 
 
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