Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine Ihor Nasalyk said on 112 TV Channel, Censor.NET reports.
"This is not a step backward, but a step forward. If the wood pellets boilers, which are now used in Germany, are installed, it would be a step forward. They should be," he said.
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"I'll give a small example: we installed a wood pellets boiler in the city of Kalush, of which I was the head... As a result, we saved almost 60%," the minister said.