Coal industry News

The Ministry of Energy announced the full repayment of wage debts to miners for 2021

According to the Ministry of Energy, a total of almost UAH 1.1 billion was transferred to the miners.

The miners of the State Enterprise Lvivuhillya paid off the wage arrears for January-March

Arrears in payments will be paid after receipt of funds from the sale of coal products.

The debts of 2021 owed to miners will be paid off in the coming days

UAH 836.5 million must be transferred to the accounts of coal mining enterprises in the coming days.

AMCU fined some participants in the energy market due to violation of the law

Some participants in the thermal coal market, on the recommendation of the Ministry, simultaneously raised prices in 2016-2019.

Centrenergo has paid more than UAH 475 million to the state mines since the beginning of April

The company mentions the current purchase price of coal does not give Centerenergo an opportunity to reach the level of profitability.

Greece plans to close last lignite thermal power plant in 2025

The country will close its last lignite-fired power plant three years ahead of the schedule.

Coal industry Analytics

Ukraine reduced coal consumption and increased gasoline

Gas was saved at the beginning of the year. Then they began to consume more than last year.

The reserves of almost all types of fuel decreased during a year in Ukraine

Except of coal.

Ukrainian mines accelerated a decline in coal production

Thermal coal production decreased by 9.4% in 2019 in Ukraine.

Ukrainian mines have slowed the pace of decline in coal production

In Ukraine, thermal coal production decreased by 9.3% for 11 months of 2019.