Coal industry News

NEURC will check energy companies after statements about the lack of coal at TPPs

The inspections stem from the Ukrenergo’s appeal and the provision of documents confirming the indicated violations.

Ukrenergo informed about the critical situation of coal stocks

The company added that electricity consumption increased due to a sharp cold snap.

Portugal to close all coal-fired power plants in 2021

There is only one coal-fired power plant left in the country, which is scheduled to close in November.

A rockfall occurred at Zolotoe mine

There was a rockfall at night; rescue and search work to find one miner continues.

World coal prices rise due to stronger demand in Asia

Large consumers in China, India, South Korea and Japan increased their purchases.

Miners will start an all-Ukrainian protest if they are not paid their salaries by December 20 – Volynets

The miners will start a protest if the government does not pay them salaries, for which UAH 1.4 billion was allocated.

The Ministry of Energy will start paying off wage debts to miners from December 20

The finance minister confirmed that the money would be transferred to the coal enterprises in full following the law.

The European Union supports Ukraine in transformation of coal regions

The European Union is ready to help Ukraine transform coal regions, says the Minister Counselor of the EU Delegation to Ukraine.

The group of the largest insurance companies and pension funds calls for the dumping of coal

The alliance of companies is calling for the abandonment of coal to reduce the temperature on the planet.

UAH 1.4 billion will be allocated for salaries of miners by the end of the year

It is planned to provide for another UAH 1.4 billion in the state budget to pay salaries to miners by the end of the year.

Germany may provide €20 million to a multifund for reforming the coal industry in Ukraine – Buslavets

The Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy of Germany proposed creating a corresponding multi-fund.

The Cabinet of Ministers allocated UAH 1.4 billion to pay wages to employees of state-owned coal mining enterprises

The Cabinet of Ministers has provided for allocating funds to the Ministry of Energy to ensure the payment of wages.