The price of fuel is about 80% of the cost in the structure of Kyivteploenergo tariffs.
Heat has already been supplied to schools, kindergartens, hospitals.
The ministry urges not to conclude contracts for the purchase of gas at inflated prices.
Heat supply companies have already started supplying heat to municipal institutions of the city.
The mayor stressed that the capital's heating infrastructure is technically ready for the start of the heating season.
Instead of the old ones, new European-style pipes with a damage signalling system are being laid.
The total occupancy of European gas storage facilities (UGS) is 93.6%.