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.

Main events of 2020 in the energy sector

The main victories, successes, as well as defeats and problems of our energy sector in the final news review for this year.

Centrenergo has settled with state mines

All settlements under contracts with fuel suppliers take place within the framework of contractual relations without violations of terms.

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.

Yurii Vitrenko headed the Ministry of Energy

The order on the temporary assignment of the duties of the Minister of Energy to Yurii Boyko was declared invalid.

Electricity generation and consumption in January-August 2020

The volume of electricity production by enterprises of the IPS of Ukraine is 6.6% less compared to the corresponding period of 2019.

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

Except of coal.

Electricity sales on the day-ahead market decreased in February

According to the state-owned enterprise Market Operator, the volume of electricity sales on the day-ahead market (DAM) in the IPS of Ukraine trade zone decreased by 12.53% in February 2020.

Energy Consumption in Ukraine in January 2020

Ukrainians buy more gasoline and liquefied gas compared to last January.