US House of Representatives approves sanctions against Nord Stream 2

The draft law has yet to be approved by the Senate and signed by US President Joe Biden.

The Verkhovna Rada adopted a draft law on the development of biomethane production

The adoption of the draft law was supported by 300 people's deputies.

The bill “On Reforming the Coal Industry” has been submitted to public consultations

The Ministry of Energy mentions that the law will ensure the rights of miners to social protection.

The dedicated committee approved the draft law on the development of biomethane production

The purpose of the draft law is to create legal conditions for the production and use of biomethane in Ukraine.

The Verkhovna Rada supported the draft law on the compulsory use of liquid biofuels in the field of transport

The parliament adopted the bill in the first reading as a basis.

The Verkhovna Rada supported the bill on debt restructuring in the gas market

The relevant committee recommended taking it as a basis and in general.

An expert explained what regulations the laws on the biomethane provide

The main reason for the absence of a fully functioning biomethane market is the imperfection of the relevant legislation.

The Verkhovna Rada Committee supported the establishment of special accounts to prevent the accumulation of debts by GDS operators

The bill proposes a mechanism to prevent the accumulation of new debts by regional and gas companies for production and technological costs.

Brent price went down to $65.13

Benchmark crude prices decline amid unexpected growth in US crude stocks.

The Ministry of Energy proposes to exempt energy from biofuels from taxation

Burning biofuels produces as much carbon dioxide as is absorbed by plants during growth.

Trump vetoed US defense budget including sanctions against Nord Stream 2

US President Donald Trump blocked the bill, and the House of Representatives said they would seek to lift the veto.

A lawyer's view: What should be changed in the legislation to pay off debt in the electricity market

On September 17, 2020, the deputies of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine did not support draft law No.2389 in the first reading.