of Government noted that regulatory documents stipulate for the commencement
of heating season on October 15. Besides, harsh weather patterns are being
observed in Ukraine. "This means that you should not wait but understand
whether people are cold in their homes without heating", he stressed.
has taken all necessary measures to ensure that each heating provider had everything
they need to launch the heating process, emphasized the Prime Minister. Thus,
the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine adopted amendments to Resolutions №20 and
№217, which will allow us to solve the accumulated problems in communal
heating service sector. Also, the Naftogaz of Ukraine is obliged to determine
limits and to ensure gas supplies.
In this regard,
the Prime Minister stressed that local authorities must submit applications
about the willingness to conclude a contract for gas supply.
the responsibility is now in the regions", said Volodymyr Groysman.
Minister also warned those who want debts for the consumed gas written off:
"You are wasting time. We will not allow you to do it, as this gas belongs
to the country and you must pay 100% for it".
teleconference the Prime Minister was informed about readiness of the
enterprises of fuel and energy complex, housing and communal services, social
facilities and infrastructure to stable autumn-winter heating period of 2016/17,
and the state of providing the population with housing subsidies.