Ukrainian environment minister Andry Mokhnyk and Chevron representatives on March 13 discussed exploration at the Olesskaya shale gas field in the regions of Lvov and Ivano-Frankovsk, the ministry has said on its website.
The minister urged Chevron to adhere to environmental protection requirements. The ministry, the regional councils of Lvov and Ivano-Frankovsk and Chevron set up a working group to organize a tender to monitor the environment at Olesskaya. A Ukrainian delegation is scheduled to go to the US to familiarize itself with modern unconventional gas production technologies.
Copyright: ProNedra, 2014