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07.05.2013 Ukraine Wants to Become ‘Energy Hub’ for Europe

Ukraine is working to become an energy hub, producing its own gas, developing storage and importing from both the European Union and Russia, Ukraine's energy minister said in Brussels, Euractiv reports.

06.05.2013 Russia Wants EU Out of Ukraine Gas System

Russia will commit to transport at least 60 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas through the Ukrainian transport system if a bilateral gas transport consortium is created with Ukraine, ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov said at a briefing in the Ukrainian capital, Natura

06.05.2013 Ukraine, EU Discuss Energy Hub to Dilute Moscow's Gas Power

Ukraine is working to become an energy hub, producing its own gas, developing storage and importing from both the European Union and Russia, Ukraine's visiting energy minister said, Reuters reports.

01.05.2013 Ukraine Energy Minster Calls to End Naftogaz Privatization Ban

Ukraine's Parliament needs to lift a ban on the privatization of natural gas transmitter Naftogaz to tap its potential, Energy Minister Yuriy Boyko says, UPI reports.

30.04.2013 Europe, Ukraine Have Opposing Natural Gas Ideas

EU members might not be on the same page as the Ukrainian government when it comes to natural gas, scholars said, UPI reports.

29.04.2013 Russia’s Gazprom Gets No Response on Ukraine Reverse Gas Supplies

Russian natural gas giant Gazprom has not received a response from initiators of reverse supplies of natural gas to Ukraine, the company’s spokesman Sergei Kupriyanov told reporters Friday, Prime reports.

29.04.2013 Ukrainian Government Wants Right to Decide on Gas Transportation System Sale

The Ukrainian government has proposed that the parliament introduce amendments to the law on pipeline transport in order to have the option to make decisions over selling the country’s natural gas transportation system, according to the corresponding bill seen by RIA Nov

29.04.2013 Ukraine Government Introduces Bill to Allow Pipeline Privatization

Ukraine's government asked parliament on Friday to lift a ban on the privatisation of gas pipelines that pump Russian gas to Europe, which could allow Kiev to sell or lease them to Moscow in return for cheaper gas supplies, Reuters reports.

26.04.2013 Ukrainian Natural Gas Explorer Continues Development

Results from natural gas production in Ukraine are reasons enough to continue development through new wells, Regal Petroleum announced, according to UPI.

25.04.2013 Gazprom To Look into Legality of Ukraine's Gas Supplies From Europe

Russian gas giant OAO Gazprom (>> Gazprom OAO) will look into the legality of Ukraine's gas purchases from Europe, a company spokesman said Wednesday, Dow Jones reports.