“Naftogaz” plans to invest in renewable energy

							«Нафтогаз» планирует инвестировать в возобновляемую энергетику

“Naftogaz of Ukraine” in the nearest future plans to implement major investment projects in renewable energy. This was during Ukrainian Week in London said the head of the Board, Naftogaz Andrey Kobelev, reports Interfax-Ukraine.

In our strategy renewable energy has a large section and is a great investment in the direction in which we plan to invest in the near future

— Andriy KOBOLEV,

the head of Board of Naftogaz

The head of the NAC added that now the company is launching a small solar power plant near the gas transportation system “Ukrtransgaz”. However, already developed a list of potential projects that are currently being discussed with international investors. In this regard, “Naftogaz” has an advantage over others wishing to build wind and solar plant — availability of clear title plots located throughout Ukraine, most of which are already connected to the grid.

Earlier it was reported that EBRD will Finance the development of renewable energy in Ukraine.