The Parliament is considering a bill that will allow unblocking production operations at 34 UGV fields

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine will consider bill No. 3438 on the resumption of issuing conclusions on environmental impact assessment (EIA), the press service of Ukrgasvydobuvannya reported on Facebook on June 17.

The company notes that the adoption of this bill is extremely important. Since mass gatherings are prohibited in Ukraine due to the coronavirus pandemic, production companies cannot hold public hearings in the regions where they are going to produce gas, which is the main condition for obtaining an EIA conclusion.

And without a conclusion, it is impossible to start well drilling. The start of production facilities’ construction and other important projects has been paused. This situation has been lasting for 2 months, while the country is losing gas and tax revenues, the press service of UGV reports.

The company notes that the draft law No. 3438 will allow online public discussions (in the form of written proposals), which will allow resuming issuing EIA conclusions in the near future, and continue the development of hydrocarbon fields in the future.

“The adoption of this bill will restore the procedures for environmental impact assessment that have been blocked since the introduction of quarantine.”For Ukrgasvydobuvannya this is the resumption of work on 34 gas condensate fields,” Oleksiy Serdyuchenko, Head of the Department Local Communities and Authorities Relations in UGV said.

15:00 / 19 June, 2020

Upcoming events
08:00 / 26 September, 2019
ODESA OFFSHORE CONFERENCE-2019 Ukraine has every chance to resume the work of the most promising oil and gas region, the Southern oil&gas fields. The untapped deposits of oil and gas are located both onshore and subsea. Four companies have already poised to conclude Production Sharing Agreements with Ukraine, whilst bidding for the Dolphin oil&gas fields on Black Sea shelf. The Odesa Offshore Conference (OOC2019) will serve as a venue for Ukrainian and international bidders to meet with local and international drilling, oilfield service and equipment manufacturers to kick-off emerging subsea and onshore projects in Ukraine.
ODESA OFFSHORE CONFERENCE-2019
12:00 / 13 June, 2019
08:00 / 23 May, 2019
Carpathian Oil&Gas Conference-2019 The development of oil&gas industry, introduction and implementation of new E&P technologies, stimulation, workovers &recovery of oil&gas wells will be among upstream focal points of the FIRST DAY of COGC2019 - 23 May. The SECOND DAY of Conference will be devoted to midstream, downstream, and trade in hydrocarbons, to spotlight the nowadays dynamics and robust changes in the Ukrainian oil&gas market. The Ukrainian Gas Market day of 24 May 2019 will become a marketplace venue for natural gas traders and natural gas transmission & distribution companies to meet and discuss prospective deals in the UAH 200 billion natural gas market of Ukraine.
Carpathian Oil&Gas Conference-2019
All events