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The Cabinet is preparing for different scenarios of the heating season
Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal noted the importance of providing a sufficient amount of alternative fuels, in particular wood.
In Ukraine, preparations for the heating season are proceeding according to plan. The average completion rate is already 73%. About it informs press service of the Cabinet of Ministers on Wednesday, August 17.
Thus, according to the Ministry of Regional Development, the state of readiness of housing facilities for the heating season is 72%, and heating networks – 74%. Restoration of the damaged infrastructure also continues.
In addition, Ukraine has accumulated 12.6 billion cubic meters of gas and 1.89 million tons of coal.
Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal noted the importance of providing a sufficient amount of alternative fuels, in particular wood. In this regard, the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources reported that all forestries have relevant plans, and today the state has the opportunity to harvest 2.3 million cubic meters of wood.
Earlier, the Cabinet announced the most difficult heating season. The government has been preparing for various scenarios for several months now.
Vitrenko assessed the chances of pumping the required volumes of gas