Monitor Global Outlook: Reverse-flow pipe coming soon to Ukraine. Can they pay?

A pipeline designed to bring gas from the European Union to Ukraine via Slovakia will go online in September. Yet while technical roadblocks appear surmountable, questions remain about whether Ukraine can pay for the gas it would be supplied.

“Having such capacity does not mean that it will be fully used by traders. To make the trade, you always need two counterparts, a Ukrainian one and one from the EU.” – Michal Hudec, Energy Analytics.

Read full article: Monitor Global Outlook.

Report on EU electricity market transparency: Country Comparison

Report analyzes how the European TSOs deal with their obligation to create energy transparency platforms and disclose information about the respective electricity markets to the third parties. The obligation is stated in the Regulation (EC) No. 714/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council. Based on information available on the TSOs web-pages we have found significant differences between countries in this respect.

Full-text report in EN available for download here.