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Odessa debt of heat producers endangers the heat supply of the city next winter. About it reports a press-service of “Naftogaz”.

“06 August 2019, Kiev – Failure to comply with JSC “Odessa CHPP” and KP “Heat supply of Odessa city”, the Provisions on imposing special duties (the resolution KMU from 19.10.2018 No. 867) as regards the calculations for natural gas endangers the heat supply of the city in the next heating season”, – stated in the message.

As reported, the total debt of JSC “Odessa CHPP” and KP “Heat supply of Odessa city” reached almost 1.7 billion UAH. In particular, the debt of Odessa CHPP is 840,9 million UAH provided to the company debt repayment schedule CHP has only 74%. In order to be able to continue to buy gas from “Naftogaz of Ukraine”, Odessa CHP must pay at least 161,0 million.

KP “Heat supply of Odessa city” owed “Naftogaz” 836,0 million. To achieve the minimum level of payments provided by Position about the GUS, the company must pay not less than 222,4 million.