The population of Kiev region owed for delivery of gas to 81 million UAH. In PJSC “kievoblgaz” reported that this is a record amount in the regions of Ukraine. Non-payment of debts of inhabitants of Kyiv endangers the security of gas supply and can lead to failure of the heating season, informs a press-service of “Kievoblgaz”.
“Existing debt threatens security of gas supply. If residents of the area will not continue to pay for the shipping of gas, the company will not be able to carry out planned repairs. Late preparation for the heating season can lead to its breakdown,” says Ruslan Pisanka, technical Director of JSC “kievoblgaz”.
The company noted that usually the funds spent on the work of the emergency gas service, repairs, distribution system, inspection of gas pipelines, gas pressure maintenance in networks, localization and elimination of emergency situations, as well as the replacement of worn-out pipelines. Part of the funds necessary for the payment of salaries of thousands of staff of the company who during the period of quarantine continues to work to ensure a smooth and trouble-free delivery of gas to consumers.