Ukraine plans to calculate gas rent based on domestic sales prices

People's deputies of the "Sluga Narodu" faction, Danylo Hetmantsev and Andriy Zhupanyn, registered draft law No. 7732 on amendments to the calculation of rent for the use of subsoil for natural gas extraction.

"Ukrgazvydobuvannya" reduced the sale of commodity gas in the first half of the year by 1.5%

The volume of commercial gas sales for the first half of the current year amounted to 6.31 billion cubic meters, the "Interfax-Ukraine" agency reports with reference to the extended report of the company.


The EU agreed with Norway on the additional supply of 9.5 billion cubic meters of gas

Vice-President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans, European Commissioner for Energy Kadri Simson, and Norway's Minister of Oil and Energy Terje Aasland agreed on the country's additional supply to the European market of about 100 TWh, or approximately 9.5 billion cubic meters of gas per month. This was reported by the press service of the European Commission.

Ukraine increased gas production for 5 months of 2022 by 1.5% to 7.815 billion cubic meters.

In May, part of the private companies managed to bring production to the pre-war level.

Minerals and lithium
The State Property Fund of Ukraine (SPFU) has replaced the head of the state-owned enterprise "Ukrainian Amber".

In July 2022, the position of acting Pustovit Ivan Ilyich hugged the general director of  "Ukrainian Amber" State Enterprise. In the YouControl database, the date of updating information about the head of the state-owned enterprise is 07.07.2022, however, as Ivan Pustovit personally told, he was appointed on 07.01.2022.

Minerals and lithium
The first batch of European lithium for batteries was reserved for BMW

The European car manufacturer BMW AG and the company European Lithium Limited (EUR) have agreed on the future purchase of the first batch of lithium hydroxide, which will be produced by the company European Lithium in Austria. Reported by with reference to the announcement of EUR on the Australian Stock Exchange ASX dated 08/05/2022.

Gas hub and LNG
Bulgaria received the first tanker with American LNG

Bulgaria received the first tanker with American LNG, which is currently being unloaded at one of Turkey's LNG terminals. This was reported by the Bulgarian Nova TV channel with reference to the country's Ministry of Energy.

Gas production on the Black Sea shelf
PGNiG acquired INEOS, which owns shares in 21 concessions on the Norwegian shelf

Poland's PGNiG (Polskie Górnictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo) has acquired the INEOS group of companies, which owns assets with equity interests in 21 concessions and the Nyhamna gas terminal on the Norwegian continental shelf. This was reported by the press service of PGNiG.

Gas hub and LNG
LNG imports to Europe in 2022 will increase by 65% ​​- to 145 billion cubic meters, - Kpler

According to the results of 2022, the import of LNG to Europe will increase by 65% ​​- to 145 billion cubic meters, reports the analytical company Kpler, adding that in order to achieve

Gas hub and LNG
TotalEnergies will increase production of US LNG for import to Europe

The French company TotalEnergies announced plans to increase LNG production at the American Cameron LNG terminal in Louisiana. The company signed a memorandum with the other owners of the terminal - Sempra Infrastructure (50.2%), Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (16.6%), and Japan LNG Investment (16.6%).