We plan to launch
deliveries of gas to Avdiyivka before the new year. By
the end of year, the construction of the supplying pipeline to Avdiyivka from the village of Ocheretyne
should be completed. Vice
Prime Minister, Minister of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and
Communal Services Hennadii Zubko,
who, in the framework of a working visit to Donetsk region, visited the
construction site of the facility.
In June of this
year, 20,000 residents of Avdiyivka and settlements
of Yasynuvata area through the shelling by the
Russian terrorists as a result of the accident on the main gas pipeline were
left without gas supply.
A decision was
taken to provide the maximum alternative energy deliveries to the town of Avdiyivka. To
resolve the situation, a project for the construction of the supplying gas
pipeline was developed. The
gas pipeline to Avdiyivka is being built bypassing
the temporarily occupied territory over 14 km long.
Now we engage in
providing uninterrupted supplies of gas to the population. A
problem still remains in Krasnogorivka and Maryinka, but we already have an example of a professional
approach to design and providing equipment, construction norms," stressed Hennadii Zubko.
of Donbas, its infrastructure, life support systems are included in key priorities
in the Government activities, thus proving the fact the region occupies a
special place and is important being an integral part of the whole economic
system of Ukraine. Among
the priorities is to provide primary assistance to those who have suffered as a
result of hostilities. Therefore,
the issues of functioning of life support systems, social protection and others
are solved on the spot, and to the extent possible", summed up Hennadii Zubko.