TEN ACTIONS OF UKRAINE TO REJECT RUSSIAN NATURAL GAS
UABIO Position Paper № 28
Georgii Geletukha, Tetiana Zheliezna, Semen Drahniev, Olha Haidai
UABIO Position Paper № 28 of the Bioenergy Association of Ukraine is an up-to-date work of experts, which contains practical recommendations for Ukraine on how to abandon the use of the aggressor’s natural gas.
The Position Paper presents the results of the technical and economic analysis of Ukraine’s ways to reject russian natural gas. The urgency of the topic is due to the military aggression of the russian federation against Ukraine and the need to quickly abandon the import of russian energy resources. The successful experience of European countries in replacing fossil fuels with renewable energy sources is analyzed. The optimal measures to reject russian gas and the role of bioenergy in this process have been identified. The list of necessary organizational and legislative measures is formed. In addition, an estimate of the projected volumes of reduction and replacement of russian natural gas consumption in Ukraine as a result of the implementation of the proposed steps is provided.