Ukraine reduced natural gas consumption by 16% in February


Ukrainian industrial consumers, government financed institutions, district heating companies and households used 4.43 billion cubic meters (bcm) of natural gas in February 2015, down 16% from last year’s comparable period.
Gas usage among these three major categories was 9% above the target set out in Government Decree 296 (dated 9 July 2014).
At the same time Zhytomyr region consumed 6 % less gas than target.