Ukraine-EU memorandum on cooperation in energy sector to be signed before 2017 - Groysman
Ukraine and the European Union intend to sign a memorandum on cooperation in the energy sector before 2017, Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said.
"We are completing work on the energy strategy of Ukraine, and, I believe, we will present it in September. We are also preparing the memorandum on cooperation in the energy sector with the EU and, I believe, we will sign it before the end of the year," he said at a briefing following the negotiations with the European Commission Vice-President for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic on Friday.
The memorandum will allow for the expansion of cooperation between Ukraine and the EU in the energy sector
, he said.
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As part of the joint negotiations the sides discussed the creation of the energy efficiency fund, Groysman added.