Russian War Against Ukraine: Energy Dimension (Status as of June 1)
DiXi Group has prepared its next alert on the energy dimension of the Russian war against Ukraine.
- App. 647,600 consumers all over Ukraine did not have electricity supply, and 166,600 consumers remained without gas supply.
- The IAEA expert mission started its work in the Exclusion Zone to ensure proper nuclear and radiation safety at the Chornobyl NPP site (support for radiation protection, verification, and safety of radioactive waste management, resumption of the automatic radiation monitoring system operation).
- Energoatom received a 1.5 billion UAH loan from Ukrgazbank to purchase Westinghouse fuel in 2022. The company officially put into operation the hydroelectric unit 3 of the Tashlyk PSPP, increasing the flexible capacity and balancing opportunities for the energy system (this effectively confirmed our assumption a few days earlier).
- President Volodymyr Zelenskyi welcomed the EU agreement on the sixth sanction package that includes an embargo on Russian oil and refined products. Despite the delay in implementation, these restrictions strategically leave Russia on the sidelines of the modern economy, according to Zelenskyi.