Ukraine, Moldova discuss shale gas deposits

Ukraine, Moldova discuss shale gas deposits


Following a meeting with Moldova's Minster of Economy Valeri Lazar, Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Boiko said that producing unconventional gas reserves like shale might serve as an alternative to natural gas from Russia.

Ukraine has opened on the border areas with Moldova large deposits of shale gas, which can also be explored in a neighbouring country, Boiko said. Boiko added that Moldova would be able to produce on its own territory shale gas, and announced readiness to provide Mol...


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