As fuel for Ukrainian thermal power plants instead of traditional fuel oil and natural gas can be used a firewood, said the first Deputy head of the state forestries of the country Cristina Yushkevich. With this proposal she made at the visiting session of the Verkhovna Rada on the budget in the Sumy region.
In Sumy region successfully restore the forests, while local enterprises have significant volumes of wood and non-liquid wood, said Yushkevich. Thus, using firewood, you can save gas, she believes.
Earlier the head of Ministry of Ukraine Igor Nasalik was proposed to use for CHP coal, with the same objective of saving natural gas.