Gas Transit through Ukraine – Discussing Ways Forward


The next  Berlin Seminar on Energy and Climate Policy is taking place on August 29th, 2018, from 12:30 to 2:30 pm at DIW Berlin. The Seminar is entitled "Gas Transit through Ukraine – Discussing Ways Forward".


When: August 29th, 2018, 12:30 - 2:30 pm.

Where: DIW Berlin (Elinor Ostrom Hall)
Mohrenstrasse 58, 10117 Berlin (Metro/U-Bahn Stadtmitte)


Edward C. Chow, Senior Fellow, Energy and National Security Program, CSIS, Washington

Followed by comments from

  • Holgar Kolley, Deputy Head of Division, Federal Foreign Office
  • Stefan Rolle, Head of Division, Federal Ministry for Economics and Energy
  • Georg Zachmann, Brueghel

The transit contract between Russia and Ukraine ends 31 December 2019. The future of Ukraine’s gas transit is uncertain, because export volumes are expected to be redirected through Nord Stream 2 and Turk Stream. Yet, gas transit through Ukraine remains important for the country but also for Central and South Eastern Europe. What are ways forward with regard to gas market reforms and a contractual arrangements?

To register, please confirm your participation, using this link, so that we can judge the catering needs. We look forward to your participation and a vivid exchange of facts, views and experiences!