Зменшення викидів СО2

More than 73 million hryvnias of damage was caused to the air during 2020

During 2020, the territorial bodies of the SEI estimated more than 73 million hryvnias in damages for violations in the field of air protection – excessive emissions into the air, operation of polluting plants without permits, etc. In total, during 2020, the State Coinspection carried out 5,389 inspections in this area. 4052 administrative protocols were […]

The State Coinspection collected from “ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih” over UAH 11 million for harmful emissions into the atmosphere

The State Ecological Inspectorate (SEI) collected more than UAH 11 million from the Kryvyi Rih Mining and Metallurgical Plant of PJSC ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih (AMKR, Dnipropetrovsk Region) for violating environmental legislation in the form of air pollution. According to the press service of the State Coinspection on the official website on Saturday, the inspection continues: […]

The Ministry of Infrastructure initiates the installation of chargers for electric cars on all roads in Ukraine

The Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine has launched a new initiative to accelerate the development of charging infrastructure. It is proposed to change the state building codes, consolidating the need for gas stations not only on highways of national importance, as now, but in general on all public roads. The current norms of DBN B.2.2-12: […]

The Rada proposes to make preferences for Ukrainian electric vehicle manufacturers

Deputies propose to exempt from VAT and import duties from January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2028 equipment and components for own production in Ukraine of electric vehicles (cars, electric buses, electric trucks and special cars). Relevant bills amending the Tax (№3476) and Customs (№3477) codes have been registered in parliament. The proposed benefit will […]

Nikolaev among “leaders” in the level of pollution by exhaust gases

According to the Mykolaiv Oblast Center for Hydrometeorology, the content of formaldehyde in the air is 3-7, and sometimes 9-10 times higher than the maximum permissible concentration, nitrogen dioxide – one and a half times. Nikolaev is steadily included in ten cities of Ukraine with the dirtiest air, leaving behind even Krivoy Rog. According to […]

The Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Act came into force

In addition to raising the minimum monthly wage (from UAH 4173 to UAH 4723) and raising taxes for PLFs through a simplified taxation system, the new 2020 has brought many other changes to Ukrainians. Simultaneously, on January 1, Law No. 10405 on Infrastructure for Electric Vehicles, adopted by the VRU and signed by the President […]

Kiev urged to minimize car use through CO2 pollution

The city authorities urged residents of Kyiv to minimize the use of personal transport to reduce air pollution. This was reported by the press service of the Kyiv City State Administration. “The best way to reduce air pollution during such periods is to minimize the use of private transport, and instead to use public transport, […]