Ministry of Energy and Coal Mining (Ukraine)

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Ministry of Energy and Coal Mining
of Ukraine
Міністерство палива та енергетики України
Emblem of the Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine.png
Ministerial insignia
Agency overview
Preceding agency
Jurisdiction Ukraine
Headquarters 30 Khreshchatyk Street (vulytsia), Kiev
Agency executive
  • Ihor Nasalik[1], Minister of Fuel and Energy of Ukraine
  • , First Deputy Minister
Parent agency Cabinet of Ministers
Child agencies

The Ministry of Energy and Coal Mining of Ukraine (Ukrainian: Міністерство палива та енергетики України), in short Minpalyvenerho (Ukrainian: Мінпаливенерго), is the main body in the system of central bodies of the executive power that provides realization of a state policy in electric power-generating, nuclear-industrial, and oil-gas complexes, often referred simply as the Fuel-Energy Complex. The ministry is directed and coordinated by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.


  • state governing of the Fuel-Energy Complex
  • ensuring the realization of the state policies in the Fuel-Energy Complex
  • ensuring energy security of the State
  • participation in the formation, regulation, and improvement of the fuel-energy resource market
  • developing proposals to improve economic incentives in stimulation of the Fuel-Energy Complex development

Vectors of specialization[edit]

  • Power generation
  • Nuclear power
  • Oil and Gas industry
  • Coal mining

Fuel Energy Complex Associations[edit]

Headquarters of the Ministry in Kiev

Power Generation[edit]

Oil/Gas and Oil Refinery industries[edit]

  • National Joint-Stock Company Naftogaz Ukrainy
    • Subsidiary Company Ukrgasproduction
    • Open Joint-Stock Company Ukrnafta (50% + 1)
    • Subsidiary Joint-Stock Company Chornomornaftogaz
    • Overseas branches
    • other enterprises

Small share participants[edit]

Former members[edit]

  • State Special Enterprise Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant was created on July 11, 2001 on base of the former Energoatom's company of the same name. The company was basically recommissioned under a special jurisdiction for the further decommissioning of its nuclear power station. On July 15, 2005 the enterprise was transferred from under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Fuel and Energy to the Ministry of Emergencies.[2]
  • National Joint-Stock Company Energy Company of Ukraine


Previous names:

  • 1982–1997 Ministry of Energy and Electrification
  • 1997–1999 Ministry of Energy
  • 1999–2010 Ministry of Fuel and Energy
  • 2010–present Ministry of Energy and Coal Mining

The ministry also absorbed a separate Ministry of Coal Mining which existed since 1954 until 1999 and was revived in 2005-2010.

List of Ministers of Energy and Coal Mining[edit]

Prime-Minister(s) Name Term of Office
Start End
Yuriy Yekhanurov Ivan Plachkov September 2005 January 2006
Viktor Yanukovych Yuriy Boiko January 2006
(acting until August)
December 2007
Yulia Tymoshenko Yuriy Prodan December 2007 March 2010
Mykola Azarov Yuriy Boiko March 2010 24 December 2012
Mykola Azarov Eduard Stavytsky[3] 24 December 2012 27 February 2014
Arseniy Yatsenyuk Yuriy Prodan[4] 27 February 2014 2 December 2014[5]
Arseniy Yatsenyuk Volodymyr Demchyshyn 2 December 2014[5] 14 April 2016[1]
Volodymyr Groysman Ihor Nasalik 14 April 2016[1] Present

See also[edit]


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