The enterprises and the organizations of the Nikolaev area in the first half of the year 2009, taking into account realization volumes to the population, used 911,3 thousand tons of primary and secondary types of fuel (is 13,7% less than for the similar period of last year). About it reports Head department of statistics in the Nikolaev area.
The priority place in consumption of power materials and products of oil refining occupies the regional center - 82,1%. In Nikolaev from January to July, 2009 used 506,3 thousand tons conditional (taking into account realization volumes to the population) fuels that is 9,1% less than in the first half of the year of last year. Reduction of volumes of the used resources is caused by reduction of consumption of natural gas by 117,1 million m3 (for 27,8%), coal - on 647,4 t (for 18,9%), diesel fuel - on 7,6 thousand tons (for 20,3%).
Except the regional center the Nikolaev, Zhovtnevy and Bashtansky areas, and also the cities of Pervomaisk and Voznesensk can "brag" of considerable volumes of use of power materials and products of oil refining.