The council of ministers of the European Union unanimously approved accession of Ukraine to the Agreement on Power community.
About this UNIAN reported in a press - service of Ministry of Fuel and Energy with reference to the Minister of Fuel and Energy Yury PRODAN who took part today in meeting of Council of ministers of EU in Zagreb.
As reported in a press - service, the entry of Ukraine into community is final will be issued after ratification by the Verkhovna Rada of the relevant agreement.
The agreement on Power community was signed in October, 2005. On the basis of the document participants of the contract created the uniform set of rules of functioning of the markets of the electric power and gas - from pricing before creation of strategic stocks of energy carriers. Association includes 27 EU countries and the Balkan states.