Former MP on overcoming the energy crisis for Moldova: “Ukraine cannot borrow enough gas, the only basic solution is Romania!”
Former PPDA MP Alexandr Slusari said that Russia’s energy blackmail in this situation is clear and that the viable solution of the Republic of Moldova at the moment is to borrow the volume of gas from Romania, because it buys the current huge prices. be profitable.
“It is necessary to urgently address Romania with the request for a loan of gas quantities, enough for at least a month, with which to be supplied mainly the right bank of the Dniester. In Transnistria, the gas must be delivered subject to advance payment. The variant with the purchase of gas with drag in other markets through Energocom is not already a counter-argument for Gazprom. Prices are now exorbitant and the country’s resources are limited. These procurements should be complementary to the supply of northern countries. Ukraine, in the current economic and political situation, also cannot borrow enough gas, the only basic solution is Romania! ”, Slusari wrote on his Facebook page.
He also stated that solutions in Ukraine for the supply of electricity in the event that the Cuciurgan Thermal Power Plant will stop or refuse to deliver electricity on the right bank of the Dniester.
Slusari’s statements come against the background in which Gazprom announced that it will no longer supply gas to the Republic of Moldova on December 1 and that the Chisinau authorities must first pay a $ 709 million debt to the Russian company in order to conclude a new contract. gas supply.