Oleksiy Chernyshov: We will continue to increase production in 2024 and have launched two more wells with daily production capacity of 550,000 cubic meters

In 2024, Naftogaz Group will continue to increase domestic gas production thanks to the modern technologies utilized by Ukrgasvydobuvannya, Naftogaz Group CEO Oleksiy Chernyshov stated during a February 8 meeting with Ukrgasvydobuvannya staff.

We increased gas production in 2023. This represents an incredible achievement in wartime conditions. In 2024, we will continue this trend. Increased Ukrainian gas production plays a crucial role instrengthening the country's energy independence and resilience. I am grateful to all employees of Ukrgasvydobuvannya for your dedication and hard work," commented Chernyshov.

The Naftogaz CEO noted that in the past week alone, Ukrgasvydobuvannya has launched two new high-yield wells with total daily gas production capacity of 550 thousand cubic meters. Both wells were drilled by the Ukrburgaz drilling unit in promising new fields.

In addition to increasing gas production in 2024, we continue to work on medium- and long-term projects that will produce results within a few years," added Oleh Tolmachev, Acting General Director of Ukrgasvydobuvannya.

Background: In 2023, Naftogaz Group managed to launch 86 new wells, 24 of which have an initial flow rate of more than 100 thousand cubic meters.

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