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Volodymyr Omelchenko
Director, Energy programmes

Born in 1967 in Kyiv.

Education: Kyiv Politechnic Institute, Department of Chemical Engineering (1992).

Author of over 50 scientific works and op-ed publications. Took part in development and implementation of international energy projects and scientific research in international energy policy.


  • 19921996, worked in different positions in the mechanical engineering industry;
  • 19971998 head expert of the division of oil, gas and petroleum refining industry of the Ministry of Economy of Ukraine;
  • 19982003 Naftohaz Ukrayiny National Joint-Stock Company, in charge of oil transportation section;
  • 20042007 chief consultant at the National Institute of International Security Problems of Ukraines NSDC;
  • since February, 2007 Leading Expert, Razumkov Centre. Director since2013.
Telephone: (+380-44) 206-85-02
E-mail: omelchenko@uceps.com.ua

Latest comments
Ukraine should set royalties based on impartial methodology, not political agreements
19 November 2015  Extraction industry, Gas, Oil, FDI
While buying coal from occupied territories Ukraine strengthens separatists
21 October 2015  Coal, Donbas
Due to war in Donbas western companies arent going to invest to shale gas in Ukraine
25 May 2015  Shale gas, War
Instead of closing mines, management of the coal industry should be improved
24 April 2015  Coal, Electricity, Ministry of Fuel and Energy
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Gazprom wants to buy the Ukrainian gas pipeline system at a reduced price
29 May 2013  Gas transportation, Gazprom, Russia-led unions
Ukraine is still dependent on Russian gas because the government continues to back private interests
16 June 2011  Gas price, Energy independence
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