The 7th Energy Community Ministerial Council has approved the accession of Ukraine to the Energy Community, the Ukrainian Fuel and Energy Ministry's press service has reported, citing Minister Yuriy Prodan who attended a meeting of the council in Zagreb on December 18.

The final accession of Ukraine to the Energy Community will be approved after the Verkhovna Rada, the national parliament, ratifies a respective agreement.

Ukraine started to hold talks with the EU on accession to the Energy Community Treaty in November 2008.

The Energy Community is an organization that sets the goal of extending the domestic European energy market southeastward.

The treaty has already been signed by 34 European countries.


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