In the midst of a 100-day-plus war, Ukraine is preparing for the next heating season with proposed plans to secure large volumes of liquified natural gas (LNG) from the United States.

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Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky said the government has begun solidifying plans for winter storage and boosting electricity production. Ukraine also plans to end all natural gas and coal exports to reserve supplies for “the internal needs of our citizens,” he said.

“Whatever the occupiers plan for themselves, we must prepare for the next winter – in our state, on our land, for all citizens,” Zelensky said.

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