Former deputy of the Verkhovna Rada from the «Fatherland» Alexei Ryabchin became deputy minister of energy and environmental protection.
This is stated on the government website.
In the last convocation of parliament, Ryabchin was chairman of the subcommittee on energy conservation and energy efficiency. In 2010 he defended his thesis on the topic «Ecological and energy security of world economic development in the context of globalization.»
Another position of the Deputy Minister was received by Roman Abramovsky, who in 2015 was several months as Deputy Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Housing.
The post of Minister of Energy is held by Alexei Orzhel.