The energy Ministry asked the companies to prepare the stress scenario on the price of oil $30


Moscow. December 24. The Ministry of energy asked oil companies to prepare several scenarios, including a stress scenario with oil price of $30 per barrel, told journalists the head of Ministry Alexander Novak.

“I think we need to consider all scenarios. Stress tests and stress scenarios should be at $30 per barrel, at least. We ask our companies to have such scenarios that will affect what the consequences will be at this price”,- he said.

“Any company should not rely on one scenario, it should be several options for development,” the Minister said.

Minister of energy added that in January is going to hold an annual meeting with heads of the oil and gas companies, which will discuss the results and 2015 plans for 2016.