Kryukov Wagon Works presented the subway cars that have been upgraded for the money of the Kyoto Protocol. According to the deputy head of the Kyiv City State Administration Mikhail Kostyuk, in early 2014 to allow five trials were modernized subway.
According to Vladimir Prikhodko, the president of Kryukov Railcar, purchase of the new car would cost about 1.4 million USD. Existing same car will cost about 1 mln. According to him, the modernization extends the life of the cars for 20 years.
According to Kostiuk, with the setting on line of the Kiev Metro new cars will be considered for revision of the fare. He added that now developed a model in which the purchase of transport services in Kiev in the package will be more favorable to the consumer than one-time admission.