Aksenov urged not to relax in connection with the launch of power bridge to Crimea

Aksenov urged not to relax in connection with the launch of power bridge to Crimea


The Peninsula was completely de-energized in the night of November 22, as a result of blasting two transmission poles coming from the Ukraine. In Crimea and Sevastopol, imposed a state of emergency, schedules of emergency outages.

SIMFEROPOL, 3 Dec. The head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov urged officials not to relax due to the launch of the power bridge to the Crimea from the Krasnodar territory, now the challenge is to evenly distribute energy to all regions of the Peninsula.

“The staff will work at least until the arrival of the second line, which additional supply of 200 MW — also around the clock. Nothing will change, until then, until we achieve an equal distribution of energy between all municipalities. We will work here until it stops. Time to relax, please be careful,” — said Aksenov at the meeting of operational staff on elimination of emergency situations.

The power system of the Crimea more than a week worked in stand-alone mode. The Peninsula was completely de-energized in the night of November 22, as a result of blasting two transmission poles coming from the Ukraine. In Crimea and Sevastopol, imposed a state of emergency, schedules of emergency outages.

Ten days later the President of Russia Vladimir Putin arrived in Crimea and has launched the first phase of the power bridge from the Krasnodar region through the Kerch Strait, which gave the Peninsula a further 230 MW, until December 20, is expected to be another 230 MW, which will significantly reduce power shortages.

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