Aksyonov: Crimea has stood energoblok and showed some economic growth

Aksyonov: Crimea has stood energoblok and showed some economic growth


SIMFEROPOL, December 31. The head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov believes that the Republic has stood energy blockade, and, despite all the difficulties, showed an increase on some indicators.

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“In Crimea, despite the water, transport, food blockade, increased the volume of industrial production. Record harvest of grain. Successfully carried out the holiday season. Full swing the construction of a bridge across the Kerch Strait,” – said Aksenov in videosdrawing to residents of Crimea with New year, disseminated by his press service.

According to Aksenova, not all plans were implemented. “But we have gained experience of overcoming difficulties, which made us even stronger,” he said.

The head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov suggested that the inhabitants of the Peninsula new year’s eve to raise a toast to the power engineers, rescuers and all who took part in liquidation of consequences of emergency situations (ES).

“I am confident that today, at the festive table we will find the words of gratitude to the power engineers, communications personnel, emergency workers, law enforcement agencies, all who prevented the disaster and helped Crimea to overcome the consequences of the emergency situation,” he said.

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More than two million inhabitants of Crimea were left without electricity, and, therefore, without light and heat, in late autumn – on November 22, Ukrainian activists began a blockade of energy, undermining support all four lines feeding the grid of the Peninsula. However, the complexity of electricity was reported just for 2-3 hours, does not undermine the confidence of the Crimeans in the choice that was made in March 2014.

Fueled Patriotic sentiment, and enter the first leg of the power bridge from the Krasnodar region on 20 days ahead of schedule. The ceremony was attended by President Vladimir Putin. This news was a pleasant surprise for residents of the Crimea, which brought the hashtag “Svetach” at tops you’ll ever need. He continued the combination of “Crimea is ours”, which entered into the everyday life of Internet users during the referendum on self-determination of Crimea.

December 15 earned the second chain of the energy bridge, increasing its capacity to 400 MW. The same amount will give the second phase, which will be launched before the summer of 2016. After that needs to be severed contracts with Ukraine for the supply of electricity, are not met.