Power power bridge from the Kuban to the Crimea increased to 435 megawatts

Power power bridge from the Kuban to the Crimea increased to 435 megawatts


The previous week energy did the work on installation of the second wire phase 220 kV Simferopol – Cafe. It is possible to increase the technical capability to increase the flow from the Russian power system is 35 MW.

SIMFEROPOL, 1 Jan. Power power bridge from Krasnodar region to Crimea increased to 435 megawatts, said the Director of “Krymenergo” Victor Plakida.

Crimea was completely disconnected on the night of November 22 2015 — due to the undermining of the supports out of order, all four power lines coming from Ukraine. On the Peninsula were introduced a state of emergency, schedules of emergency outages. The situation has improved with the launch on 2 December the first leg of the power bridge from the Krasnodar region through the Kerch Strait, and enter December 15 of the second leg has increased its capacity to 400 MW. Two more strands of the power bridge total the same capacity to be commissioned in April-may of 2016, which will allow to supply Crimea with electricity without supplies from Ukraine.

In the words of Placidus, the previous week energy did the work on installation of the second wire phase 220 kV Simferopol – Cafe. The works were carried out jointly with the builders of the power bridge.

“This allowed us to increase the technical capability to increase the flow from the Russian power system is 35 MW. Now the maximum allowable flow in which we operate, is 435 MW is for us significant amendment”, — quotes the words of Placidus, the press service of the head of the Crimea.

In the words of Placidus, almost all the viability of the Peninsula is due to the flow of the energy bridge from the Russian mainland, work mgtes, the Crimean heat stations and diesel generator sets.

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