SIMFEROPOL, December 7. The supply of electricity from Ukraine in the Crimea yet, despite the promises of President Petro Poroshenko. This was announced by the Minister of fuel and energy of the Republic Svetlana Borodulina.
“Currently we have no flow. Electricity is supplied only from the mainland of Russia,” she said.
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Novak: the need of electricity in Crimea is scheduled to close 90% by 20 December
Earlier the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said in an interview with Ukrainian TV that the supply of electricity in the Crimea will be resumed soon by the line “Kakhovka – Titan” with a capacity of 220-250 MW.
One of the organizers of the so-called food and energy blockade of the Crimea, Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Refat Chubarov yesterday reported that the activists agreed to restore operation of one of the power lines.
The supply of electricity from Ukraine to Crimea was completely stopped on November 22 due to the accident at the power lines in the Kherson region. According to preliminary data, power transmission towers were blown up by activists blockade of the Crimea, including members of the unregistered in Russia Majlis, and the radicals banned in Russia as extremist organization “Right sector”. In fact undermine the pillars of the FSB opened a criminal case about the attack.
In connection with shortages in the Crimean Peninsula now operates a state of emergency (emergency), entered the charts rolling blackout of consumers. On the evening of December 2 was put into operation the first line of the power bridge from Krasnodar region to Crimea, she gave the Peninsula more than 200 MW of additional electricity. The second thread, which will allow you to put another 250 MW will be put into operation on December 15. Thereafter, the emergency mode may be cleared.