MOSCOW, 6 APR - RIA Novosti/Prime. Solar power plant (SPP) in the Crimea with a capacity of over 200 MW due to the debts of their founders in the amount of 800 million euros allegedly become the property of the Russian state-owned banks, writes on the first day of the week print edition citing sources.
The project, managed by the Austrian Activ Solar, built on the Peninsula 407, 2 MW SES. Of them by the time the annexation of Crimea to Russia were connected to the network 227, 5 MW. Credits for these Projects was provided by Sberbank, VTB, VEB, their subsidiaries, as well as Ukrainian Oschadbank.
The project green generation in Ukraine was designed to support renewable energy sources (RES), and their return was provided fixed in Euro green tariff (0, 446 Euro per 1 kW. H), and Loans were also issued in euros, said a source in the industry. But the payments of renewable energy in the Crimea from the Ukrainian company "Energorynok" ended in April 2014, and work stations stopped.
Since the spring of 2014 for all power plants in the Crimea acted uniform Rate, in 2015 it is 3, 47 rubles per 1 kW. H, allowances for RES no. Rate in Crimea does not give an opportunity to the borrowers to pay the loan because the repayment schedules are designed for operating in Ukraine green tariffs, approved in the web.
VTB, Sberbank and VEB have already started to get the government support for solar energy in the Crimea, But as long as the issue not solved. According to 2 sources, the state-owned banks have already discussed the question of compensation costs for SES at the meeting with Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak at the end of 2014.
Commissioner Vice-Premier Ilya Dzhus confirmed: "No denamarin to destroy this infrastructure, But to find a suitable economic model is difficult - the rules of the Ukrainian system of support for renewable energy were much more attractive to investors than the Russian action ".