Crimea after the Peninsula strip of the power bridge from the Krasnodar territory and the construction of 2 major power plants in case of need will be able to supply electricity to Ukraine, said General Director of "Krymenergo" Victor Plakida.
Crimea is 70% dependent on the supply of electric power from Ukraine. According to the estimates of the Ministry of energy of the Russian Federation, the region needed an additional approximately 880 MW of capacity. Before the end of the current year the first phase of power bridge to Crimea needs to be put into use, which will allow to give to the Crimea from the mainland To 400 MW every day. The second phase will provide an opportunity to increase the power flow To 800-840 MW - its completion is expected for summer 2016.
"By this time, there may be reverse flow, it is possible, we will supply of electricity, and we assume its presence in excessive quantities, to Ukraine ", - said Placidus in the ether of the Crimean radio station " Russia today ".
According to General Director of " Krymenergo ", currently the construction of the power bridge as from the Krasnodar territory and the Crimea is in full swing. For example, construction of substations, high voltage outlet. The project also envisages the putting into use of another nuclear power plant in Rostov, to make the extra power to flow to Crimea.
"in the early winter month, we must finish the 1st stage of the power bridge. This means that the cables will fall to the bottom of the Strait and will give the 1st flow, the first 400 megawatts we will receive from the United energy system of Russia ", - said Placidus.
in addition, according to his statement, has already started design and survey works on construction of large thermal power station at Simferopol and Sevastopol." because these two powerful projects we will be able to declare full autonomy of the welfare of the Crimea electric power ", - noticed Placidus.