A member of the Department of the Federation Council on international Affairs of Crimea Sergey Tsekov considers that the Ukrainian radicals will make a fresh attack on border line with the Crimea, aimed at the violation of transmission of electrical energy for the Peninsula.
first in the Kherson area unknown damaged a high-voltage mast line Dzhankoy-Simferopol, transmitting electricity to the site of the Crimea. Support is located at a distance of about one kilometer From the village of Chongar, near the Crimean border. Power lines had to shut down during the restoration work, instead it urgently included line Kakhovka-Dzhankoy. At this time the damaged area reconstructed line.
"From nationalists to wait for anything. They have the ability to do anything, as well As among them and undermining the other supports for the transmission of electric energy. Another thing we're looking for the proper of this antidote are increasing their volumes of electric energy, most importantly through substantive assistance of Russia, at the expense of their Autonomous sources ", - Tsekov has declared on air of the Crimean radio station " Russia today ".
according to him, Ukraine is dependent on supplies of electric energy from Russia." If the Ukrainian authorities will not counteract the actions of the nationalists, undermining of pylons, then naturally the question will arise about the delivery of electric energy in Ukraine in General. And given the fact that winter is coming, it will have an impact in the entire Ukraine ", - noted the Senator.
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 year under construction primarily Russia power bridge to the Crimea needs to be put into use, which will allow to give to the Crimea from the mainland To 400 MW of capacity. The second phase will provide an opportunity to increase the power flow To 800-840 MW - its construction have plans to finish in summer 2016.