1st Vice-Premier of the Crimean government Mikhail Sheremet regarded undermining 2 supports transmission lines (power lines) supplying electricity to the Peninsula, as a terrorist act.
"The incident should be classified as a terrorist act. Unknown people put under the feet of the explosives and blew up ", - has told Sheremet RIA " Novosti ". The official suggested that the diversion have the opportunity to be Authorized "Right sector*" that the borders of Crimea to block supply in the region.
"the Ukraine armed gangs, such as" Right sector ", replace the state and live by the principle: "who has the machine that's right ", – graduated from Sheremet. On Tuesday energy of Crimea decided to disable the line Melitopol-Dzhankoy, supplying the Crimea, to address the damage. In militia of the Kherson area declared the Ukrainian investigators excitation of criminal case upon destruction in the area of the village Chongar Kherson 2 poles power lines. On the night of Tuesday two electrosupport line Melitopol – Dzhankoy, supplying electricity to the Crimea, were undermined in the area of the village Chongar Kherson. On 12 October, the head of Ministry of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn has acknowledged that reliance power transmission lines (LEP), which supplies electric power to the Crimea, was deliberately damaged. On October 6 Deputy chief GU the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine in Kherson oblast Ilya Kiva said high-voltage support, exercising power on a platform of Crimea from Ukraine, on the night of Tuesday unknown was damaged. In normal mode, the Crimea provides itself with 30% with electric power generation, 70% – power flow from Ukraine. In case of emergency: Peninsula at the expense of own sources of electric power will be able to supply themselves with 70–80%. In 2015 on-site generation of electrical energy on the Peninsula grew by more than 28%. In addition, by the end of the year is expected to completion of construction of the first phase of the energy transition from Krasnodar Krai with a capacity of up to 400 MW per day. The second phase of similar capacity will be constructed in summer 2016.
* Organization, which the court accepted entered into legal force of the conclusion About destruction or ban the activities on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"