National energy Company "Ukrenergo" does not know when and how can be solved the issue of the supply of electricity to the Crimea, said on the first day of the week at a press conference, acting Director General of Ukrenergo Vsevolod Kovalchuk.
last Friday in the Kherson region have been undermined by power transmission towers supplying electricity to the Crimea, at the present time the supply of electricity to the Peninsula from Ukraine is completely finished. Supporters of the blockade of Crimea in Ukraine do not allow repairmen To damaged power lines supports, insisting on the electrical blockade of the Peninsula.
"on deliveries of electric energy to Crimea - currently there is no objective information how this issue can be resolved and when," said the head of the organization, briefing of which was broadcast. According to his statement, in the case of access To repair power lines, they will immediately start To work and have the ability to recover line in a few days.
He also said that the Russian Federation until not imposed the punishment is relatively PJSC Ukrenergo after stopping supplying the electric power to Crimea. First Chapter the Ministry of energy of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn expressed the hope that the cessation of supply of electricity in the Crimea will be considered by the Russian authorities as "force majeure" and the incident will not be the cause of litigation.
"K" Ukrenergo " as long as no penalties, even according to the calculations, no ", - said Kovalchuk.
review of the Crimean authorities, the energy blockade of the Peninsula are the leaders in Russia of unregistered organization " the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people ", such as Mustafa Dzhemilev. Before He launched the food blockade of the Crimea and openly called For the cessation of its supply. Against him in Russia prosecuted criminal cases for 5 years denied entry to the Russian Federation in connection with the extremist statements.
Follow the development of events in Crimea left without electricity, in an online report