Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said that tolerance of the Crimeans weren't even allowed to experience, and tried to convince faster to solve the electric power shortage that arose after de-energizing of the region from Ukraine.
"I wish to thank all the residents of Crimea and Sevastopol for the amazing traits of our national character Is long - suffering, Forbearance, consolidation, which the citizens show, and I understand that, and see the actions of the President and his team in this difficult dramatic situation. This tolerance can not be a long experience. We must do everything as quickly as possible to restore normal life, " said Rogozin at the meeting in Simferopol.
The power system of the Crimea more than a week worked in stand-alone mode, afterward as the night of November 22, as a result of undermining 2 the transmission towers in the South of Ukraine is completely over the supply of electricity to the Peninsula. In Crimea and Sevastopol were introduced a state of emergency, schedules of emergency outages.
Ten days later the head of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin arrived in the Crimea and has launched the first phase of the power bridge from the Krasnodar region through the Kerch Strait, which gave the Peninsula a further 230 MW, until December 20 will be another 230 megawatts that will allow us to significantly reduce the shortage of electrical energy. The second phase will provide an opportunity to increase the power flow to 800-840 MW - its completion is expected until the summer of 2016.
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