Demchyshyn: Kiev resumes imports electric energy from Russia in the extreme case
Ukraine will resume Imports of electricity from Russia in case of emergency, said on Wednesday the head of the Ministry of energy and coal industry of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn.
"Import of electrical energy At the moment time is stopped, We do not book capacity in the Russian Federation. We use the Import as a last resort, to the maximum loading your power " - quoted Demchishin press service of the Ministry of energy of Ukraine.
According to the Minister, in case of an insufficient capacity of its production in Ukraine has the opportunity to apply the Import of electricity.
on the last working day of the week Ukraine completely stopped the Import of electric energy from Russia in connection with the termination of restoration at Rovno NPP, said first Fins news in the press service of " Ukrenergo ". Previously demchyshyn said that Ukraine imports electricity due to the shortage of capacity that arose because of temporary outage of one unit at the Rovno NPP in connection with completion of the line Rivne-Kyiv.