The President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov expressed regret and outrage at the fact that the contracted electricity supply to Crimea until now not resumed.
"I can only Express deep regret and total, perhaps, indignation at the fact that until now not resumed delivery of the contracted electric power in the Russian Crimea ", – RIA "news" message Peskov. Thus a press-the Secretary of the head of state added that he had no information about supplies of coal and the possible limitations of its supplies to Ukraine. Saturday the repair crew Ukrenergo has completed basic repair work on restoration of one of the 4 damaged power lines in the Kherson region, leading to Crimea. However, proponents of the "blockade" of Crimea said that in the future will not allow repairers to the power line Kakhovka – Titanium. In the night of Sunday before the damaged supports of power transmission line were blown up again. Crimea was left without electricity. Later power supply was not fully restored in the Republic introduced a state of emergency, the algorithm of power supply of the Peninsula – enter schedule an emergency outages. In Crimea on March 16 of last year held a referendum on the status of autonomy, more 96% of participants who were in favor of joining region in Russia. 21 March 2014 the President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed the law on ratification of the agreement on joining of the Crimea and Sevastopol a part of Russia, and also the decree about formation of the Crimean Federal district.