Crimea blackout

Ukraine can resume power supply to Crimea within hours

Ukraine could resume power supply to occupied Crimea using three restored 330 kV power transmission lines within several hours if the relevant agreements are reached, acting Head of National Energy Company Ukrenergo Vsevolod Kovalchuk said in Kyiv on Wednesday, Interfax reports. He

Russia to close U.N. human rights office in Moscow

The United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said on Thursday that the Russian government had indicated it would close his Moscow office, and he decried what he called the shrinking space for dissent, reports with reference to

Moscow will not prolong contract on the power supply from Russia to Ukraine

According to the information from Russian Ministry of Energy, Moscow will not prolong the contract on the supply of electricity from the Russian Federation to Ukraine after the rejection of purchases of Ukrainian electricity for Crimea, TASS reports referring to the

Breakdown of the power line caused rolling blackouts in Crimea

In the evening of December 30, a breakdown of the high-voltage line Kakhovka-Titan in Kherson region of Ukraine, which provides electricity supply from mainland Ukraine into Russia-occupied Crimea, caused rolling blackouts in the peninsula, reports with reference to RIA Novosti. The so-called

Western Crimea in darkness again because of breakdown in power grid

The electricity in the west part of Crimea was shut off again today because of the accident in the peninsula. There were Blackouts in Yevpatoriya, in Razdolnensky and Chernomorsky districts, reports Ukrainian supply company Ukrenergo confirmed that the electricity was turned off.

End to blackout: power supply to Crimea resumed

Yesterday, the repair brigades connected the transmission line Kakhovska-Titan to the power grid of Ukraine and resumed the electricity transfer to Crimea On 00:08 of Tuesday the power supply was resumed on the line to Crimea, reports with reference to the

Crimea will not accept electricity from Ukraine in case of attempts to resume the supply – Aksyonov

Crimean authorities refuse to receive electricity from Ukraine in case of the renewal of supply. Sergey Aksyonov, the head of the Russian occupation authority in Crimea, said it in an interview with the local edition Kryminform, commenting on the agreement between

Crimea blackout: the repair crew has resumed the electricity supply to the peninsula today

At 14:00 today, Kherson Regional State Administration held a meeting of the operational staff with the activists of the blockade and Lenur Islyamov. The participants agreed to resume the electricity supply to the peninsula on the line Kakhovska-Titan, reports with the

Crimea blackout: the energy bridge is shut off because of overheating

December 5th at 19:30, on the energy bridge from the Russian Federation to Crimea across the Kerch strait, an accident occurred. The cables did not stand the electricity load and broke down due to overheating. The influx of electricity through the energy

Crimea blackout: the energy bridge only increased the number of complaints about the absence of electricity

On December 4 at the meeting of the emergency staff on the elimination of blackout, the head of Russian occupation Crimean authority Sergey Aksyonov demanded from the heads of the regional electric systems to strictly observe the schedule of the rolling blackouts