Crimea blackout

Crimea blackout: repair crew said one high voltage tower repaired

Electricity supply company Ukrenergo reported that, despite harsh weather conditions in Kherson region today – strong wind, heavy rain – the repair crew removed one of the blown up towers on the line Kakhovka – Titan, then replaced it with the new

Crimea blackout: repair crews began restoring power lines in Kherson region

The repair crews began restoring power lines in Kherson region on the line Kakhovka – Titan, Joinfo.ua reports. According to Zinovy ​​Butso, representative of the supply company Ukrenergo, they agreed a protocol with the leaders of the protest, and got permission for repairs

Crimea blackout: authorities fear of infectious diseases

Crimean occupation authorities fear of infectious diseases, because of unstable power supply the water needs additional treatment.  This was stated by Minister for Housing and Utilities of the Russian government of Crimea, Alexander Zhdanov, Joinfo.ua reports with the reference to KrymRealii. "In

Crimea blackout: food on the fire, broken ATMs and rising crime

Crimea has been cut off from the electricity supply from Kherson region since Saturday night. The most people in Crimea are not only without light now, but without the Internet and mobile communications, Joinfo.ua reports citing Russian media. It turned out that

Crimea blackout: Ukrainian electricity supplier Ukrenergo considers the disruption of energy supplies to the Crimea as force majeure

Disruption of the electricity supplies to Crimea under the agreement with Russia occurred due to force majeure, therefore, there are no grounds for penalties against Ukraine there, said deputy general director of NPC Ukrenergo Yuri Kasich at a briefing, Joinfo.ua reports "This is

Crimea blackout: people are buying candles and fuel, queues at the filling stations and ATMs, big stores are closing

In Crimea, electricity has been turned off from last night. So, people are buying candles and fuel. Crimean authorities said that they have the fuel stocks for 20 days. But people have their own generators, so they are buying up large volumes of

Crimea blackout: Ukrainian Interior Ministry launched a criminal proceedings on the explosions, which caused the energy cut off

Ukrainian Interior Ministry reported about the open criminal proceedings on the fact of deliberate damage to power facilities, which caused the transmission towers’ fall and energy cut off in several districts of Kherson, Mykolaiv regions and Crimea, Joinfo.ua reports. "Yesterday, November 21, in

Crimea blackout: repair crews could restore energy supply in 24 hours, if they had access to the damaged pillars

Energy Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn assured that the repair crews shall make every effort to restore the safe operation of the Ukrainian energy system and energy supply to the districts of Kherson and Mykolaiv regions and Crimea, Joinfo.ua reports. "Repair crews started