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Crimea blackout: repair crew came to the place to complete the repair

The participants of the energy blockade of Crimea agreed to restore the wire lines
Crimea disconnected from dispatchers of Ukrenergo

Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn agreed with the participants in the energy blockade of Crimea to restore the wires on the line “Kakhovka Titan”, according to Vsevolod Kovalchuk, the temporary head of Ukrenergo, Joinfo.ua reports with the reference to Korrespondent.

“Demchyshyn said about reaching of agreements with the staff of public blockade of the Crimea on the restoration of the 220kV line “Kakhovka Titan”. The repair brigade has already pushed into place. Within a few hours, they will finish the installation of the wires and remove grounding. The question about switching the line on is still under discussion”, – Kovalchuk said.

He added that the other three power supply lines to the peninsula are still unrepaired.

It should be recalled that Crimea has been cut off the electricity supply since November 22.

Electricity supply company Ukrenergo reported that the repair crew removed one of the blown up towers on the line Kakhovka – Titan, then replaced it with the new one. The neighboring auxiliary pillars are repaired too already. They continue negotiations with the activists of the blockade of Crimea.