The Russian night attack did not damage the power system – Ministry of Energy

The Russian night attack did not damage the power system – Ministry of Energy

The nighttime Russian attack did not cause damage to the Ukrainian energy system, there is currently no deficit. However, outages in six regions are possible due to weather.

She reported about it press service Ministry of Energy.

The agency stated that there were no hits or damage to energy infrastructure facilities as a result of the attack.

At the same time, there is a power outage due to a thunderstorm, which caused a power outage for some consumers in Dnipropetrovsk, Kirovohrad, Zaporizhzhia, Odesa, Kherson and Kharkiv regions. A storm warning is fixed for Friday as well.

The occupiers continue to shell the front-line and border territories with the Russian Federation – 23 settlements in Donetsk region were cut off due to the attacks, 8 settlements in the Zaporizhzhia region. Due to previous shelling, some consumers in Dnipropetrovsk, Sumy, Kharkiv, Kherson, and Chernihiv regions also remain without electricity. Repair crews work where possible.

It is noted that electricity was restored to 32,300 consumers during the day.

Currently, the energy system is working stably. Generation fully covers consumption, and there is no shortage of electricity.

Electricity will no longer be exported, instead Ukraine will import electricity from Slovakia from 45 MW to 275 MW.

In addition, gas reserves in storage currently amount to more than 9.3 billion cubic meters.

We remind you:

The head of the Ukrenergo operator Volodymyr Kudrytskyi said that, perhaps, after reviewing the balance of the energy system next week, Ukraine will be able restore export of electricity.

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