In the far East to restore the five power lines that started the blackout

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade in photosangelina power. Archival photoIn the far East to restore the five power lines that started the blackout© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade the image Bank

Federal grid company (FGC UES) has restored the work of all five power transmission lines (PTL), with the outage which started power outages in the far East, told journalists in a press-service of the company.

«In the far East the action of the emergency control disconnect five air-lines 500 and 220 kV with the division of UES (United energy system — ed.) of the East into two isolated parts. Now all five lines enabled, synchronized divided of the ECO of the East, there is a set load of the consumers. The reasons for the process disturbances will establish a special Commission», — reported the press service of the FGC UES.

Earlier Tuesday, the Russian energy Ministry said that in the Khabarovsk region was down five high-voltage transmission lines (PTL) of 220 kV and 500 kV, including leading in China overhead line Amur-Heihe. Company «inter RAO UES» (the operator of export-import of electricity in Russia) reported that the supply of electricity from Russia to China completely suspended. As said the Ministry of energy, halted exports to China in the amount of approximately 477 MW.

The power of disabled consumers of electricity due to an accident networks in the far East reached 1,250 MW, violations have affected even Siberia, but has been partially restored power supply of consumers of a capacity of about 530 MW in Siberia, completely restored.