Became known cause Energosbit in the far East

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Disturbances in the electricity supply in the far East occurred from-for short circuits on transmission lines (LEP), told RIA Novosti in the press service of the Ministry of energy.

«Irregularities in the United energy system of East occurred from-for short circuit on one of the transmission lines 220 kV» — said the press service.

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 company FGC, 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.

At the moment, according to FGC, all five lines has resumed. Without power, according to the MOE, the far East has left more than 600 thousand people. According to the Ministry of energy of the Russian Federation at 17.30 GMT, the supply is restored in full.