The work of the power bridge to Crimea restored

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in fotobanka of Balaclava in the CrimeaThe work of the power bridge to Crimea restored© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

Energy «Russian grids» quickly restored the work of the Crimean bridge, reported in a press-service of the company.

«A little over an hour it took the team of «Russian grids» under the leadership of General Director Pavel Livinsky to fully restore the electricity supply to Crimea on the energy bridge. It was broken by actuation of the automatic fire protection system at substation voltage class 500 kV «Taman» at 15.07 GMT and two transformers», — stated in the message of the company.

Energy to eliminate the power shortage quickly deployed a mobile gas turbine power plants, which are on the Peninsula.

The company notes that the two cable-overhead lines Crimean bridge was put into operation within 40 minutes and in full, all four lines and both autotransformer was energized at 16.20 Moscow time. «At the moment the power flow is carried out in full», — stated in the message. The reasons for the triggering of automatic emergency protection system at the substation «Taman» are established.

Earlier, the Russian energy Ministry reported that the supply of Crimea violated because of the accident at the substation «Taman» in Krasnodar region, in the near future will be fully restored, the power flow of electricity in the Crimea is already 241 MW. According to the Ministry, June 13 at 15.03 GMT on substation 500 kV «Taman» by triggering automatic «was the repayment of autotransformers 1 and 2 (500/220/10 kV, 501 MVA, no of circuit breakers 500 kV)».

Through the substation Taman pass all four sections of the bridge from the Krasnodar Krai to the Crimea. The energy bridge until June was provided by the Peninsula of 800 MW 1330 MW deployed in the region. From June 1 through the commissioning of high voltage line 500 kV «Rostov — Andrew — Vyshesteblievskaya (Taman)» the flow of electricity to the Crimean power system to the energy bridge has been increased to 850 MW.