"Zakarpattyaoblenergo" asks countrymen to be understanding about possible blackouts" - the repair of the mains continues
The repair of 400 kV aerial mains is being performed in Transcarpathia - the "Zakarpattyaoblenergo" informs.
Recently, the urgent works on reconstruction of the 400 kV transmission line "Burshtyn TPS - Mukachevo" have been carried out in the region. At present, specialists of the contractors are dismantling defective ground wire, the damage of which threatens the safety of operation, human life and accidental blackouts. By the way, such works have not been carried out on this aerial line since the 1960s, that is, since its commissioning.
The replacement of the ground is being carried out at the 36 kilometers long stretch from the city of Svalyavy to the city of Mukachevo. Now the works on the wire replacement are almost completed, only the most difficult area in the territory of Mukachevo district is left. In view of this, there may be periodic (alternate) disconnection of localities and enterprises if Mukachevo district from electricity supply. Such blackouts will not be long and they are made only for safety considerations and because of the need to avoid accidents on the distribution electrical grids.
The "Zakarpattyaoblenergo" PJSC has informed the management of the districts on the execution of reconstruction on the transmission line and all the associated inconveniences. If necessary, any changes in the schedule of blackouts will be announced further.