Russia completes power line to Crimea

14 May 2018

Work on the construction and installation of a high-voltage power transmission line from the Rostov nuclear power plant to the Crimea is planned to be completed before 15 May, Tass reported on 8 May, citing First Deputy Minister of Industry and Energy for the region, Andrey Saveliev.

"As part of the construction of the 500 kV high voltage line Rostov-Andreevskaya-Vyshesteblievskaya (Taman) in the Rostov region, installation of supports has been completed in full, and installation of power lines is 99%  complete," he said. Another 500 kV high-voltage line, which will ensure delivery of power from Unit 4 of the Rostov NPP to the southern power grid, has already been completed.

Earlier it was reported that the Rostov-Andreevskaya-Vyshesteblievskaya (Taman) high-voltage line would pass through the territory of Rodionovo-Nesvetay, Myasnikovsky and Azov regions, and Rostov-on-Don. It will also pass through nine municipalities in Krasnodar Territory. The length of the high-voltage line will be 477km.

Privacy Policy
We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.