More than 108,000 Crimea residents left without electricity after power cutoffs scheduled

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The occupation authorities of Crimea have implemented temporary schedule of power cutoffs, leaving more than 108,000 residents without electricity.

This was announced by Russian Energy Ministry, Censor.NET reports citing RIA Novosti.
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In occupied Sevastopol, 24,800 people were cut off electricity supply, and 83,900 people in other Crimea areas.

A total of 70 MWt of electricity was turned off between 8:22 p.m. and 8:41 p.m. Aug. 7.

Krymenerho agency said earlier that extreme heat has raised energy consumption levels to maximum, and asked the population to use electricity more efficiently.

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In the upcoming days the heat will reach its new highs in Crimea, up to 38-40 degrees Celsius. An emergency warning has been issued.
Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n450801