Today, December 5, it became known that the Ukrainian company «Lugansk energy Association» disconnected electricity of Peter’s pumping station because of the huge monetary debt. Station, According to the Vodokanal provides residents of Lugansk region, mainly the city of Lugansk and the nearby villages. This information tells a Ukrainian company.
The power outage took place on December 5 at about 13:40 local time. Part of a half-million of Lugansk and the surrounding towns were left without water.
The cause of the power outage the station was the duty of the utility that on December 1, amounted to more than 162 million ($6 million), which were accumulated Lugansk Republic. Experts noted that the LC consumes about 90% of produced water. However, this year, the water utility could pay over 50% of the accrual.
According to representatives of the «Luhansk energy Association», the power plant was not able to prepare for the autumn-winter season because of the lack of necessary funds. The company noted that, at this period, the experts recorded a lot of accidents on the grid.