Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed the Minister of energy, Alexander Novak to analyze the causes of failure in the power system of the Far East, that this does not recur. On the measures taken, the Minister must report to the Chairman of the government Dmitry Medvedev.
Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed the Minister of energy, Alexander Novak to understand the causes of failure in the power system of the Far East 1 August. This was reported by «Interfax».
«You analyse it all, report to the Prime Minister not only about the identification of the causes, but offers, as you said, measures which would prevent such failures», — Putin addressed to Novak.
In turn, Novak said that to prevent such large-scale accidents have taken all necessary measures. According to him, all consumers in the far East started again to produce electricity in 2.5 hours after the crash.
In the far Eastern Federal district, August 1 accident in the power grid that caused massive power outages in the Primorye territory, the Khabarovsk territory, EAO, the Amur region and Transbaikalia. Because of the failure of the movement was suspended in the area of railway TRANS-Siberian railway. Irregularities in the power lines also affected the supply of electricity from Russia to China.