Shutdowns began in the Kyiv region: how long can there be no light and how often it will be turned off


Blackouts began in the Kyiv region: how long can there be no electricity and how often will it be turned off

Power outages have begun in the Kyiv region. There will be no light for the next 4 hours.

The disconnection will last for each client no more than 4 hours. However, they may be repeated for some consumers during the day after 8 hours if Ukrenergo does not cancel the use of stabilization shutdowns.

The department explained that if your house was switched off from 8 to 12 in the morning, then if the stabilization shutdown is continue throughout the day, the second shutdown will be from 20:00 to 24:00.

Changes in electric traffic

Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko also said that in order to save electricity in the city, buses will operate on 21 of the 38 trolleybus routes.

The list of routes where transport will be replaced can be found on the website of the city authorities.

Power outage in Kyiv

The Office of the President reported that throughout Ukraine, in particular, in Kyiv, the lights will be turned off on October 20. Shutdowns are needed to reduce the load on the grid and give power engineers the opportunity to recover.

Consequently, DTEK Kyiv Grids are forced to apply the power supply cutoff schedule. Consumer addresses were divided into three queues. First, the power supply was limited in part of the 3rd stage (16:00 – 20:00). True, they warned that, if necessary, they could turn off the next queue.

  • 1 queue – from 8:00 to 12:00 and from 20:00 to 24:00
  • 2nd line – from 12:00 to 16:00
  • 3rd line – from 16:00 to 20:00

Schedule of power outage in Kyiv/Photo DTEK Kyiv Grids

Pay attention! Since October 10, Russian troops have already destroyed about 40% of Ukrainian power plants.

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