This was announced by Deputy Minister of Digitalization Farid Safarov at the opening of the international conference Power Summit 2022, Ukrinform reports with reference to Ministry of Energy.
“To date, 33 companies have received 300 generators, 45 kilometers of cables, 560 overhead line towers and 11,000 pieces of other specialized equipment provided by European companies. We are sincerely grateful to everyone, and especially Commissioner Kadra Simson, for leading the international assistance. We also appreciate the effective coordination with side of the Energy Community Secretariat,” Safarov said.
He expressed the idea that European companies can choose a region, district or city to help them rebuild their energy infrastructure.
In addition, the Deputy Minister noted the support of the European Commission, in particular, towards the integration of the Ukrainian and European energy markets, which will help Europe free itself from Russian gas and coal through the purchase of Ukrainian electricity from renewable sources.
As reported, during the day on June 14, power supply was restored to about 39 thousand consumers. As of June 15, about 742 settlements remained without power, a total of about 618 thousand consumers.