Republic of Crimea

PhotographerYevgeny Nakonechnyy
PrizeSilver in РЕДАКЦИОННАЯ ФОТОГРАФИЯ / Editorial / General News
City/CountryRussian Federation
Entry Description

November 22, 2015 years in the territory of the Republic of Crimea was introduced emergency mode. Republic was on the verge of a complete power outage. Disconnect power from the territory of Ukraine was due to the undermining of power transmission line supports (power lines). It was de-energized more than 300 social facilities. In 2015 he ended the contract for the supply of electricity from Ukraine. Ukraine has put forward its own conditions for its further extension, "According to the contract territory of the republic will be including parts of Ukraine." Russia was invited to conduct a survey of the population's readiness to accept such conditions, which resulted in more than 90% refused to accept it. At the moment, all the major cities of Crimea receive electricity energy bridge on a string from the Krasnodar Territory and partially resumed supplies to Ukraine. However, due to lack of power on the peninsula entered the graphics power outage and water supply. The generators supplying homes, shops and cafes were established as additional energy. The local residents do not panic and excitement, there are problems, but the people of their dignity through. The island saves energy in every possible way, a large amount of information posters and appeals rational use of resources. One poster read: "You can turn off the lights in my apartment, in my house, and even in the whole town ... But you never turn off the light in my soul and my heart," signature "I krymchanin". Difficulties harden people and make it even stronger and more independent.