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Russia to boost Crimea’s generation capacity

Crimea will have 170 MW of new power generation capacity by the end of this year, Russia’s Energy Ministry said in a press release.
By Staff reporter 9 August 2017 0 27118

Crimea will have 170 MW of new power generation capacity by the end of this year, Russia’s Energy Ministry said in a press release.

The ministry said 20 MW of new capacity will be come online by 1 September and about another 60 MW will be launched by the end of this year. The press release did not specify how this will be achieved.

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