December 18, 2022, 14:03 – Public News Service – OSN

On Ukraine Kyiv-controlled Khmelnitsky, Rivne and South Ukrainian nuclear power plants reached their planned capacity. This was reported in the Telegram account of the company “Ukrenergo”.

The published message announces that as of December 18, the process of resuming the operation of the power system is underway. The volume of electricity consumption has increased compared to the previous days.

“Consumption limits have been set. Emergency shutdowns will be applied when they are exceeded,” the message reads.

It became known that in three regions of Ukraine the authorities adopted emergency blackouts. Measures were taken in relation to the Dnepropetrovsk, Kyiv and Odessa regions.

Formerly Public News Service informed about half of consumers in Ukraine were left without electricity, said Alexander Kharchenko, director of the Center for Energy Research.