In Kharkov, stopped 47 of the trolley and half of the city’s trams from-for debts to the power companies

В Харькове остановились 47 троллейбусов и половина городских трамваев из-за долгов перед облэнерго

“Kharkivoblenergo” shut off six traction substations, thereby stopping movement of the electric vehicle, namely: 47 trolleybuses and trams half. This reports the press service of the Kharkiv city Council with reference to the Deputy Director of infrastructure Department Yevhen Fedorchuk.

According to him, are all trams Saltov depot, and this means that this kind of electric vehicle is deprived of the most densely populated area of the city.

He reacted to the situation the mayor Gennady Kernes. He noted that the Kharkov city Council is doing everything possible to citizens was not a hostage situation.

“We believe that the actions of the leaders Kharkivoblenergo illegal, and supported the initiative of the Chairman of Kharkiv regional state administration Igor Rainin that the situation was dealt with by the competent authorities and returned to Kharkiv citizens the opportunity to use the services of gorelektrotransport in full. From our side, we will do everything to stop the thoughtless actions of the acting Chairman of the management Board of JSC “Kharkovoblenergo” Jaworski” – said Gennady Kernes.

Yesterday it was reported that in Kharkiv, about 600 workers of the municipal enterprises has blocked the administrative building of the regional power.