80% of the heat networks of Kyiv are in a dangerous condition – KSCA

 80% тепловых сетей Киева находятся в аварийном состоянии - КГГА

In Kiev for two to three years, plan to replace the emergency network in the most troubled neighborhoods in order to avoid accidents when you start the heating season.

This was stated by Deputy Chairman of KSCA Peter Panteleev in the air TRK “Kyiv”, reports the press service of the KSCA.

“We have already allocated 28 million for design work on the replacement of the most worn sections of heat networks. Because the level of accidents in the network today reaches 80%. For many years there was not a systematic replacement of the networks, and today we have to fix this”, — said Panteleev.

According to officials, the most problematic are Podilskyi, Solomenskiy, sviatoshynskiy and Shevchenko areas.

“Now in the process of eliminating accidents “Kievteploenergo” replace emergency network stations 20, 30, 40, 50 meters, to avoid secondary damages. But, of course, need to implement comprehensive replacement and modernization, and in the next off-season we’ll get on that”, he added.

Previously Kiev told how to reduce heating costs.