Zaporozhye NPP will continue to supply electricity to the Ukrainian energy system, if they are paid. This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Marat Khusnullin.
“If the energy system of Ukraine is ready to accept and pay money, then we will work, if we don’t accept, we will work for Russia,” the Russian Deputy Prime Minister said during a visit to the Zaporozhye region, RIA Novosti reports. Marat Khusnullin noted that Russia is going to restore all the liberated territories.
“I believe that the prospect of the region is to work in our friendly Russian family. That is why I came here to provide maximum assistance for integration,” the Deputy Prime Minister said. According to him, in May, residents of the Zaporozhye region will begin to receive pensions and salaries in rubles.
On February 24, Russia launched a special operation to demilitarize and denazify Ukraine. The Zaporozhye NPP is controlled by the Russian army. The station was built during the Soviet era and it is the most powerful in Ukraine, continuing to supply electricity to the Ukrainian energy system.