The relevant statement was made by Ukrainian Communities and Territories Development Deputy Minister Natalia Khotsianivska at a meeting of the Headquarters on Preparations for the Autumn and Winter Period, an Ukrinform correspondent reports, referring to the Ukrainian Communities and Territories Development Ministry.
“A total of 592 heat supply facilities were damaged in Ukraine, namely 444 boiler facilities, 13 combined heat and power plants, seven thermal power plants and 128 central heat supply stations. Thanks to coordinated efforts, a total of 316 objects have already been restored,” Khotsianivska said.
According to the data from regional authorities, about 99.7% of boiler facilities are running in Ukraine. Nearly 100% of residential houses, schools, kindergartens and health facilities are provided with heating services. 225 out of 72.4 thousand residential houses (excluding the Luhansk region and the Kherson region) are remaining disconnected from the heat supply system.