The heating in Ukraine is connected less than half of houses

In Ukraine since the beginning of the heating season to heat medium connected 60% of social infrastructure — schools, kindergartens and hospitals, and 45% of homes. This was announced by Vice Prime Minister-Minister of regional development, construction, housing and utilities Gennady Zubko.

“Ukraine 100% technically ready for the heating season. In the centre and North of the country it has already started in the first place it concerns social infrastructure. The South of the country start until 10-15%, because the temperature in the Kherson, Nikolaev, Odessa and Zaporozhye are much higher than in Kiev”, — said Zubkov on the TV channel “Direct”.

According to him, in Ukraine more than 15 thousand schools, 18 kindergartens and thousand about 2 thousand 712 hospitals that require Central heating. In the residential sector — 82 thousands of homes.

In case of delayed start of the heating season to local authorities will apply tough sanctions.

“We have already warned that in case of delayed start of heating will be instituted criminal proceedings. We will appeal to the Prosecutor’s office concerning cases of the inconsistency of service and inaction on the ground”, — said Zubko.

In Kiev as of October 25, the heat applied in 6677 houses (9656), 257 medical institutions (276), 515 kindergartens (from 529), 446 schools (454), 81 administrative building (4727).

Earlier, the Deputy head of the KCSA Petr Panteleyev said that the heating season will start in the capital from October 15 and will last about two weeks.

We will remind, earlier the Ministry of regional development announced, in which the regional center residents pay most for heating.

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