Created in record deadline the solution for supply of Mitrovica and Trepca
KEDS, has found a quick solution for Mitrovica and Trepca's electricity supply after yesterday's burning. The solution has to do with the putting again in function of the Vallaq line, located in the north of the country, for the part of supply of the city and surrounding villages. This has been achieved thanks to the help and support of the country's institutions, Kosovo Police for the security provided and KOSTT.
KEDS workers teams have achieved to extend today during day the conductor in the line 35 kV coming from the Vallac substation for direction of substation Mitrovica 2, where the connection is being done to supply a large part of Mitrovica and the surrounding villages. In addition to conductor are placed also poles and other equipment of network, since line was not active since after the war. This was achieved thanks to big engagement of company workers which are in terrain together with respective management since yesterday when it happened the defect in assets of Trepca.
In parallel with this, KEDS together with KOSST in the record deadline have found additional alternatives of supply for the aforementioned customers, as the line coming from the north does not have sufficient capacities.
In this case KEDS has engaged big number of workers and contractors for working on the extension of 35 kV conductor from the KOSTT substation in Vushtrri in direction of Trepca, as well as from Trepca in the direction of Vushtrri, in order to complete works as soon as possible. Works on both sides are about to be completed and if everything goes according to plan it is expected that the electricity supply for citizens will return in the evening.
Such situation was created after yesterday's burning around the midday of Trepca substation, connected to KOSTT's transmission capacities. The damage was huge and it is impossible to get back to work of this substation.
Under these circumstances, KEDS together with other players has been put into movement immediately. Initially was found solution of supply of mine to extract from ravine over 100 miners that were isolated after to find the best and fastest solutions of supplying the customers and this was achieved thanks to the cooperation of KOSTT and the institutions of the country.
We would like to express our gratitude to KOSST that together we found a solution quickly, as well as Kosovo's institutions for support, the Kosovo police who created the security to carry out the works, as well as the citizens of Mitrovica to whom we found understanding and support.
Kompania Kosovare për Distribuim dhe Furnizim me Energji elektrike SH.A
Kosovo Electricity Distribution and Supply Company J.S.C
Kosovsko Preduzece za Distribuciju i Snabdevanje Elektricnom Energijom D.D