Tsarizm
Eastern Europe News

Russia Will Struggle To Turn On Siemens Turbines In Sanctions-Bound Crimea

Image by Arbeitgeberverband Gesamtmetall

Russia outfoxed European Union sanctions by delivering gas turbines made by Germany’s Siemens to the annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea. Now for the hard part, switching them on.

No Russian company, according to Reuters data, has ever got a Siemens turbine working without the help of the manufacturer.

In this case, Siemens said the turbines were shipped to Crimea behind its back and is refusing to be involved, leaving Moscow to work out how to start them up to fulfill President Vladimir Putin’s promise to give Crimea a stable power supply…

To Read More Visit Yahoo News

Related articles

The Kuriles Question: Not So Fast On Russia-Japan World War II Peace Treaty

Tsarizm Staff

Montenegro To Make Female Genital Mutilation Illegal

L Todd Wood

Ukraine Promises Reforms By 2020 To Join NATO

L Todd Wood

Subscribe to our evening newsletter to stay informed during these challenging times!!

Clicky