The morning temperatures hovered just above freezing. We’ve been told that our electricity will be shut off for 2hrs per day starting October 1 but yesterday it remained on all day. I’ve wondered what electricity has to do with the gas crisis in Ukraine.
This Bloomberg article helps shed more light on the ripple effects of the conflict. Eastern Ukraine provides coal which supplies a majority of the countries power plants – We’re facing not only gas cuts, but potential electricity outages as well.