Ukraine grid operator steps up rolling blackouts in some regions

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KYIV, Nov 5 (Reuters) - Ukraine's nationalist grid relation said connected Saturday it would measurement up rolling blackouts successful Kyiv and 7 Ukrainian regions successful effect to what it said was accrued energy consumption.

The powerfulness grid has been targeted by Russian aerial strikes successful caller weeks and vigor providers person resorted to planned powerfulness cuts to debar overloads and to let infrastructure to beryllium repaired.

"Temporary controlled restrictions connected each categories of consumers are indispensable to trim the load connected networks, enactment the sustainable balancing of the vigor strategy and debar repeated accidents," Ukrenergo said.

It did not specify however agelong the blackouts would past but called connected Ukrainians to conserve vigor peculiarly during the greeting and evening hours.

Reporting by Dan Peleschuk; Editing by David Holmes

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