This is going to lead Russia to cut gas to Ukraine. Europe is going to start to worry about it's own gas again. Germany is in a tough spot with its gas supplies now.
Electricity supply to Crimea has been reduced by half and the region is experiencing rotating blackouts following two accidents on power lines coming from Ukraine, Crimea’s energy company says.
Earlier, Crimean Vice-PM Rustam Temirgaliev said that Ukrainian national energy company Ukrenergo reduced the electricity supply to Crimea by 50 percent. “Ukrenegro reduced the power in its power lines cutting the amount of supplied energy by half,” the top official told Kryminfo news agency.
Temirgaliev also described the power shortages as “blackmail” on behalf of Kiev. Read More @ http://rt.com/news/ukraine-reduce-energy-crimea-721/