As stated at the opening ceremony of the reconstructed bridge the chairman of Kyiv Regional State Administration Anatoliy Prisyajnyuk, expanding the roadway of the bridge has greatly increase the capacity of the dam of the Kiev Hydroelectric Power Station. Reconstruction cost 40 mln.
Width has increased from 7 to 14 pm In addition, the repair of the dam, reinforced by its design.
A. Prisyajnyuk said the next step is to expand the road to power plants in Vyshgorod.
Recall that the Kiev hydroelectric dam is the first in a cascade of six reservoirs in the waters of the Dnieper. Besides electricity generation, the dam protects Kiev from spring floods