The supervision of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug (KHMAO) estimated damage from one of the largest in the last few years of oil spills under Nefteyugansk.
Damage assessment is contained in the answer of the head of Rosprirodnadzor of the Khanty Novel Mishenina at the request of the Deputy of the state Duma Anatoly Greshnevikov, according to RBC. The document is available in the editorial office.
The reply from the official, the amount of damage water object — Cheuskino tributary of the Ob river — without consideration of the cost of eliminating the consequences of the accident amounted to more than RUB 250 million, the amount of environmental damage to soils is estimated more than 22 million rubles, the total damage from the spill under Nefteyugansk exceeded 270 mln Mishenin notes that the volume of oil spilled exceeded 204 cubic meters.
We will remind, about major oil spill on the pipeline under Nefteyugansk became known on 29 June 2015. The spill occurred due to gaps in the pipeline of the company “RN-Yuganskneftegaz”, which belongs “Rosneft”. The spill area was over 10 hectares, the oil has got into the duct Cheuskino of the Ob river.
In respect of LLC “RN-Yuganskneftegaz” initiated a case on administrative offence. It was reported that the pollution level exceeded seven times.