“The reason is a leak in the pipeline. A pipe burst and we had to close those sections that are now without supply,” described Hungarian. According to him, the company’s employees are intensively working on repairs. The company supplies heat to around 230,000 households in Prague. Heat for Prague is produced at the Melnik power plant, which is operated by ČEZ. “Everything is fine with Horkovod from Melnik,” ČEZ spokesman Ladislav Krzyž said on Thursday morning.

According to the control center of Prague Teplorenska, this is a partial accident that affected the districts of Jizhni Mesto, Kosik, Chodov, Opatov, Modřany, Kamyk, Novodvorska, Gaja, Lhotka, the Krč microdistrict and Vinohradska, Ruska, Vršovicka and Bogdalce streets. . Today’s highs are expected to be between four and eight degrees Celsius.

Part of Prague without heat. (November 24, 2022)
Author: Pražská teplárenská