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In Norilsk petroleum products after the accident, was in a unique lake Pyasino

Oil products after a spill of diesel fuel for Norilsk CHP was in a unique lake Pyasino, said the Governor of the Krasnoyarsk territory Alexander USS.

"Fuel and Pacino. This is a great lake, about 70 kilometers long. Of course, there are fish, a good biosphere. But here is how it will make the load impossible to predict. River to Bon Bon and after the lake was affected to a different extent. But nevertheless, fuel is already there. It is important now not to allow access to the Pyasina river, which goes North," said USS in an interview with local TV channel "Yenisei" and kgtrk Krasnoyarsk.

Pacino is a lake of glacial origin on the North of the Krasnoyarsk territory 20 kilometers from Norilsk. The surface area is 735 square kilometers. From the lake flows the only river Pyasina, which leads to the Kara sea. Pacino collects the water of large Northern lakes Lama, Keta and Deep in the mountains of the Putorana plateau.

One of the tanks storing diesel fuel at TPP-3 (owned by JSC "NTEK", a member of the group Norilsk Nickel) Norilsk may 29 was damaged in a result of the rapid subsidence of the supports of the Foundation, a leak occurred about 21 thousand cubic meters of fuel. Norilsk Nickel believes the main cause of the accident, the warming in the permafrost, which resulted in the movement of the supports under the fuel tanks. On the territory of the Krasnoyarsk region introduced a state of emergency at the Federal level. On Friday, the emergencies Ministry reported about the localization of the spilled fuel.