Due to the cold current these days, some places in north Xinjiang have started heat supply in advance to ensure residents' normal life.
Heating companies in Urumqi City has started preheating. It is learned that the total heat supply areas in Urumqi is estimated to reach 134 million square meters this winter, increasing by 8 million square meters year on year.
Till now, Changji, Tacheng and Hami have also started heat supply. Yiwu County met snow and high wind on Oct. 11th and the temperature dropped to minus 8 degrees Celsius. The relevant departments made preparations ahead of time, so residents' normal life was not influenced.