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Source: Russia Ministry of Energy

Tulun (Irkutsk region), August 30. – The Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Andrei Cherezov took part in the meeting on the issue of the situation resulting from the rain flood in the Irkutsk Region under the Chairmanship of Vitaly Mutko. During his speech, Andrei Cherezov noted that the current situation with electricity supply in the region is stable. Individual consumers’ applications are being processed for temporary connection of households in the flood zone, work has been organized to alert the population through the media. “Work is underway to restore the normal power supply scheme for consumers temporarily connected to other power centers. By September 15, in Tulun, it is planned to complete the work on switching the remaining power line from the Central 35 kV substation, and by September 30 two new 6 kV lines are expected to be completed to switch consumers to the 110 kV Azeiskaya substation, temporarily powered by Substation “Vodozabor”, said the Deputy Minister. According to Andrei Cherezov, the Ministry of Energy of Russia has a special control over the progress of connecting the sites for new construction and preparing for the upcoming autumn-winter period. “Based on the results of the post-emergency rounds Inspection Equipment plans podgotovkik PCR adjusted grid companies. One of the most painful issues remains the settlement of the situation with the financial and economic state of Oblkommunenergo. The company needs almost 768 million rubles. to bring 324 power grid facilities into a normative state. Thus, today the risks of untimely preparation of Oblkommunenergo for OZP remain, ”the Deputy Minister emphasized. Andrei Cherezov recalled that Oblkommunenergo has only 38% fulfilled the action plan for preparing for work in the upcoming heating season, the emergency reserve staffing is 20% of the required volume, the rate of completion is insufficient due to lack of funding. So, for example, the reserve of power transformers with voltage of 110 kV at a rate of 1 pc. in fact is 0 pcs., the reserve of power transformers with a voltage of 35 kV with a norm of 4 pcs. in fact is 2 pcs. Physical depreciation of electric grid facilities with a voltage of 0.4-10 kV is more than 91%. A meeting of the Federal Headquarters was held earlier in Tulun, where decisions were made and necessary instructions were issued on all issues. “Given the approach to the heating season, hold a meeting on identifying ownerless power grid facilities operating in the Irkutsk Region and reissuing property rights to them and transfers to territorial grid organizations, to the electric networks of which the indicated facilities are technologically connected, in order to ensure their operation and maintenance . Ensure control over the replenishment of material resources of emergency stock at all levels, ”the Deputy Minister concluded the report.


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EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation from Russian Language to English.

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