MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russia –
Source: Russia – Council of the Federation
The representatives in the Federation Council, the TRANS-Baikal territory participated in the meeting on gasification of the region.
Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs, representative from Executive body of state power of Transbaikalian edge Bair Zhamsuev Zhamsueva Bachelorarbeiten from the Executive body of state power of the Zabaikalsky region, and a member of the Federation Council Committee for science, education and culture, representative of the legislative body of state power of the Zabaikalsky Krai Sergey Mikhailov Mikhailovsly Petroicidae of the legislative (representative) body of state power of the Zabaikalsky region in Chita took part in the working meeting on problems of gasification of region.The event was also attended by acting Deputy Chairman of the government of Transbaikalian edge Gennady Gusev, the acting Deputy Chairman of Zabaikalsky Krai Government – Minister of economic development of the Baikal region Alexander Berdaliev, the acting Deputy Chairman of Zabaikalsky Krai Government Andrei Kaefer, representatives of the profile ministries and departments.
Bair Zhamsuev and Sergey Mikhailov in Chita took part in a working meeting on the issues of gasification of regionsair Zhamsuev recalled that the main project of gasification of the TRANS-Baikal region developed since the Soviet period. However, according to the Senator, to approach this issue only from an economic point of view possible, so in August 2019, the Russian President instructed the Ministry of energy and Gazprom to work on the issue of gasification of the region.
The gasification of the Transbaikal region will considerably reduce the production costs and transport costs
The Senator also recalled that at the meeting of the Federation Council in the framework of “government hour” on the theme “About the priority directions of socio-economic development of the Far East”, the Chairman of the Federation Council also talked about the need for gasification of the far Eastern regions.According to Bair Zhamsuev, gasification Zabaykalsky Krai will provide consumers in the region the possibility of using environmentally friendly energy source, which will considerably reduce production costs and transport costs and also reduce environmental pollution from using coal and wood during the heating season.According to the Senator, the preferred option of the regional government selected “Combined gasification” — envisages the construction of gas pipeline branch “Skovorodino – Chita – Ulan-Ude” from the main gas pipeline “Power of Siberia” and the system of gas pipelines — taps to gas distribution networks with a further gas flow at the gas distribution networks to consumers. Gas supply to remote consumers from cross branch pipelines is considered in the form of liquefied natural gas from promising LNG plant near the city of Chita and construction of the eleven systems of reception, storage and regasification.Bair Zhamsuev at the meeting stressed the need for careful consideration of the project, which will reduce the cost of heating and hot water supply of social facilities and housing, the use of natural gas in the boiler can significantly reduce the level of air pollution in the city of Chita and other settlements of the region, the construction and subsequent operation of the pipeline will create additional jobs and industrial development of the region.Following the meeting, the participants decided to establish a Working group on gasification in Zabaykalsky Krai together with senators from the region to address this issue. Also decided to consolidate its efforts with the Government of the Republic of Buryatia.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation from Russian Language to English.