Yevgeny Nikora held a meeting of the interdepartmental commission on ensuring reliable electricity supply and consolidation of electric grid complex of the Murmansk region
The Deputy Governor Yevgeny Nikora held a meeting of the interdepartmental commission on ensuring reliable electricity supply and consolidation of electric grid complex of the Murmansk region. The meeting was devoted to discussion of cooperation between the Government of the Murmansk region and JSC “North-West IDGC”, defining directions of collaboration to ensure reliable and high-quality supply of consumers, timely and fully provide all the required services.
A key focus in the joint work of the parties is determined the participation PJSC “North-West IDGC” in the implementation of Joint investment project of the Murmansk region heat supply system modernization for 2015-2030 aimed at improving the of the region heat power sector functioning.
Also the question of the regional electricity sector objects inventory for purposes of electric grid assets consolidation was not less important, indeed it allows to ensure their proper operation within the single centre of responsibility for the quality of services in transmission and distribution of electrical energy.
At the meeting there was also discussed the issue of the PJSC “North-West IDGC”, aimed at increasing the availability of electricity infrastructure in the region and promotion of the Murmansk region in the investment climate National rating in territorial entities of the Russian Federation. So, in order to ensure favourable conditions for business activities the Murmansk region Government in cooperation with PJSC “North-West IDGC” within the V Murmansk international business week plans holding an investment and energy trade fair, which will focus on issues of connecting to the grid, informing existing and potential investors about the possibilities of energy investment projects, procedures, and regulations for utility connections.
General Director of the PJSC “North-West IDGC” Alexander Letyagin informed the participants about carrying out measures for the development and modernization of electric grid facilities on the territory of Murmansk region, among which especially was marked a preparation for conduction of works on connection to the Kola energy system of the Centre of the construction of large marine structures, planned construction of JSC "NOVATEK" in the village of Belokamenka, and the substation 330 kV "Murmansk", the planned construction of JSC "FGC UES" near Murmansk.
Special mention was given to the issue of synchronization of the Murmansk region perspective development plans with the network organization development plans, to disseminate information on current and future load centres of power, creating conditions for socio-economic growth of the region. The parties agreed to continue joint cooperation.