Untitled Document

UPDATE - Rehab deal signed for 94-MW Lesogorskaya, 70.5-MW Svetogorskaya

Russia's Power Machines and regional utility Territorial Generation Co. No. 1 (TGC-1) said May 10 they signed a 5.5 billion ruble deal (US$214 million) to refurbish two hydroelectric projects on northwest Russia's Vuoksa River.

Power Machines is to replace four turbine-generators at the 94-MW Lesogorskaya (HPP-10) hydroelectric plant, increasing project capacity to 122 MW. The contract also includes replacement of three turbine-generators at the 70.5-MW Svetogorskaya (HPP-11) hydroelectric plant, increasing project capacity to 88.5 MW. The work is to be completed by the end of 2012.

Power Machines previously reported its shareholders approved the �interested party transaction.� (HNN 4/26/07) TGC-1 is controlled by Russian utility monopoly Unified Energy Systems, which also owns a stake in Power Machines.

TGC-1 has installed capacity of 6,248.2 MW and serves the city of St. Petersburg, Karelia Republic, Leningrad Region, and Murmansk Region.

Lesogorskaya and Svetogorskaya produce 631 million kWh and 614 million kWh annually, exporting much of their power to Finland.

Latest Slideshow

Your Picture Here: Send Us Your Dam Selfie

View Slideshow >>

more slideshows >>   

Hydro Whitepapers

Hydro Industry Financials

Most Read Articles

Recent Comments

Continuing Education

Professional Development Hours
To access a course listing associated to a specific topic listed below, click on the topic of choice from the list below.

Volume 34, Issue 3
Volume 23, Issue 2

Archived Articles

2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 2011 | 2012 | 2013
Hydro Review Past Issues

Buyers Guide Products

Technical Services

NAES develops and offers a full suite of custom...

Digital Governor Conversions and Retrofit Kits

Want to Go Digital? Over the last 10 years we h...

Governor Field Service, Troubleshooting and Calibration

Our highly-skilled Field Service Engineers know...

Governor Replacement Parts - New and Factory Reconditioned

We offer a complete line of brand-new, BETTER-T...

Governor Training Classes

From Governor School to Custom On-Site Training...

Factory Repair Services

We offer COMPLETE factory repair services for A...

Buyers Guide Companies

Sauer Compressors USA Inc

ABB Inc/High Current Systems

Barr Engineering Co

JM Power Aggregates Ltd

Owner, inventor and distributor of an environme...

IC-Fluid Power Inc

Founded in 1989 to bring European fluid power t...