Perm. 27 Oct. INTERFAX-POVOLZH’e – a Branch of JSC “RusHydro” – “Kama HPP” in January-September 2017 developed 1,779 billion kWh.kWh of electricity, which is 12% higher than the same period last year, reported the press service of the branch.
Productive supply amounted to 1,761 billion kWh.h.
Increased production due to rainy summer and high inflow to the alignment of the dam, said the press service.
The cost of technical re-equipment and reconstruction of main equipment of Kamskaya HPP for the first 9 months of 2017 amounted to 243,33 million rubles on the repair of equipment, buildings, structures – of 47.05 million roubles for maintenance – 44,41 million rubles, the research work performed for a total amount of 7.6 million rubles.
In accordance with the schedule on the Kama HPP is implementing a program of complex modernization of equipment. In the third quarter of 2017, replaced by a set of hydromechanical equipment in the span of the hydraulic unit No. 5 (embedded parts of the grooves of the stoppers and caps of the Weir, spillway gates and turbine cover overflow). Also completed work on the restoration of the heating elements, pressure washers, replacement riding polukozlovyh beams, crane rail and fasteners.
Kamskaya HPP is the first step of the Kama HPP cascade. Its installed capacity is 552 MW, annual electricity generation is 1.9 billion kW.h.