About Company

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Federal Grid Company is a Russian energy company that provides electricity transmission services through the Unified National Electric Grid. The Company is a natural monopolist in the sector.

The Company is included in a list of systemically important organisations of strategic importance to Russia.

The Company is the number one publicly traded global electricity transmission company based on the length of transmission lines (more than 142 thousand kilometers) and transformer capacity (over 345 GVA).

Federal Grid Company’s unique infrastructure is a backbone of the Russian economy. Our units are located in 77 regions of the Russian Federation, spanning a total area of 15.1 mln sq. kilometers.

We have more than 21 thousand employees.

The largest part of our revenues is generated via tariffs for electricity transmission, approved by the Federal Antimonopoly Service of the Russian Federation (FAS Russia) based on RAB-regulation. Our main consumers are regional distribution companies, retail electricity supply companies and large industrial enterprises.

Significant growth prospects are based on a large-scale investment program, as well as on our management team’s commitment to innovation and modernization.

Key Activities of Federal Grid Company:

  • Managing the UNEG;
  • Providing electricity transmission services and connecting WECM participants to the electricity grid;
  • Investment activities in the UNEG development;
  • Engaging in the UNEG technical supervision of the UNEG grid facilities.


Key Physical Indicators:


20132014 2015 2016 2017
Total transmission grid length, thousand km* 135.1
138.8
139.1
140.3
142.4
Number of substations, units* 919
924
931
939
944
Electricity transmitted from the UNEG, bn kWh520
515.3
525.8
540.5
547.4
Net proceeds from sale of goods, products and services, mln RUB** 155,352
168,941
173,266
218,366
215,999
Profit (loss) before tax, mln RUB** (17,672)
14,338
27,884
124,320
60,593
Net profit (loss), mln RUB** (25,898)
5,137
17,870
106,071
42,362
Net assets, mln RUB**
842,975
854,490
886,127
987,695
1,038,239