12 August 2019 Russia's largest flexible foam producer gets more reliable power supply PJSC FGC UES (Rosseti Group) has installed new measuring systems at the 220 kV Kuznetsk substation, which feeds power to consumers of Kuznetsk, a city with over 80,000 people, and industrial enterprises of the Penza region, including the new factory of FoamLine Group, which manufactures 30k tons of flexible foam per year.
8 August 2019 Lightning protection improved on key backbone lines of Transbaikal and Buryatia PJSC FGC UES (Rosseti Group) has enhanced the lightning-surge proofness of eleven 220-500 kV transmission lines in Transbaikal Territory and the Republic of Buryatia. In total, over the past seven years, the protection of 28 OHTLs located in areas with high thunderstorm activity has been strengthened. The total amount of investments in the project exceeds 883 mn rubles. As a result, the number of lightning outages in these regions has been almost halved.
5 August 2019 Omsk Region's most powerful substation to have its 500 kV breakers totally renewed PJSC FGC UES (Rosseti Group) has come to the final stage of replacement of the switching equipment at Omsk region's biggest substation, 500 kV Tavricheskaya. Taking into account the previous works done here, the facility will see complete renovation of 500 kV ultra-high voltage switches. This will improve the reliability of operation of the substation, which provides power to Omsk and its surroundings, as well as power flows between the Urals, Siberia and the Republic of Kazakhstan. The company will invest 304 mn rubles in the project.