In Essentuky held celebrations to mark the anniversary launch HPP "White Coal". The festival organizers made the administration of the city.
All residents were invited to the first hydroelectric plant in Russia "White Coal", which is on the branch of JSC "MRSC of North Caucasus" — "Stavropol" and declared a World Heritage Site. Today is a museum, which in 1997 received the status of the memorial. The Mayor of Larissa Pisarenko in his greeting drew attention to the fact that today's holiday — this is only part of the planned commemorative events, prepared in honor of the 110th anniversary of HPP "White Coal".
Then, participants will take a tour of this historic site. On how to build a power plant, the significance for the life of the cities Kavminvodskoy group was the first hydroelectric power plant in Russia this level of detail told the assembled electrical engineer of the Central electrical networks of "IDGC of the North Caucasus" — "Stavropol" Vladimir Chesnokov.
The celebration continued in the auditorium of high school number 12 Essentukov, where the presentation of the book Yessentuki author Alexander Golovko "Belougolsky light." His work Alexander Vlasovich dedicated pioneers of domestic electricity. In poetry and prose, he talked about the construction of the first in the south of Russia Belougolskoy hydropower, about the plight of our fellow countrymen, related to energy.
Students at the school have prepared a festive concert. From the stage, sang songs of Alexander Golovko and chapters from books by students. In the hall, except for students and local residents, attended by relatives of those distant events witnesses whose memories were the basis of the collection. Festive meropriyatiyazavershilis award everyone the book "Belougolsky light" with an inscription website.
Power plant at the beginning of the 20th century
The present appearance of hydro turbine building