C zero power plant is being built in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area — Yugra company Fortum. The power plant that runs on natural gas, will have three power units with total capacity of 1254 MW.
Fortum expects the commissioning of the first unit will be held in the first quarter of 2013. The equipment of the first power for an hour worked at the nominal frequency without load carrying. The test was the first stage of the final inspection and testing of plant equipment needed to start producing electricity.
In the next few days in Nyagan GRES will be tested generator synchronized with the network, during which the first megawatt of electricity will be provided to the grid. Conducted blowing steam recovery boiler. Comprehensive testing and certification tests of the first power Nyaganskaya power plant is scheduled to begin in February. At the same time, work continues on the installation of the main equipment for the second power station on the third block completes installation of thermal contours of turbine and boiler room.
Fortum carry out the production and sale of electricity and heat in the major industrial regions of Russia. The main driver of the Russian branch of business is the investment program. After its completion, scheduled for the end of 2014, the total installed capacity of JSC "Fortum", almost doubling compared to 2007 due to ultra-modern combined-cycle units to exceed 5100 MW.