In Orel coming to the end of the commissioning of new generating equipment — GTU-30 MW — on Livenskoy GT CHP, the press-service of JSC "IDGC of Center". Grid connection implemented "Orelenergo".
Already have audited the new scheme of power unit of 30 MW. Double-circuit cable line 110 kV "Livenskaya CHP — Livny" length of 500 meters was put into operation.
In particular, put steel-sided supports. They are more durable than conventional concrete and able to withstand heavy load of snow buildup. The life of new towers is 25 years old and the cost of operation of the circuit can be reduced by almost half.
Also for the first time in the electric grid complex of the branch on the lines of 110 kV cables and used the technology of air connections: cable line connected to the overhead power line length of 1.8 km through special sockets mounted on the anchor support 110 kV.
In the coming days, CHP equipment will be tested under load with continuous monitoring of electrical parameters, temperature and vibration condition for 72 hours.