September 23 in the Astrakhan region inaugurated the reconstructed 220 kV substation "gas" — a new generation of high-reliability power facility with fully automated control system.
Input capacity of 250 MVA substation will provide reliable electricity to consumers, the largest of which is the Astrakhan gas processing plant. Also provides electricity substation gas compressor stations, LLC "Gazprom mining Astrakhan" and is part of the scheme of power Astrakhan TPP-2.
Power facility located 20 meters from the existing substation equipment which is morally and physically obsolete.
Reconstruction and modernization of the substation by Federal Grid Company of Unified Energy System (JSC "FGC UES"), a member of the group of companies of "Rossetti."