In Kstovo Nizhny Novgorod region on the construction of new power generating capacity of 330 MW thermal power station Novogor’kovskaya (Nizhny Novgorod branch of JSC "TGC-6" IES Holding) has begun installation of the chimney number 1.
This is the first of the two chimneys, which will be built at the site. The height of each of them is 60 meters.
At the same time builders started installation of bearing metal main body. "This will be used 1,385 tons of metal. The building, which will house the gas turbine power plants, will rise by 35 meters, which corresponds to the height of a 12-storey apartment building, "- says Novogorkovskaya branch director for the implementation of priority investment projects of IES Holding Alexander Colonels.
The reconstruction project Novogor‘kovskaya CHP "Ruby" is one of the largest investment program in the IES Holding "Diadem". The cost of the project amounts to about 12 billion rubles (excluding VAT). Construction started in December 2012, putting into operation in 2014.
The new station equipment will include two gas turbines Alstom nominal production capacity of 165 MW each and two waste heat boiler manufacturing Podolsk Engineering Plant.
"Electrical efficiency combined cycle power plants in almost one and a half times higher than that of conventional steam power. Entering the new unit will significantly increase the reliability, efficiency and environmental friendliness of the Novogor’kovskaya TPS "- said Director of Nizhny Novgorod branch of JSC "TGC-6" Dmitry Morozov