It is well known that it is much cheaper to use their reserves than take energy from other regions. Tuesday, August 7 at the boiler house in the area burned Chagoda first portion of peat. Thus, there began a project on the use of the region’s local fuels. The program kicked off in many ways thanks to the support "of the Development Corporation."
"The program, in particular, should affect our reconstruction of heat and electricity generation capacity in the districts and their transfer to local fuels. As part of this project, we are also providing support to investors who are willing to invest in the local production of alternative fuels in the Vologda region, — explained the head of the "Development Corporation" Alexey Kozhevnikov. — One of these projects — a peat deposit "Dedovo field" in Chagoda area. Today made the first burner on the boiler from the field. I note that in the future the investor assumes to sell sod peat not only boiler Vologda region, but also abroad, especially in the EU countries: Finland, Norway, and Denmark. "
Vologda region takes in European Russia one of the leaders in the number and area of peatlands and peat reserves. The figure is more than 2, 5 million tons, the press service of the "Development Corporation".