According to the operative data of the branch of JSC "UES", "Regional power grid dispatching the Novosibirsk region", the consumption of electricity in March 2013 was 1 468.8 million kW • h, which is 3.6% more than the volume of consumption in March 2012.
Electricity generation by power of the Novosibirsk region in March 2013 amounted to 1 404.0 million kW • h, which is 1.5% more than in March 2012.
The consumption of electricity in the regional grid in January — March 2013 amounted to 4 516.6 million kW • h, which is 0.8% more than the consumption during the same period in 2012. Excluding the impact of an extra day of leap year 2012 increased consumption by 2%.
Power the Novosibirsk region from January to March 2013 worked out 4 321.1 million kW • h of electricity, which is 1.7% more output in the first three months of 2012. Thermal power the Novosibirsk region from January to March 2013 worked out a 4076.1 million kW • h of electricity, which is 1.8% more thermal power plants generate the same period of 2012 excluding the impact of the extra day of leap year.
Receiving electricity interconnectors transmission lines for January — March 2013 amounted to 195.5 million kW • h on the interstate lines made 248.8 million kW · h In March, tie-lines made 64.8 million kW • h on the interstate lines — 74.3 kW • h
According to the director of the Novosibirsk RDU Alexander Ershov, the growth of electricity consumption in the month of March 2013 is due to the natural growth of consumption and the increase in consumption for own needs of thermal power plants due to increased production (CHP loaded on the balance sheet ECO).