In the suburbs caught fire on the Kashira GRES

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Sharecompat in photobacteria part of the Ministry. Archival photoIn the suburbs caught fire on the Kashira GRES© RIA Novosti / Alexei Sharecompat the image Bank

The fire of the boiler equipment has occurred at the Kashira GRES «inter RAO», the fire has been extinguished, the station has reduced the work capacity of 130 MW, according to the materials of the Ministry of energy.

According to the Ministry, 31 August at 13.45 GMT the second power unit of Kashirskaya GRES was turned off TO the boiler-2A. The cause was the ignition equipment of the boiler.

«Called the fire Department of EMERCOM of Russia. The station has reduced the work capacity of 130 MW. Implications for consumers were not. In 14.10 the fire Department of EMERCOM of Russia admitted to fighting fire. At 14.20 the fire is extinguished. There were no injuries. Threats the main equipment of the station was not revealed. Investigation of the reasons and circumstances of incident», — is told in the message.

In a press-service of «inter RAO» RIA Novosti confirmed that threats to the basic equipment of the station there, the fire was small. Currently, in connection with the investigation of the causes of the accident, the boiler is off. It will include work after the end of the investigation, said the company.

Kashirskaya SDPP is located in the Moscow region. Electric power station — 1910 MW.

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