RusHydro expects growth of electricity generation by 4% in 2018

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RusHydro expects production of electricity at its power plants in 2018 by 4% over 2017, told reporters the head of the company Nikolay Shulginov.

«Right now we’re above last year by 4%, I think in the region of 4% and save. And heat plants in the far East higher than for last year, and HES generally higher,» — he answered a question about the forecast production for the year.

In 2017, the company increased electricity production by 1.7 percent from 2016 to 126,961 billion kilowatt-hours.

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