Rosseti want to upgrade grid infrastructure in Chechnya

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade fotobanka in the office of the company JSC Russian grids. Archival photoRosseti want to upgrade grid infrastructure in Chechnya© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade the image Bank

«Rossetti» consider it necessary to upgrade grid infrastructure in Chechnya and to improve the reliability of power supply of consumers, told reporters the head of the company Pavel Livinsky.

«In Chechnya required overall is a serious upgrade utility infrastructure, require design and certain construction work. That is, there is not the nature of the exercises more, and a systematic plan of upgrading the infrastructure», — Livinsky told.

The head of the holding named three of the region where you first need to reduce accidents in electricity networks and improve the reliability of power supply.

«Regions of Dagestan, Chechnya and Tver as a whole, where such measures are required, where we see that we need to reverse the trend, in terms of reducing accidents, improving conditions,» Livinsky said, without specifying when they can conduct exercises.

The company is conducting exercises in the Tver region from September 22 to December 22, with funding totaling $ 1.7 billion. The energy will clear and extend the clearing overhead power lines and replace approximately 530 miles of wires by self-bearing insulated wire.

We have already conducted large-scale military exercises in Dagestan, where the worn-out mains in the country, with an investment of 1.2 billion rubles.

Rosseti is one of the largest electric companies in the world. Controls of 2.34 million kilometers of transmission lines, 502 thousands of substations transformer capacity of more than 781 GW. Controlling shareholder «Russian grids» — the state represented by the Federal Agency for state property management of Russia (Rosimushchestvo), which owns 88,04% of the share capital of the company.