TGC-1 increased electricity output by 6.6% in 2017

31.01.2018

According to 2017 results, the electricity production volume of TGC-1, including PJSC Murmanskaya CHPP, amounted to 29,509.3 million kWh, having increased by 6.6% compared to 2016.

TGC-1 electricity output summary (million kWh)

 

2016

2017

Difference

Nevsky branch

16,687.4

18,178.7

+8.9%

Karelsky branch

3,701.6

4,051.4

+9.5%

Kolsky branch

7,266.6

7,263.2

0%

TGC-1 total

27,655.6

29,493.3

+6.6%

PJSC Murmanskaya CHPP

16.8

16.0

-4.8%

TGC-1 total, including

PJSC Murmanskaya CHPP

27,672.4

29,509.3

+6.6%

In 2017, electricity output of CHPPs increased by 6.8% compared to 2016. The major growth factors are as follows:

  • the increase of demand in the Northwest of Russia;
  • increased load of the stations upon the request of the System Operator of Unified Power System;
  • commissioning of a new high-efficiency gas turbine power unit at the Power Plant No.1 of the Centralnaya CHPP.

The comparable electricity output by HPPs increased by 6.4% due to the higher water content at the Nevsky and Karelsky branches.

TGC-1 heat output from headers summary (thousand Gcal)

 

2016

2017

Difference

Nevsky branch

19,123.3

19,286.1

+0.9%

Karelsky branch

1,704.6

1,709.8

+0.3%

Kolsky branch

1,502.5

1,515.5

+0.9%

TGC-1 total

22,330.4

22,511.4

+0.8%

PJSC Murmanskaya CHPP

2,114.6

2,203.2

+4.2%

TGC-1 total, including

PJSC Murmanskaya CHPP

24,445.0

24,714.6

+1.1%

According to 2017 results, the volume of heat output from headers of TGC-1, including PJSC Murmanskaya CHPP, comprised 24,714.6 thousand Gcal, which is 1.1% higher compared to 2016, due to the prolonged heating period.

Average specific consumption of fuel equivalent for electricity and heat output at TGC-1 has remained at the level of comparable values, amounting to 208.7 g/kWh and 169.2 kg/Gcal, respectively.

For more information about the results of the company’s production activities, please visit the Reports section of the corporate website.

About

TGC-1 is the leading producer of electricity and heat in the North-West region of Russia. It operates 53 electric generating stations in four regions of Russia: St. Petersburg, Republic of Karelia, Leningrad Oblast, and Murmansk Oblast.

TGC-1 installed electric capacity of the Company’s stations amounts to 6.95 GW and heating capacity of 13.65 thousand Gcal/hr. Major shareholders are Gazprom Energoholding LLC (51.79 %) and Fortum Power and Heat Oy (29.45 %). Total headcount of the Company, including subsidiaries, totals circa 7 thousand.