TGC-1 received the Certificate of Readiness for autumn and winter season operations

16 November 2018

The Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation issued a Certificate of Readiness for TGC-1, permitting the company to work during the 2018/19 heating season.

In 2018, the assessment of readiness of electric power facilities to work in the autumn-winter period was carried out in accordance with the rules approved by the Resolution of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 543 of 10 May 2017.


TGC-1 is a leading producer and supplier of electricity and heat in the North-West of Russia. TGC-1 comprises 53 power plants within four constituent entities of the Russian Federation: St. Petersburg, the Republic of Karelia, and Leningrad and Murmansk Oblasts.

The installed electric capacity of TGC-1 is 6.95 GW, heat capacity — 13.65 thousand Gcal/h.