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Ekibastuz resumed electricity supply to Russia

by February 17, 2017 Market

According to the Governor, the resumption of exports allowed the station to load up to 70%, but the reserves are still there and the work on them will be continued.

“In addition, the coal producer Bogatyr-Komir increased the coal production by 1.6% in 2016. After implementation of the project of cycle production line the company can increase the volume of extracted coal”, B. Bakauov said.

The Governor noted a special economic zone, 5 enterprises of which made production totaling more than 20 billion tenge last year.

“On the territory of SEZ “Pavlodar” there is the “UPNK-PV” company producing calcined coke, used for the production of primary aluminum at the Kazakhstan Electrolysis Plant. This is a good example of mutually beneficial cooperation with the ERG group of entrepreneurs in the region to increase the local content”, the head of the region added.

By the way, according to the results in 2016, 26,200 tons of oil coke was produced. This was 31% more than last year.

Source: Kazakhtan 2050