The heating season in Kazakhstan works in normal mode
According to Ministry of Energy, the repair works are on schedule. The repair of 8 units, 51 boilers and 35 turbines were completed. The work at 3 units, 3 boilers and 7 turbines is underway at different stages of repair.
“More than 3 million tons of coal and 124 thousand tons of fuel oil accumulated on fuel depots plants, which is in line with regulatory norms. At the same time, this norm is not respected at Petropavlovsk thermal power station-2 of “SevKazEnergo” enterprise, TPS-2 “Astana-Energy” and Karaganda GRES-1 of “Bassel Group LLS” company. This situation is due to delays in the provision of open wagons for transportation of coal shipping companies, ” K. Bozumbayev said.
According to claims mayor’s offices, Ministry of Energy approved schedule fixing regions to supply oil to the social and production facilities in the amount of 342.6 thousand tonnes for autumn-winter 2016/2017 year. However, the schedule was filled to 59% in November of this year, and only 26% in December (28,9 thousand tons our of 83.2 thousand tonnes was actually paid, 21.7 thousand tons was shipped). The lowest development indicators noted in Akmola, Almaty, East Kazakhstan, Zhambyl, Kostanay, South Kazakhstan regions and Almaty, Astana.
“At the same time, the supply of fuel oil for heating social season is conducted smoothly,” Minister of Energy said.
Source: Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan