IDGC of Centre is continuing performing its Programs of modernization of the data collection and transmission system. The Programs were adopted in 2008, they provide for the modernization of remote control equipment and setting up digital communication channels at 110 kV substations. Currently, these activities have been completed at four of eleven branches of the company — Belgorodenergo, Bryanskenergo, Voronezhenergo and Lipetskenergo, in other branches their implementation is in strict accordance with the plan. In total for the past five years the modernization of remote control supervisory systems with installation of new equipment was performed at 235 substations of IDGC of Centre, in 2015, this work will be completed for another 49 power facilities.
The implementation by IDGC of Centre of its Programs of modernization of the data collection and transmission system will allow much more efficiently and qualitatively to perform malfunction diagnostic of equipment and substation control and, as a result, improving the reliability of power supply to consumers.