IDGC of Centre — Lipetskenergo division performed its repair program for 2012 in full. Lipetskenergo invested 132, 6 million rubles in the repair of power facilities. As a result of this work seven substations (SS) of 35-110 kV, 153 transformer substations (TS) of 0.4-10 kV, 1228.2 km of overhead and 3.6 km of cable lines of 0.4 — 110 kV were renovated, 325.4 hectares of ROWs along power lines of 0.4 — 110 kV were cleared off overgrown bushes and trees.
At the same time, special attention was given to improve the reliability of distribution networks. In 2012, 2090 old wooden and poor poles were replaced for concrete and 142.1 km of wires on the lines of 0.4-10 kV.
In 2013, the repair program of Lipetskenergo will amount to 151 million rubles. Investments will be made to repair 8 substations of 35-110 kV; 141 transformer substations of 0.4-10 kV; 1209.6 km of 0.4-110 kV power lines, as well as to clear more than 384.9 hectares of ROWs along 0.4-110 kV power lines.
The implementation of the repair program is an integral and one of the priority areas of IDGC of Centre. Timely implementation of the targets of the repair program enhances the reliability of the entire power system.