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Lenenergo to modernise Sverdlovsk substation by third quarter of 2014

Russia, St. Petersburg: Lenenergo (Rossetti Group) will complete the modernisation of the Sverdlovsk substation in the Vasiliostrovsky part of St. Petersburg.

The Sverdlovsk substation was built in 1983 and is a key source of energy for Vasileostrovsky part of the city. The project to upgrade the station and increase reliability of power supply costs RUB 195.5 million ($ 5.3 million).

The workers have already replaced the power transformers as well as completed some of the upgrades. The completion of the modernisation is scheduled for the third quarter of 2014.

Source: Federal Press
Image: Electricity transformer station by Martin Bodman (Creative Commons Licence)