On November 1, 2017, Unipro received the Certificate of Operational Readiness for 2017-2018 Winter Season (WS).
Unipro readiness for operation in WS was confirmed by a special commission appointed by the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation. The commission was composed of representatives of the Russian Ministry of Energy (Minenergo of Russia), Federal Environmental, Industrial and Nuclear Supervision Service of Russia (Rostekhnadzor), SO UES JSC, UES Technical Inspection JSC and Unipro PJSC executives.
Unipro completed works aimed at improving the performance, safety and reliability of power equipment at all the power plants, carried out scheduled repairs of the power units in full and prepared the operating buildings. The commission checked compliance with the basic and supplementary conditions of operational readiness for the winter season.
During the preparation of Unipro PJSC plants for WS, much attention was paid to the work with operational personnel. The personnel was provided with briefings, emergency response and fire-fighting trainings, and participated in the professional contests.
The inspection findings confirmed Unipro PJSC operational readiness for the coming winter season and issued the Certificate of Operational Readiness for 2017-2018 winter season.