Publication date: 23.04.19
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In Q1 2019, Unipro PJSC power plants increased electric power generation by 7.5%

In January - March 2019, Unipro PJSC power plants generated 13.6 bln kWh, which is higher by 7.5% compared to the same period of 2018.

The increase in generation in Q1 2019 benefited from a generation rise at Surgutskaya GRES-2 resulting from higher demand for electric power and in addition to it the Power Unit No. 7 of Surgutskaya GRES-2 had become fully operational after its major inspection  over February–March 2018. Berezovskaya GRES raised generation by 16% thanks to a higher demand for power units from the System Operator. It is an ongoing trend that started in Q4 last year.

During the reporting period, heat power generation decreased by 11.1% compared to the same period of 2018 and totalled 810.1 th. Gcal. The decrease was due to weather conditions.