Publication date: 31.03.15
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Victor Tolokonsky, Governor of the Krasnoyarsk Krai, Visited Berezovskaya GRES

The visit was part of the Krasnoyarsk Krai Governor’s business trip to Sharypovsky District. During his visit to E.ON Russia Berezovskaya GRES, Victor Tolokonsky held a meeting with Dmitry Ermilichev, E.ON Russia Director for Public and Government Relations, and Vladimir Borisov, Director of Berezovskaya GRES, visited the museum and production facilities of the power plant, as well as the site of the third power unit where installation of the equipment has been already completed and the pre-commissioning works are well under way. The commissioning of the new power unit is planned for this summer.

The Governor highly appreciated the importance of putting into operation the third power unit for the Krasnoyarsk Krai economy, increase of its industrial potential and augmentation of the tax revenues. Victor Tolokonsky stressed that the additional power capacities will attract new investments to the region which will subsequently contribute to its social and economic development. “With putting into operation the third power unit the coal supplies from Berezovsky Razrez will grow by 3 mln tons. It will create additional jobs, increase the income and tax revenues. Free power capacities will allow attracting middle-sized and large investment projects to the region. It is a basis for the future growth in regional prosperity,” noted the Governor.

Moreover, Victor Tolokonsky held a meeting with the core group of Sharypovsky District at Berezovskaya GRES during which Gennady Kachayev, Head of the municipal entity, informed on the social and economic development of the district and the business representatives spoke on the investment projects planned for implementation in the near future.