On June 16, 2022, Unipro PJSC and the Government of the Saratov Region, within the framework of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to implement an investment project
in the Saratov Region. The document was signed by Roman Viktorovich Busargin, Acting Governor of the Saratov Region, and Maksim Shirokov, General Director of Unipro PJSC.
The MoU enshrines the intention of Unipro PJSC to work out the issue of building a wind farm with a capacity of up to 200 MW and commissioning period of up to 2035. The project will be implemented provided that competitive selection procedure for investment projects for construction of generating facilities operating based on renewable energy sources arranged by Wholesale Electricity Market Trading System Administrator JSC in the period of 2023–2030 has been undergone.
According to the terms of the MoU signed, the Government of the Saratov Region undertakes to support the investment project both at the development stage and at the construction stage, in particular, to assist in the training and sourcing of highly qualified personnel.