Volga | Energy, utilities

Saratov Hydro completes first stage $39.3m revamp

18 Sep '08
The Saratov hydroelectric power station has completed the first stage of its $39.3m power equipment upgrade program, the company reported today.

New, more reliable and safe transformers manufactured by Togliattinsky Transformator have been installed.

By the year-end the Saratov hydr oelectric power station is to install several more transformers made by Sweden's ABB Power Technologies, the firm added.

The Saratov hydroelectric power station, one of Europe's 10 largest stations of its kind, is a division of RusHydro, the world's second largest hydro-generating company by capacity, which runs more than 50 stations.
Publish in Twitter
Write to Facebook
Google Buzz
Write to LiveJournal
Show in MM
Share MK
COMMENT ON THIS STORY
Find Related Content

Tags: RusHydro (82) / hydroelectric power station (22) / Togliattinsky Transformator (0) / ABB Power Technologies (0) /

Latest News: Volga
14 Aug '15 | Technology & innovation
6 Aug '15 | Technology & innovation
31 Jul '15 | Finance, business | Technology & innovation
24 Jul '15 | Transport, logistics | Technology & innovation
 

Feature stories

27 Aug '15
20 Aug '15
United Instrumentation Corporation (UIC), a large...
6 Aug '15
Search (News archive - 18974)
Technology Commercialization
Advertising
Hi-tech Technopark Association of Russia

Latest News

3 Sep '15
An innovative digital multimedia complex developed in...
3 Sep '15
Scientists in Ulyanovsk, in the mid-Volga area, have...
2 Sep '15
Moscow’s Kurchatov Institute for nuclear research is...

Most read stories from last week

2 Sep '15
Moscow’s Kurchatov Institute for nuclear research is...
1 Sep '15
Scientists at the Altay State University in Siberia...
1 Sep '15
Researchers from the Tomsk Polytechnic University are...