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the Volga HYDROELECTRIC POWER STATION since April, 1st has increased the established capacity on 10,5 MVt

Open Society Branch RusGidro - the Volga HYDROELECTRIC POWER STATION since April, 1st as a result of realisation of the program of modernisation and reconstruction has increased the established capacity on 10,5 MVt - to 2582,5 MVt, has informed yesterday a press - branch service. the reason of change of the established capacity was the spent reconstruction of the water-wheel which is realised at station since 2005 and is calculated till 2020 - it is told in the message. Now with stations it is replaced eight of 22 water-wheels. Reconstruction and equipment modernisation will allow to increase the established capacity of the Volga HYDROELECTRIC POWER STATION on 203,5 MVt from design size. The planned volume of investments on these purposes for the period with 2011 for 2015 will make more than 10 mlrd roubles. Generating capacities of the Volga HYDROELECTRIC POWER STATION consist of 23 hydrounits of manufacture of branches of Open Society Power machines ( The Leningrad Metal factory and factory the Electric power ) various capacity. The Volga HYDROELECTRIC POWER STATION - the largest hydroelectric power station Volzhsko - the Kamsky cascade of HYDROELECTRIC POWER STATION and Europe. Mid-annual development of the electric power makes 11,1 billion kvtch.