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Dmitry Medvedev has started a gas pipeline of Sobolevo - Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskij

is started up Today in operation the main gas pipeline of Sobolevo - Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskij .

the president of Russia Dmitry Medvedev has taken part in start-up ceremony, arrived at night to Kamchatka.

is only the beginning because the main pipeline - almost 400 kilometres are a base that gas has come to Kamchatka that it became accessible also to the industrial enterprises, and the most important thing, to usual citizens, - the president has noted. Is other quality of life, it is possibility of normal human conditions, possibility to use gas in housekeeping, for expansion of economic and social projects which so are necessary for Kamchatka.

gas pipeline Start-up - not simply technological operation. According to the governor of the Kamchatka edge Alexey Kuzmitsky, for region which within long years sat on a black oil needle, it, without the exaggeration, a new mark not only in power development, but also edges as a whole.

is a maintenance of power and ecological safety, it is reliability in deliveries of fuel and, on what we very much hope, the measure which will allow to contain growth of tariffs and to give powerful spur for economy development, - has expressed hope Kuzmitsky.

we Will remind, civil work on the main gas pipeline have been begun on Kamchatka in 2000. The project was a part   FTSP Power effective economy . In 2009 the Kamchatka edge is included for the first time in the program of gasification of regions Russian Federations. For 2008 - 2010 392 km of the main gas pipeline, 29,4 km mezhposelkovogo a gas pipeline, 196 units of transitions through water barriers and 303,7 km of access roads are constructed.

On building main and mezhposelkovogo gas pipelines in 2010 402 units of building technics have been involved and 1055 persons worked. Within the limits of project realisation Gazprom conducted arrangement Kshuksky and Nizhne - Kvakchiksky deposits at the western coast of Kamchatka, and also building of the main gas pipeline Sobolevo - Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskij . Totally on Kshuksky and Nizhne - Kvakchiksky deposits is planned to extract 750 million cubic metre of gas a year.