POWER DELIVERIES THROUGH 500 KW TRANSMISSION LINE AMURSKAYA-HEIHE STARTED
JSC Eastern Energy Company included into INTER RAO UES GROUP started electric power supplies to China through the new 500 kW power transmission line Amurskaya-Heihe.
Electric power is transmitted through the new transmission line according to the long-term contract signed with the State Grid Corporation of China for supply of 100 Billion KWh power to China during 25 years. The contract for the power supplies till 2036 was concluded with China in February 2012.
The volume of the Russian power deliveries to China is planned to exceed 2.6 Billion kWh. For comparison, in 2011 the total volume of power export to China comprised 1.2 Billion kWh.