Finland in talks to fill Russia's generation gap

September 2007
Utility Week;9/14/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports that Russia is in talks with Finland's Ministry of Industry and Trade over electricity imports from Finland to cover power shortages during peak winter periods. It states that the local power capacity in Saint Petersburg, Russia has been exceeded by high demand for electricity. Fingrid managing director Jukka Ruusunen said that electricity distribution between the two countries will need more investment in new cables.


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