TITLE

Finland in talks to fill Russia's generation gap

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;9/14/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
27225779

 

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