"East Kazakhstan regional energy company" JSC conducts repair campaign for preparation of main and auxiliary equipment for the autumn and winter period of 2016-2017.
In 2016 "EK REC" JSC carries out works for the amount of 3,6 bln.tenge as part of investment program. These funds will be spent for construction, modernization and reconstruction of power lines and substations, overhaul of power equipment, buildings and facilities, as well as introduction of an automatic system for commercial accounting of power consumption. All these measures will improve the quality of power supply, which directly influences on the quality of life and comfort of consumers.
Every year beginning from spring, "EK REC" JSC carries out repair campaign, the result of which is obtaining the Passport of readiness for the autumn-winter period from the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan. To ensure reliable power supply to consumers of East Kazakhstan region, the repair of 2 935 km overhead lines, 101 km cable lines, 176 substations with voltage of 35 kV and above, 247 transformers and 310 transformer substations, complex transformer and distribution substations is scheduled for 2016.
During the autumn and winter period, from October 15, 2015 through April 15, 2016, the accidents on lines and equipment of «EK REC» JSC across EKR have decreased by 15% compared to the same period of previous years.
The reliability of grids and equipment operation in the autumn-winter period is provided by production staff of "EK REC" JSC which is 2 900 employees.
"East Kazakhstan Regional Energy Company" JSC carries out activities on transmission and distribution of electricity through its grids and serves the territory of the East Kazakhstan region. The company transmits electricity to 15 districts, 10 cities, 872 rural settlements and villages. The length of grids is 35 000 km. "EK REC" JSC is one of the largest energy transmission companies in Kazakhstan.