Dongfang Electric will help Tatarstan in upgrading existing facilities

Dongfang Electric will help Tatarstan in upgrading existing facilities


President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov invited the Chinese company Dongfang Electric Corporation (DEC) to participate in modernization of power facilities in Tatarstan, the press service of the President of the Republic.

KAZAN, 12 Oct. Irina Durnitsyna. President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov invited the Chinese company Dongfang Electric Corporation (DEC) to participate in modernization of power facilities in Tatarstan, the press service of the President of the Republic.

Minnikhanov is on working trip in Chengdu (China), in which, in particular, meets with the Governor of Sichuan province Wei Hoon, the heads of Chinese companies. During the meetings discussed the development of bilateral cooperation.

“Rustam Minnikhanov noted that development of cooperation with Dongfang Electric has a number of promising directions. Important — upgrading of the Tatarstan power plants. According to him, the Republic has the company built 50 or more years ago that require large-scale renovation”, — stated in the message.

Tatarstan President offered company’s management to send to the Republic a group of experts to review the power plants and develop recommendations for updating them. “Your capabilities and experience in this area is very interesting for us,” he said.

The President also invited the management of the company to consider the option of building a Dongfang Electric plant in Tatarstan. “Russia has a lot of capacity. Establishing production in Russia, you will be able to increase presence on the Russian energy market”, — said the head of the Republic.

President and Executive Director of Dongfang Electric Corporation Veins of Shougang reminded that the company’s relations with Russia have a long history — 50 years ago, Soviet specialists participated directly in the construction of the first plant DEC. Today the company sells its products in more than 60 countries by volume of production for several years ranked first in the world.

“You are one of the leading regions of Russia, but as far as I am informed, in the field of energy requires a lot of work. I am sure that our cooperation in this sphere will allow to strengthen cooperation between Tatarstan and Dongfang Electric”, — he stressed.

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