A new substation "Sportivnaya" was put into operation in Rostov-on-Don. It should provide reliable power supply to the objects of the World Cup in 2018 and consumers of adjacent territories. Investments in the project amounted to over 1 billion rubles. The construction of the substation is a significant contribution of the company "Rosseti" in preparation for the World Cup 2018. In addition, other infrastructure facilities that will serve the championship will also receive the energy of substation "Sportivnaya".
The substation "Sportivnaya" was opened by Oleg Budargin, General Director of PJSC Rosseti, Mikhail Tikhonov, Minister of Industry and Energy of the Rostov Region, and Boris Ebzeev, General Director of JSC MRSKA-YuGa.
The Minister of Industry and Energy of the Rostov Region, Mikhail Tikhonov expressed gratitude to the power engineers for their work and, in particular, to the company Rosseti for their support at the federal level.
- The opening of the substation "Sportivnaya", which has become one of the most modern power facilities in the Rostov region, is the result of well-coordinated professional work of a large team of both power engineers and contractors, "- said Mikhail Tikhonov. - The launch of this project is intended to give an impetus to the further development of the left-bank zone of Rostov-on-Don city, and the joint fruitful work of the regional authorities and JSC MRSKA-YuGa in the future will contribute to the economic recovery of the region.