2018 is declared as the Year of Energy Saving at Transneft, as part of which Transneft East has developed an action plan regarding increasing energy efficiency of production. The plan includes energy saving activities, participation in forums and topical exhibitions, publishing materials devoted to the enterprise’s activities in energy saving and increasing energy efficiency. As well, thematic social campaigns and photo contests are planned.
In its activities regarding energy saving, Transneft East is guided by the principles of rational use of fuel and energy resources, using energy efficient equipment and technologies, reducing negative impact on the environment, increasing the level of the employees’ knowledge in energy saving.
In 2018 Transneft East will replace the illuminating devices with LED ones at 11 facilities, clean the inner surface of oil and petroleum products pipelines from paraffin residues, renew the vehicles and special equipment park, perform medium repair of pumps. Besides, background heating mode will be applied in industrial premises.
As the result of implementation of the energy saving programme in 2018, it is planned to achieve reducing specific consumption of electrical energy for transportation not less than by 0.5%, and to secure saving of the consumed fuel and energy resources to the amount of not less than 75 million rubles.