Technological disaster occurred in the Moscow suburb of Mytishchi. A large fire occurred on the pipeline near the thermal power station-27 “Northern”. At the station high pressure fire torch rose into the sky 50 metres. The fire was rated third, the increased level of complexity. According to reports emergency services and the area of the fire was 800 square meters. To struggle with fire was sent two helicopters, two fire trains and more than a hundred people. According to the latest reports the fire has injured 11 people. They went to the doctors.
The fire on thermal power station in Mytishchi
In a Network there are many videos and photos of eyewitnesses, which is a huge fire. Around noon, managed to defeat the torch burning, but the fire spread to the administrative building.As the edition informs RIA Novosti referring to a source in the emergency services, in case of fire emergency shut down of one of power units of the station.
What is known about the station TETS-27?
It looks like the CHPP-27
The company is part of the capital’s energy system, located in the village Chelobitevo municipal district of Mytischi, Moscow region. A control station is engaged in territorial generating company “Mosenergo”. Electric power is 1060 MW.The main fuel used at the station is natural gas.
The construction of the CHPP-27 began in the Soviet Union in 1987. But it was completed already after disintegration of the USSR, in 1992-m to year. It was originally called the “Severnaya CHPP”. The first unit earned in 1996, the second in 1998. The third block was launched in 2007. He became the most powerful power company Mosenergo, able to cover about 400 thousand apartments. Its capacity is 450 MW. It is the most modern plant in the region.
Thanks to this station, heat and electricity receive more than one million residents of Northern and North-Eastern districts of Moscow and Mytischi.
CHP-27 is called the most environmentally friendly power plant not only in Russia but also in Europe. As the main and reserve fuel is natural gas, eliminating emissions of soot, sulfur oxides and hydrocarbons. The station is equipped with a cleaning system, protection from noise, infrasound, vibration and electromagnetic fields.
According to some media reports, the witnesses of the accident local residents reported power failures and the supply of hot water. How many people were left without electricity, not yet reported. The situation with the fire took under personal control the Governor of Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov.
Mosenergo said that the equipment was not damaged. To provide the population with energy company withdrew from the provision of additional electricity generation and increased capacity at existing stations.
The scheme of work is CHP
The main objective of power plants, boiler houses, electrical and thermal networks is the production, transformation and distribution of electricity and heat to consumers.
An efficient and environmentally responsible combined-cycle plants
The use of highly efficient combined-cycle plants allows to provide the overall efficiency to 52% and saves 30% of gas compared to conventional steam equipment. In addition, the use of combined cycle technology allows to reduce the amount of harmful emissions into the atmosphere.
Problems with CHP-27 were already
In the history of Mytishchi CHP-27 had a few problems.
For example, in 2009, CHP-27 were stopped because of damage to the pipeline in the suburbs. The work station was restored on the same day.
In 2011, the station lit up one of the transformers. The fire area was 220 square meters. Fortunately, dead and injured was not.