Local fuels make 43.4% of municipal economy fuel balance of Mogilev region. It is the second result in the Republic after Vitebsk region. The information is provided by Vyacheslav Podolski, the head of the Energy, Fuel and Energy-Saving Department of Mogilev Regional Executive Committee.
In Vyacheslav Podolski's words, today 457 of 612 boiler-houses use local fuels. 88 gas boiler-houses are supplied with boilers using local fuels. They are widely used during off-season time.
To speed up the work in the field of local fuel consumption and application of more effective fuel facilities the region has a target for this year and the following years to launch at least five enterprises producing pellets. The enterprise producing hard fuel boilers has already been launched on the basis of the Engine Repairing Plant. An experimental model with the capacity of 100 kilowatt and automatic fuel granule loading has been manufactured. By 2010 local fuels will make 50% of municipal economy fuel balance of Mogilev region