Mogilev Region reduced the consumption of fuel and energy resources by 286,700 tonnes of equivalent fuel in 2007, head of the regional energy department Vyacheslav Podolski told Interfax.
In his words, the yearly reduction target stood at 170,000 tonnes.
The source reminded, that this year Mogilev Region is planning to cut the energy consumption by 180,000 tonnes of equivalent fuel (14%).
The share of local fuels in the region's energy spending is expected to reach 62,000 tonnes.
According to the source, the region is going to make an extensive use of energy-saving technologies.
In addition, some local companies, such as Mogilevkhimvolokno OJSC, will be fitted with power generation units.