NLMK embarks on design and site preparation for new waste energy recovery power plant
NLMK Lipetsk, NLMK Group’s flagship production site, has embarked on the development of project documentation and site preparation for the construction of a new recovery power plant running on by-product gases from steelmaking operations.
The power plant will have a capacity of 300 MW. NLMK Group plans to invest 35 million rubles into the project.
The project will enable a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions (CO2) by 650,000 tonnes per year. The construction of a new recovery power plant running on by-product gases from steelmaking operations is in line with industry BAT’s and advances the objective of Russia’s national Clean Air initiative as part of The Environment project.Link to press release