As it is reported by Kola NPP official Web site, the results of plant's operation in 2003 have been summarized. The plant has achieved the best electricity production performance for the last 10 years - 9918.7 million kW-h. In 2003, the electricity generation plan has been fulfilled by 102%.
Let us remind you that in 2003 an ambitious recent project of the Unit No.1 modernization has successfully been completed at Kola NPP. Within the framework of this project, the TRACE MODE based control system has been installed at the central dispatcher control room. As a result of modernization, the power plant has obtained a license issued by RF Gosatomnadzor for its further operation for the period of five years.
Kola NPP is the biggest electricity supplier for an industrial complex located at the Kola peninsula. Kola NPP supplies power to such big Kola peninsula enterprises as Severonickel, Pechenganickel, Kovdor mining and processing complex, Apatit Production Association, Kandalaksha Aluminium Plant. The most of these enterprises are also TRACE MODE users.