Electricity generated from renewable energy sources is confirmed by I-REC green certificates.
The company will become the 1st coal mining company in Russia to purchase wind-generated electricity and fully cover energy needs from renewable energy sources.
Thus, it will significantly reduce indirect greenhouse gas emissions.
Green energy supplies will start on January 1, 2022.
Grigory Nazarov, Deputy CEO for Development & International Business of NovaWind, said:
- NovaWind is consistently implementing the Rosatom strategy for low-carbon energy production based on nuclear and wind power generation
- Currently, more and more companies are choosing the path to sustainable development and implementing corporate social responsibility strategies in accordance with major international standards
- Switching to renewable green energy is part of the Group's Integrated Carbon Footprint Assessment Program
- We are proud that Siberian Anthracite is the first coal mining enterprise in our country that will fully cover its needs through renewable energy sources