The Mayor of Kazan urged to continue work on lighting the RC “Salavat Cupere” and urban settlements
Photo by Marat Muginov
March 12, Alsu Safina). A systematic work to illuminate city streets,
settlements, roads, public spaces is held in Kazan. In 2017, the length of the
outdoor lighting lines increased by 73 km and is 2667 km, and the number of
outdoor lighting points in the city increased by 2.3 thousand up to 80 thousand
of illumination of the city speaks about the status, the brighter the city, the
more significant it is”, Ilsur Metshin, the Mayor of Kazan, commented at the
Business Monday on the results of activities of the “Kazenergo” for 2017. “You
come to the best, richest cities in the world and there is no difference
between day and night, they are equally bright. We cannot set ourselves such a
task due to the budget. But we are striving to make the city bright and we work
for this goal every year”.
to the head of the city, it is important that in the past year Kazan gained
“more bright spots”. The Mayor drew attention to the work carried out in the
residential complex “Salavat Cupere”. Last year, the “Kazenergo” carried out
large-scale works on organizing street lighting: 152 light points were
installed. “This work must continue”, marked Ilsur Metshin.
Abdulkhakov, the general director of the AO “Kazenergo”, said that last year
the illumination of the ski track was improved in Pobedy Park, the reconstructed
parks of Uritsky and Krylya Sovetov, the Gorkinsko-Ometyevsky forest and the
square along Syirtlanova Street.
a lot of appeals before they started the reconstruction of the
Gorkinsko-Ometyevsky forest. Today it is safe to walk there at any time of the
day and night, as in other parks”, said the Mayor of Kazan. According to him,
now various activities take place in the city parks during the day, in
addition, many citizens visit them in the evening.
noted the importance of road lighting because it is not just the comfort but
the road safety. “We are trying to maintain the standards of road
illumination”, said the Mayor.
is to be done in the villages. The general director of the “Kazenergo” said
that 1374 LED lamps installed in the villages of Kazan within the program for
restoring lighting in the settlements of the RT. The implementation of this
program will continue, assured R. Abdulkhakov.
“Kazenergo” is working on the transition to the management of outdoor lighting
using an automated control system. Today, 667 points out of 836 points of
inclusion equipped with an automated control system (or 80% of their total
number). It is planned to achieve 88% of the automation of the control of
outdoor lighting in 2018 and the degree of automation about 100% by 2019.
of Kazan noted that the company performs important tasks for the city providing
light and warmth. “These are the most important factors in ensuring the life of
our city”, believes I. Metshin. Along with the fulfillment of these tasks, the
collective of the “Kazenergo” actively participates in sports events and
amateur performances. The Mayor urged the city business leaders to pay
attention to these areas.