Power Machines Company joined Russian Association of Wind Power Industry

Power Machines OJSC and non-profit organisation Russian Association of Wind Power Industry (RAWI) signed the agreement about association of the largest power plant industry company of the country with RAWI. The document was signed by Yury Sunyaev, deputy general director, sales director of Power Machines and Igor Bryzgunov, President of RAWI.

“Total power of facilities operating using renewable energy sources is permanently growing, — informs Yury Sunyaev. — Wind energy is in line with solar and geothermal energy — the fastest growing types of alternative energy attracting the most interest of investors. I am confident that association of our company with RAWI will be an additional factor of further development of Power Machines.

According to data of the Association, to 2019, degree of localization of wind generators production in Russia shall achieve 65%. Enterprizes of Power Machines have broad options of production of individual components and equipment for wind generators of multi-megawatt class.

“Wind generators production location in Russia is the most actual task for Russian industry in development of new energy branch in the country, — commented Igor Bryzgunov, President of RAWI, on the event. — This is also actual in connection with the current political situation at which development of production facilities in all branches of Russian industry becomes one of conditions of economic safety”.

Russian Association of Wind Power Industry (RAWI) is an independent non-profit association of the Russian wind energy market, created in 2009. Today, RAWI members are the largest Russian industry enterprizes, leaders of the world wind energy market, diplomatic organizations and scientific and educational institutions.