The Company's power generation segment is represented by a fully vertically integrated chain, from generation to transmission and distribution of heat and power to external consumers (commercial power generation) and for own needs (supply power generation).
The aggregate power generation capacity of the Group entities is 6.4 GW, with commercial power generation accounting for 72% and supply power generation accounting for 28%.
COMMERCIAL POWER GENERATION
The Group's main commercial heat generating facilities are located in the south of the European part of Russia. In particular, LUKOIL accounts for 97% of electricity generation in the Astrakhan Region and 59% in the Krasnodar Territory.
Under the Wholesale Capacity Supply Agreement, which guarantees return on investment in the construction of modern CHPPs, generating facilities with a combined capacity of 949 MW were commissioned in the south of Russia, exceeding the obligations under the Agreement by 59 MW.
|Installed capacity of combined heating plants, MW||4,844||4,525||4,503||4,342||4,294|
|Electricity output, mln KWh||19,615||20,483||21,704||20,189||19,919|
LUKOIL-Volgogradenergo commenced its operations in July 2009. LUKOIL-Volgogradenergo combines 5 thermal power plants - Volgograd TPP-2, Volga TPP, Volga TPP-2, Kamyshin TPP, and Volgograd TPP-3 leased out to PJSC Caustic.
|Installed capacity of combined heating plants, MW||1,497||1,294||1,191||1,058||1,039|
|Installed heating capacity, Gcal/h||4,922||3,674||3,352||2,955||2,858|
|Electricity output, mln KWh||3,252||3,282||3,064||2,175||2,352|
|Heat output, th. Gcal||5,369||5,017||4,242||2,870||2,978|
LUKOIL-Rostovenergo includes Rostov TPP-2, 5 boiler-houses (Rostov-on-Don), Volgodonsk TPP-2, boiler-house (Volgodonsk TPP-1) and Kamensk TPP (Kamensk-Shakhtinsky) that is currently on standby.
|Installed capacity of combined heating plants, MW||585||585||602||625||626|
|Installed heating capacity, Gcal/h||1,601||1,601||1,601||1,670||1,699|
|Installed capacity of boiler plants, Gcal/h||1,153||1,153||773||998||985|
|Electricity output, mln KWh||1,619||1,689||1,874||1,953||1,938|
|Heat output, th. Gcal||4,212||4,018||4,135||3,900||4,122|
LUKOIL-Kubanenergo commenced its operations in July 2009. The Company's generating facilities are situated in Krasnodar Territory. The LLC LUKOIL-Kubanenergo assets include CCGT-410 MW and Krasnodar TPP.
|Installed capacity of combined heating plants, MW||1,120||1,120||1,100||1,054||1,025|
|Installed heating capacity, Gcal/h||679||679||625||626||636|
|Electricity output, mln KWh||6,813||6,901||6,920||6,912||6,887|
|Heat output, th. Gcal||1,119||1,123||1,205||1,176||1,195|
LUKOIL-Astrakhanenergo commenced its operations in July 2009. The assets of LUKOIL-Astrakhanenergo include 110 MW CCGT Unit, Astrakhan TPP-2, and 25 boiler-houses (Astrakhan).
|Installed capacity of combined heating plants, MW||731||736||736||736||736|
|Installed heating capacity, Gcal/h||1,108||1,108||1,108||1,108||1,108|
|Installed capacity of boiler plants, Gcal/h||676||676||648||516||516|
|Electricity output, mln KWh||4,204||4,293||4,206||4,074||3,963|
|Heat output, th. Gcal||2,101||1,966||1,964||2,042||2,036|
The assets of LUKOIL-Stavropolenergo include the Kislovodsk TPP and 1 boiler-house. Starting 2013 the boiler-house has been successfully operating 3 gas reciprocating units with an aggregate electrical capacity of 5.3 MW. In 2014 they completed a 135 MW CCGT Unit project in Buddenovsk.
|Installed capacity of combined heating plants, MW||17||170||170||164||164|
|Installed heating capacity, Gcal/h||130||245||245||210||210|
|Installed capacity of boiler plants, Gcal/h||45||45||45||45||45|
|Electricity output, mln KWh||56||776||1,056||1,176||806|
|Heat output, th. Gcal||193||245||412||408||256|
The Group's major renewable energy assets are located in Russia (four HPPs with an cumulative capacity of 291 MW, output of 1,156 GWh in 2018).
The Group also operates two solar power plants at its own refineries with a capacity of 9 MW in Romania and 1.3 MW in Bulgaria. These plants, built on unused industrial sites within the refineries, supply electricity to local grids.
In addition, the Group owns the 84 MW Land Power wind power plant in Romania, which benefits from state support to renewable power generation.
|Installed capacity of hydropower plants, MW||298||298||296||291||291|
|Electricity output, mln KWh||865||639||765||813||1,156|
In 2018 LUKOIL commissioned the 10-megawatt solar power plant constructed at idle land lots of the Volgograd refinery. The project benefited from the government support mechanisms stimulating renewable power generation – capacity supply agreements.
Established through a spin-off from Petrotel-LUKOIL. The Entity operates 9 MW and 1.25 MW solar power plants and a 84 MW wind power plant.
|Installed capacity of combined heating plants, MW||61||70||155||155||154|
|Installed heating capacity, Gcal/h||335||446||300||300||300|
|Electricity output, mln KWh||199||195||429||449||410|
|Heat output, th. Gcal||563||433||442||341||392|
SUPPLY POWER GENERATION
Development of in-house electricity generation at its fields and plants helps the Group to reduce its electricity costs and increase the APG utilization as a fuel for gasfired power plants.
In 2018, supporting power generation by the Group totaled 7,319 million kWh, while its share in LUKOIL's total electricity consumption for production purposes was 34%.