News | 16 08 2022, 19:29 | SeverPost
Photo: Telegram channel / Zapolyarny Vorchun
The company that is building the wind farm is destined to become the most efficient wind farm in Russia beyond the Arctic Circle, commented on media reports of abandoning the tundra at the workplace.
Representatives of Enel Russia confirmed to the public that the responsibility for the landfill and coverage of the investigation of tracked vehicles near Teriberka lies not with them, but with someone else.
The name of the perpetrator, however, they did not sound. Their comment looks like: “I’m not me, and the dump is not mine.”
“Works on the construction of the Kola wind farm, including power lines, which are in accordance with the design documentation …, – providing a response to the telegram-channel company Zapolyarny Grump. – At the same time, PJSC Enel Russia and its subsidiaries do not carry out activities for the development, operation or maintenance of quarries for the extraction of minerals.
Who exactly leads this activity, without reflecting. Yes, subcontractor.
“The process of the company’s work, accompanied by the implementation of mandatory environmental measures. For example, as part of the project for the construction of the overhead line of the Kola wind farm, at the beginning of 2021, compensatory measures were implemented for the artificial reproduction and release of 2286 two-year-old Atlantic salmon (salmon) into the Umba River, in June-July 2021, the company was implemented by a reforestation project in Olenegorskoye area. Murmansk region on an area of 71.5 hectares,” added PJSC Enel Russia.
Recall, in the area of 59 km of the Kola-Serebryansky HPP highway, a sand pit has been developed. In 2020-2022, the quarry was engaged in excavation of a sand and gravel mixture for backfilling power transmission towers and wind turbines. Now there is no vegetation, streams. There are barrels from under the combustible mixture.
How learned SeverPost, Ministry of Natural Resources intend to achieve this location. However, according to the laws cited by officials, the quarry must be reclaimed by April 2029.
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