TATNEFT continues planned works to clear power lines crossing the woodlands in the Company's activity territory.
The actions to clear the overhead power line routes were prepared in 2011 jointly with the Forestry Ministry of the Republic of Tatarstan. According to the Program of OAO TATNEFT has to carry out clearance of overhead line long clade 522 miles on the area of 1264 hectares in 2012 to produce. To date, cleared 50 km transmission line clearings in the area of 124 ha.
The annual plan for clearing firebreaks formed on the basis of the schedules approved by the chief engineers NGDU. From the beginning, digged area of oil and gas departments' Aznakaevskneft "," Almetyevneft "and" Dzhalilneft. " In the cleared areas by mulching is waste logging residues.
By holding these events have prompted the abnormal weather conditions in December 2010, when the trees sagged under the weight of ice. As a result, there were circuit and open circuit. Based on the analysis of the effects of anomalies in the Company's December program designed to enhance the stability of the transmission line to the natural anomalous phenomena.