19 december 2011

Prime Minister Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting of the government commission on electricity generation while at the Sayano-Shushenskaya hydroelectric power station

“Russia has not commissioned this many power facilities per year in a quarter of a century. All this is the result of these large-scale programmes that we have approved, and that we have been consistently implementing over the past few years, even in spite of well-known problems associated with efforts to overcome the crisis of 2009-2010. This is the result of the joint work of the government, the regions and the business community...”