Kegums

Kegums

 

an urban-type settlement in Ogre Raion, Latvian SSR. Situated on the right bank of the Daugava (Zapadnaia Dvina), 46 km above Riga. Kegums has a railroad station on the Moscow-Riga line. The Kegums hydroelectric power plant (68,000 kilowatts) and a fish hatchery are there.

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In 1939 the hydroelectric power plant Kegums started work.
Main characteristics of water reservoirs of hydroelectric power plants Reservoir Average Maximum Total Water Dam depth, depth, volume, residence construction m m [km.sup.3] time, year days Plavinu 14.6 47.0 0.51 9 1966 Kegums 6.3 16.5 0.16 3 1939 Riga 7.1 17.4 0.34 6 1974 Reservoir Area, [km.sup.3] Plavinu 35.0 Kegums 24.9 Riga 35.8 Table 2.
In August 2001, the Kegums hydroelectric power plant was reopened, contributing to Latvia's ability to supply 25% of its energy that year.
The upgrading of the two plants at Plavinas and Kegums, with a total capacity of 1,100 megawatts, will improve their overall operational capacity, extend their lifetime and reduce their maintenance and repair costs.
In order to ensure the development of the military aerodrome, including certification and construction of new infrastructure, it is planned to start expanding the National Base of the Air Force by taking over the property from the Ministry of Agriculture, Kegums Municipality, as well as purchasing private properties, the location of which significantly influences the future development of the aerodrome.
Motocross MX2, Kegums, Race 1, (same-day tape) 8 a.m.
The three largest HPPs are located in Kegums, Riga and Plavinas, spanning the Daugava river; Plavinas is the largest hydropower plant in the Baltic states in terms of production capacity.
Contract awarded for Restoration of the water body of the state importance viksnina, wsis code 384282: 01, pik.00 / 00-216 / 20 in the vecumnieku parish, vecumnieki district and birzgales parish, kegums district
Contract notice: 110 kv transformer substations delivery "janciems", "kandava" and "kegums hpp-2".
Contract notice: 110 kV electrical substations delivery "Janciems" and "Kegums HPP-2".
Contract notice: Engineering consultants plavinas hpp hydro units an1 and an3 and kegums hpp-2 hydro units reconstruction projects.