The coal production on the Taimyr Peninsula by 2020-th years could grow to several million tons, despite the fact that now this resource is produced there in small quantities. About it reports TASS with reference to the member of the energy Committee of the state Duma Victor Zubarev.
"In the framework of the work on the draft strategy of the Krasnoyarsk Krai for the period up to 2030 we have carefully considered the options for the recovery and development of production of solid fuel in the Arctic territories. On the Taimyr Peninsula is the history and experience of coal mining," said Zubarev. According to him, these perspectives are connected with development of existing and development of new Khatanga and Dickson fields.
The speed of development and recovery of coal production on the Taimyr Peninsula will depend on the revival of the Northern sea route (NSR) and increase the capacity of port facilities, said the Deputy. Separately, he stressed that the project should be implemented taking into account concerns about the environment of the Arctic zone.
In November 2016, it was reported that the Taimyr offer to turn into a testing ground for the implementation of programs of ecological monitoring on reproduction and use of biological resources. Scientists have advocated the creation of the Taimyr Peninsula national Park is a national park.
The employment service in the Krasnoyarsk region in five years, helped two and a half thousand unemployed of the region's residents to become entrepreneurs. About seven thousand people annually receive from the officials necessary for the conduct of business consultation. From the beginning of 2017 financial assistance in starting a business received 200 Krasnoyarsk.
Ski resort Kukisvumchorr Khibiny mountains in the Arctic will continue until June due to the abundance of snow. The season will close the competitions in Alpine skiing, which will be held on 3 or 4 June. The work extended the complex "Big woodyavr", but he stops her before, on may 28.
JSC "Roskartografiya" completed the creation of the National Atlas of the Arctic. In the Atlas matched the information on the geographical, environmental, economic, historical, ethnographic, demographic, cultural and social characteristics of the Russian Arctic. The Atlas is published in A3 format and contains 496 pages.
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