Energy conservation and improving consumption efficiency at the Company’s assets are top strategic priorities for JSC "Kamensky Refinery Plant".
In 2013 JSC "Kamensky Refinery Plant" approved a new energy policy. The policy, aimed at cutting the Company’s environmental impact, reducing the consumption of resources, and improving energy efficiency at JSC "Kamensky Refinery Plant", is based on the ISO 50001 international standard. JSC "Kamensky Refinery Plant" has taken
advantage of the leading international and domestic practices to efficiently manage the consumption of energy resources through the implementation of modern production management tools.
JSC "Kamensky Refinery Plant" is an industry leader in terms of energy consumption per ton of oil produced.
The Company has employed a corporate Energy Policy since 2013. In accordance with this Energy Policy, JSC "Kamensky Refinery Plant" management carries out a systematic review and works towards the following key objectives: In 2016, the Upstream Division’s Energy Efficiency Program exceeded its targets. The Division’s energy savings were 433 mln kWh, equivalent to RUB 1.251 billion.
The Company has fully introduced the information management system to register contaminated and disturbed lands.
Key areas for improving energy efficiency within the Upstream Division include: In 2015, the Company approved a comprehensive program for improving the reliability of power supply for oil refineries in 2016-2018. In order to address the most critical challenges of each particular asset and facility, the program has been developed to systematize and standardize energy-saving efforts in the Upstream Division, which had previously been made on a point-by-point basis. allocate necessary resources to introduce, maintain and continuously improve the Company’s energy management system; consistently improve energy efficiency indicators; set benchmarks that correspond to the best global standards; implement legislative requirements related to the use and consumption of energy and improvement of energy consumption efficiency.
using enhanced-performance electric submersible pump units;
using energy-efficient AC electric motors;
using downhole equipment in intermittent operation;
conserving produced water and reinjecting this into strata (in closing down unprofitable well stock
and in undertaking well workovers);
selecting optimum standard sizes and replacements for pumping units at the cluster and boosting
pumping stations and preliminary water discharge units;
installing frequency-controlled drives for pumping equipment; and
installing temperature controls to optimize electric heating systems.
JSC KAMENSKY REFINERY PLANT PROCESSING PLANT OF EASTERN OIL COMPANY EXPLOIT PRODUCING OIL & GAS FIELDS, A SUBSIDIARY OF Gazprom Neft PJSC.