Ilyich Iron and Steel Works of Mariupol on February 25 acquired a package of lots with a capacity of 25 MW for March 2021 at the site of the Ukrainian Energy Exchange in the State Enterprise NNEGC Energoatom for a total of 26 million hryvnia. Such data are published on UEB.
Energoatom offered a package of lots at a starting price of UAH 1500 /MWh. The metallurgical plant managed to purchase volumes of electricity 6.6% cheaper - 1400 UAH /MWh.
MMK im. Ilyich is a part of the Metinvest group of Rinat Akhmetov and Vadim Novinsky and is a stable high-tech enterprise.
The metallurgical plant includes: a sinter plant with 12 sintering machines, a blast-furnace shop with four blast furnaces, a lime-burning shop, a converter shop, a rolling mill as part of a sheet-rolling shop - 1700, a cold-rolling shop, Rolling Center-3000, an electric pipe shop .