Scope of the project. The project envisages the implementation of a public-private partnership in the field of electricity and thermal energy production in the city of Lviv, in particular, the modernization of gas piston units belonging to LMK “Lvivteploenergo”.
The project envisages the use of excess energy for cogeneration with the production of electric and thermal energy for sale on the energy market. The type of energy production will help meet the high peak demand and reduce the load on coal-fired thermal power plants, thus helping to improve the environment.
The goal of the project. Involvement of private investments in the activity and infrastructure of the municipal enterprises of the city. Increasing the profitability of LKP “Lvivteploenergo” and saving money from the city budget.
The role of the state partner in project implementation.
To successfully achieve the goals of the project, the city is ready to do the following:
Analysis of the problem that is solved during the implementation of the project. The installation of gas piston units at TPP-1 or TPP-2 will ensure more efficient use of energy resources (natural gas), the cost of which is constantly increasing, due to cogeneration with electricity production, including from excess heat due to heating of cold water for supplying hot water to the network Lviv is one of the few Ukrainian cities that supplies hot water to the central water supply in the summer. Involvement of a private partner will allow the use of appropriate technologies and investment resources. Funds from the sale of electricity are distributed according to the established formula based on technical and economic justification.
Sources of financing the project.
PPP Model: A PPP project based on user payments. The investor will receive the profit mainly through the sale of the surplus electricity produced.
Public-private partnership project
The state partner is Lviv City Council
Analysis of the problem:
Project status: preliminary studies are underway.