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Alrosa switches to cheaper fuel sources to cut operating expenses

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The conversion of boiler houses and power plants to alternative fuels is expected to reduce the operating expenses of Russian miner Alrosa by about 5.3-billion roubles over the next ten years. In an update on Monday, Alrosa said that it would build a gas boiler-house in Almazny settlement in the Mirny district of Yakutia and that it would modify the diesel power plant of Nyurba Mining and Processing Division to run on cheaper oil.
 
 
 
 
 

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