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Russian Civic Heraldry


The arms were adopted in 1996.
The bricks at the bottom are peat bricks representing the fact that Elektrogorsk had the worlds first peat burning power station (it no longer burns peat and is now an oil-fired station). The lightning bolt represents electricity production and the horizontal lines are power cables. The free quarter shows the arms of Moscow Region.

Literature : Moscow Region town arms. Moscow, 1997. 127 p. ISBN5-255-01312-9.

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