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7-04-2012, 13:48

Stephan Koller: "I Considered Energy Ambassador of Tajikistan to Germany"


Avesta.Tj | 07.04.2012 | President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon met with the Head of German Energy Agency Stefan Koller in Dushanbe, on Thursday.


As the press service of the President says, at the meeting was discussed the Tajik-German cooperation in energy. "We consider Germany is one of the main partners in Europe" – emphasized at the beginning of the conversation the head of the Tajik state.


Stephan Koller, in his turn, noted about the successful visit of President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon to Germany in December 2011 and the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Energy and Industry of Tajikistan and the German Energy Agency.


"Today, I have visited Nurek hydroelectric power station, and once again convinced in the importance of Rogun hydroelectric power station, in the future I intend to campaign the German company involved in the implementation of the Rogun project", - marked Koller.


"Henceforth, the people of Tajikistan can consider me as his Energy Ambassador in Germany", - he stressed. Also at the meeting were touched the issues of cooperation in the construction of medium and small hydropower plants, and the networking in the field of oil and gas, biogas production and energy saving equipment.