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14-07-2014, 10:38

Almaty Hosts Fifth Meeting on Assessment Studies of Rogun HPP

Avesta.Tj | 14.07.2014 | The fifth information-sharing and consultation meeting on the assessment studies of Rogun Hydropower Project (HPP) of Tajikistan has started today in Almaty, Kazakhstan, the Ministry of Energy and Water Resources said.


The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the final draft set of summaries and reports on the assessment studies with interested parties from riparian countries including Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.


The upcoming fifth regional riparian meeting will discuss the draft Techno-Economic Assessment Study (TEAS) Phase 2 Summary report and the draft Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) Report, which are financed by the International Development Association (Additional Financing for Energy Loss Reduction Project, IDA Grant No. H757-TJ).


These concluding products of the Assessment Studies, which were prepared by the international consultants Coyne & Bellier and Poyry, cover the following topics: dam safety, water management, economic and financial analyses, implementation and risks, environmental and social impacts, impact on riparian countries, etc.