BAKU, Azerbaijan, Feb. 11
By Klavdiya Romakayeva - Trend:
The solar photovoltaic station (PVP), which is being built in the Karmaninsky district of the Navoi region in Uzbekistan, will be commissioned according to the plan in the fourth quarter of this year, Trend reports citing the Ministry of Energy of Uzbekistan.
According to the Ministry of Energy, the PVP is being built in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company - Masdar (United Arab Emirates) in accordance with the decree of the President of Uzbekistan on measures to implement the investment project on construction of a photovoltaic power plant with a capacity of 100 MW in Navoi region.
The total cost of the investment project is estimated at $110 million and will be 100 percent financed by Masdar.
It was noted that the plant will be the first industrial-scale power plant based on renewable energy sources (RES).
Currently, preparatory work is underway at the construction site, including the construction of premises for the accommodation of specialists, the provision of communications, electricity, information technology.
In addition, it is reported that to date the planning and fencing of the territory have been completed.
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