OVER 75% OF AZENERJI EQUIPMENT IS IN OPERATION OVER 30 YEARS
Over 75% of energy equipment of the Open Joint Stock Company (OJSC) Azenerji are for the moment operational more than 30 years, president of the Azenerji OJSC Etibar Pirverdiyev told journalists on 26 July, Trend reports. According to him, the average life period of energy equipment is 25-30 years.
According to the Azenerji head, a task-oriented work is currently underway for commissioning of new electrical power stations, which enable to solve the problem of the power deficit in the country. В"At present we are capable to supply electrical power without limit in the summer time, however, in the winter period the problems arise in this regard вЂњ, Pirverdiyev said.
In some regions of Azerbaijan, particularly (Astara, Nakhichevan), low - power electrical stations will be built, the total cost of which is 300 million euro. These power stations, according to Pirverdiyev, are capable to operate under the gas pressure of 6 atmospheres.
Head of the Azerenerji also noted the necessity for establishing the heating company to enable to solve many issues in heat supply in the country.