A solemn ceremony on stone laying of a module power station will be held shortly in Astara, Mazahir Husseynov, the deputy head of the Astara Executive Power.
According to Husseynov, the power station will be comprised of 10 modules each with the capacity of 8.7 MW. It will come as the first of 52 power stations of the kind to be commissioned in the regions, the construction of the station is due to completion by the end of the year.
Husseynov noted that the date of the ceremony was still to be defined.
A gas compressor station and tinning factory is ready for commissioning.
The first deputy head of the Astara Executive Power announced that the said that the central avenue of the district was named after ex-President Heydar Aliyev and land improvement work was implemented here.