First vice premier : Azerbaijan ’ s 200 regions will have their electric transmission lines changed.

Oil&Gas Materials 23 February 2007 18:44 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku /corr. Trend I.Khalilova/ In the nearest future Azerbaijan electric transmission line upgrade policy will receive new projects, said Yagub Eyyubov, vice premier of Azerbaijan government. According to him, this sphere did not have appropriate attention for a long time. "We were creating energy producing enterprises but necessary works for supplying electric energy consumers were lacking," he said.

Ilham Aliyev , Azerbaijan President instructed at the modular type electric station on Thursday at opening ceremony in Baku Nizami District to reconstruct the country all energy system in a short period of time. According to the President, main efforts should be directed to lines restoring and laying and change of transformers.

"The president has adopted a right decision. I think the shortages will be removed shortly", he sad.

200 regions distributing electric transmission lines of Azerbaijan will undergo change as they are old and do not meet the requirements.