BAKU, Azerbaijan, July 19. Hungarian company A-Hid and Kyrgyzstan signed an agreement on designing small hydroelectric power plants (HPP) in Kyrgyzstan, Trend reports referring to the Cabinet of Ministers of Kyrgyzstan.
"Within the framework of this agreement, studies will be carried out to select the most appropriate site for the construction of small HPP's with further development of a preliminary feasibility study", the message says.
According to the head of the Cabinet of Ministers Akylbek Zhaparov, the development and construction of small HPPs is one of Kyrgyzstan's priority areas, which will help to create conditions for ensuring the energy independence of the country.
Notably, A-Hid is involved in the design of infrastructure projects such as bridges, highways, trains, and as well as energy facilities.