Azerbaijani Economy 22 february — 13:30

Iran and Azerbaijan resume construction of hydropower plants

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The governments of Iran and Azerbaijan have approved the continuation of the construction of the Giz Galasi and Khudaferin hydroelectric power plants on the Araz River, Iranian media report.

This was discussed in Iran, at a meeting in the city of Tabriz (East Azerbaijan province).

It should be reminded that the construction of a hydroelectric power station between the aforementioned province and the Jabrail region of Azerbaijan is one of the main projects being implemented by the Iranian Ministry of Energy. In December last year, Minister Reza Ardakanian said that the two countries had agreed to resume construction of the hydroelectric power station.

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