Tajikistan planning to increase exports of green electricity – minister

By Trend

Tajikistan is planning to increase exports of ‘green’
electricity to Central Asian region, Minister of Energy of
Tajikistan Daler Juma said at the Energy Forum [held in
Uzbekistan’s Tashkent on June 23-24], Trend’s journalist reported from the forum.

According to minister, several projects for the construction of
new hydropower plants are being implemented.

Two hydroelectric power plants will be built on the river
Zeravshan, together with Uzbekistan, he said.

“These projects will help increase the export of ‘green’
electricity in the region. Currently, we’re exporting electricity
to Uzbekistan and Afghanistan,” he said.

Usmonov further said that Tajikistan intends to expand and
increase its ‘green energy’ exports.

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