A new power transmission line will be built in
Sooronbay Jeenbekov stressed that in summer
According to him, considerable work has been done. In particular, the price for electricity and the cost rate for construction payback have been determined, a mechanism for supporting local communities has been defined, and major project agreements have been signed.
«Procurement procedures for all objects of CASA 1000 project are already underway," Sooronbay Jeenbekov said.
It is planned to build a transmission line of 500 kW with a length of 450 km on the territory of Kyrgyzstan. The construction itself is expected to begin in January 2018.
The funds for the implementation of the first section (
The second site,
According to the head of the Kyrgyz government, a company that will supervise the construction has been selected in
Sooronbay Jeenbekov urged the participants of the summit to accelerate all the necessary actions and as soon as possible to start the practical implementation of CASA 1000 project.
In his opinion, CASA 1000 will ultimately serve as a favorable factor for the peaceful development not only of
Representatives of all four interested parties participate in the summit: the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbay Jeenbekov, the President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, the Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif, the President of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Gani, as well as representatives of international donor organizations.