The Repair Works are Completed: The YCCPP Station Produces Electricity
On July 20, at 18, the new unit of Yerevan TPP Combined-Cycle Power Plant connected to the electricity system and restarted electricity production. Note, the C1 Inspection (repair works) of the Combined-Cycle Power Plant Unit was started on June 3 and must be continued to July 29. The director of plant Hovakim Hovhannisyan informed, that the repair works are carried out round the clock, according to the schedule, the regulatory requirements are fully done and the station restarted production of energy in 9 days earlier than planned.
July 20 - Day of Miner's and Metallurg's. The third Sunday of July is celebrated as a Miner's and Metallurg's Day each year. The July 20 is the professional holiday of workers, who has made a great investment to economic development and industry of the Republic. The Day is festive for all those, who are engaged in mineral extraction, whose work is related to the difficult struggle with nature for the natural resources. The mining sector is essential for the developing economy of Armenia. Its vivid evidence is the annual increase in jobs, production capacity and investments in this sector.
The NPP Will Stand for Planned Repair in September
On July 4, the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Yervand Zakharyan has visited the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant, where has occurred the annual reporting meeting of shareholders. During the meeting was submitted the report of the works done in 2013, as well as the work process of the recharging, annual planned renovation, also the introduction of measures to enhance the security level planned in September 2014. After the tour in the Plant, the Minister Yervand Zakharyan noted in the interview, that Armenia and Russia will sign an agreement, under which Russia will provide 300 million dollars loan to extend the nuclear power plant’s operation terms.
The "Energy Week 2014" Has Started in Yerervan
On July 2nd, the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Yervand Zakharyan has participation in the opening of the "Energy Week 2014" event. The Minister toured the exhibition pavilions and familiarized with the presented offers of Armenian market of the energy sector, particularly the field of energy efficiency and renewable energy. The Director of Armenia Renewable Resources and Energy Efficiency Fund Tamara Babayan, in the opening of the event noted, that the activities and discussions in the frame of the "Energy Week 2014" are directed to the latest developments in the field of energy efficiency and renewable energy, including the legislative reforms, funding opportunities, technological novelties and future programs.
The Repair Works are Going on According to the Schedule
On June 20, the RA Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Yervand Zakharyan visited the "Yerevan Thermal Power Plant" CJSC and got acquainted with the C1 Inspection (repair works) of the Combined-Cycle Power Plant Unit, which was started on June 3 and will be continued to July 29. The director of plant Hovakim Hovhannisyan informed the Minister, that the repair works are going on round the clock, according to the schedule. He, also, excluded the possibility of delay:
- The Minister Received the IRI Ambassador
- Presentation with Participation of International Financial Organizations
- The Minister Visited the "Yerevan TPP" CJSC
- The Minister Visited the Companies of the System
- Yervand Zakharyan Appointed to the Office of Minister of Energy and Natural Resources
- The Power Supply is Fully Recovered
- Concentrated all Efforts to Restore Power Supply
- The President Visited the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources
- The contract of sale and purchase of <Vorotan Hydro Cascade's> estate was signed
- Հայաստանի Հանրապետության կառավարության 2014 թվականի գործունեության ծրագրի կատարումն ապահովող միջոցառումների ցանկ