Wind power generation greatly increases in Azerbaijan.

Wind power generation greatly increases in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan’s wind farms produced 14.1 million kilowatt hours of electricity in January-July 2018, which is 63.9 percent more than in the same period of last year, while solar power plants generated 23.4 million kilowatt hours of electricity, a report of the State Statistics Committee reported. The country’s wind energy potential is 350 MW, 50 MW […]

Azerbaijan announces time of completing wind farms repair.

Repair and reconstruction work on wind power plants in Azerbaijan should be completed in August, head of Azerishig OJSC Baba Rzayev wrote in his article published in the “Azerbaijan” newspaper. Rzayev noted that as a result of the taken measures, technical losses in regional power grids decreased by 11.4 percent, while in Baku it fall […]

Azerbaijan to lure private investments to wind plants construction.

Azerbaijan to lure private investments to wind plants construction.

Azerbaijan’s State Agency for Alternative and Renewable Energy Sources will present documents to the Cabinet of Ministers in order to attract private investments in the construction of wind power plants in the country, the Agency’s Deputy Head Jamil Malikov announced. “As part of the strategic roadmap for the development of public services by 2020, wind […]

Azerbaijan to increase the share of renewable energy sources to 20% by 2020.

Azerbaijan to increase the share of renewable energy sources to 20% by 2020.

Azerbaijan is constructing small hydro-power plants to increase the electricity generation from renewable sources. That will enable the country to develop alternative energy sources and to tap the nation’s hydropower potential. Azerbaijan almost completed the construction of three small hydro-electric power stations, announced the Azerenergy JSC on April 20. The statement by the company says […]

Azerbaijan increases hydro power production.

Azerbaijan increases hydro power production.

Azerbaijan is constructing small hydro-power plants to increase the electricity generation from renewable sources. That will enable the country to develop alternative energy sources and to tap the nation’s hydropower potential. Azerbaijan almost completed the construction of three small hydro-electric power stations, announced the Azerenergy JSC on April 20. The statement by the company says […]