ArmInfo. The American company General Electric became interested in the construction project in the Armenian city of Hrazdan of a power station operating on garbage. The details of the project were presented the day before by the regional director of the company for Russia and CIS countries Ivan Saprykin, Minister of Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources of the Republic of Armenia Ashot Manukyan.
According to the press service of the ministry, during the meeting Ashot Manukyan presented to the guest the programs implemented in Armenia and prospects for the development of the country's energy sector. The minister positively assessed the intentions of the US company "General Electric" to implement investment programs in Armenia.
Ivan Saprykin, in turn, noted that the company was particularly interested in the construction project in Hrazdan
A power station running on garbage. To this end, the company represents various types of engines, their use, as well as the possibility of generating electricity using household waste. June 21 this year. During the meeting with journalists the US Ambassador to Armenia Richard Mills reported that the potential of US investments in the energy sector of Armenia is estimated at $ 8 billion. He recalled that in June during his meeting with the Minister of Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources of Armenia, 2 investment projects were presented, One of which concerned the production of energy through the processing of solid waste. According to Richard Mills, these proposals are submitted to US investors for consideration.