ArmInfo. At the Getamech poultry farm, with the financing of Armswissbank within the renewable energy program in cooperation with the energy company SHTIGEN, a solar (photovoltaic) power plant with a nominal capacity of 237.6 kW is installed. As stressed in the press service of the Bank, today it is the largest roof solar power plant in Armenia.
This station provides for an annual electricity generation worth over 16 million drams. In addition, the use of solar power station of this capacity allows you to exclude carbon dioxide emissions into the environment in a volume of 160 tons. From the first month, the amount of electricity generated at a given station is 2 times higher than the monthly load repaid by the borrower. , - noted in the message. According to the source, p / f has been functioning since 1958 and within 60 years has won a high reputation of a breeding breeding poultry factory producing quality chicken meat. In 2018, having restarted production, the poultry farm set itself the task of raising the level of the production culture, which, undoubtedly, will contribute to the preservation of the environment and the production of ecologically clean chicken. To do this, in parallel with the launch of a solar power plant that provides almost 60% of the enterprise's demand, a hot water supply system is already operating at the poultry farm by using solar energy. On p / f the ecological compatibility of the diet of fodders is strictly controlled: vegetable fodder and natural food additives are used, without the use of antibiotics. To note, "SHTIGEN" company has been working in the renewable energy market of Armenia for 7 years, in fact being a pioneer of the market and promoting the largest projects in the field of heat and electricity in the country. The company specializes in solutions in the field of solar energy. Power generating stations are provided for both serving the population and for various businesses. To date, the company has installed solar power plants with a capacity of 5.5 MW and heat stations with a capacity of up to 7 MW throughout Armenia and the Republic of Artsakh. To recall, Armswissbank has been operating since 2004. The Bank provides services in the corporate, investment and mortgage markets. Armswissbank actively participates in financing projects for the production of renewable energy sources in Armenia. So, in cooperation with a number of financial institutions and private organizations, the Bank has financed numerous projects for the production of renewable energy sources through hydroelectric power plants and solar power plants. Currently, the Bank for the installation of solar stations offers loans in dollars and drams, at interest rates of 5.5% and 8.5% respectively, with a maturity of up to 12 years. The use of resources within these credit programs allows borrowing companies, without additional outflow of funds, to secure themselves energy independence.