Turkmenistan and Afghanistan will conclude additional agreements to operating contracts on electric power deliveries. The resolution on it was signed by president Berdimuhamedov.
According to the document, Turkmenistan will increase volumes of export of electric power directed by various routes to northern provinces of Afghanistan at reduced rates.
Turkmenistan is one of the large producers of electric power in the region. In the country the network of power stations with high-efficiency gas turbines of American company «General electric» was constructed.
Electric power generation grows in Turkmenistan year from year: if in 2007 in the country 14, 7 billion kilowatt-hours were generated, then in 2019 this volume made up 22, 5 billion kilowatt-hours.