Turkmenistan Plans Supplies of Electricity to Afghanistan
Sunday 8 November 2015
ASHGABAT (Turkmenista.ru) — President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a decree on supplies of Turkmenistan’s electricity to Afghanistan until 2027, the Turkmenistan.ru correspondent reports citing the press service of the head of state.
The decree authorizes the State Power Engineering Corporation Turkmenenergo of the Ministry of Power Engineering of Turkmenistan to conclude a contract with Afghanistan’s Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat on supplies of electricity from 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2027. Electricity will be supplied to the neighbouring country along the route Atamyrat (Turkmenistan) — Andkhoy (Afghanistan).
Turkmenistan currently supplies Afghanistan with electricity on favourable terms.