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Reconstruction of High-Voltage Transmission Line


On November 14, the regular public hearing was held in the municipality of Goris on the necessity of implementation the restructuring program of joining the 220 kV high-voltage transmission line from Hrazdan TPP to Shinuhayr substation of Goris.
Project activities are planned to implement in the period commencing on March, 2015 and ending on March 1st, 2016. Currently the works are under development.
The project presentation was followed by questions on the project objectives, effectiveness, possible risks of environmental issues and land compensation.goris_14_11_1The public hearing was attended by the Aarhus Center expert, media representatives, local government officials, including the chief architect of Goris, Shinuhair village head and those villagers who should have damages during the construction works and received compensation for that.
The approaches of calculating and allocating damages caused as a result of construction activities correspond to the laws of the Republic of Armenia and World Bank policy.

Melada Harutyunyan
Expert at Goris Aarhus Center
Tell: (+374) 94 81 50 52, 96/09 08 95
E-mail: info_goris@aarhus.am , mharoutunyan@mail.ru
Translated by Anush Beybutyan