NGO Binokor has built a small hydroelectric power station in Faizobod district
This year, under the Government's decision a long-term program on building small power plants for the period 2009 - 2020 has been adopted, according to which 189 small hydropower plants have to be built in Tajikistan. For the implementation of the instructions of governmental management on construction of small hydropower plants, in Fayzobod disrtict was built and commissioned the first small power plant Chashmasor, which is one of 50 such objects as entering into service this year.
The hydro-power of Chashmasor is 40 kilowatt/ h, which allows the village population to have light and enjoy watching TV. The station was built on the initiative of the local executive body of Fayzobod district and NGO Binokor (Chairman Fattoh Nasriddinov) and financially was supported by the Foundation for Salvation of Aral Sea and company Barki Tojik.
"For the construction the Foundation for the Salvation of Aral Sea provided more than 30 000 somoni, and the company Barki Tojik provided 7 000 somoni plus construction materials worth 20 000 somoni” – has noted the chairman of the NGO Binokor Nasriddinov Fatoh.
The ceremony of plant’s commissioning has gathered a lot of people including village population, officials and other guests. The deputy chairman of Fayzobod district Shamsullo Abdunazarov explained the commissioning of power plant Chashmasor as a serous step towards energy independence and said that it is planned to build similar plants in the future.
Participants of the event the Chairman of the Foundation for the Salvation of the Aral Sea Begmurod Makhmadov, Vice Chairman of Barki Tojik Normuhammad Kholnazarov and Director of the Center for management of projects in the field of energy Salohiddin Mirzoev expressed their satisfaction with the active participation of villagers in the construction of the plant.
The Chairman of the Bungakiyon village Izzatullo Mirzoev expressed thanks on behalf of local population to organizations donors and local executive bodies of state authority of Fayzobod district for the support in the construction of the plant.
The commissioning of the small power plant Chashmasor is a significant step to provide the inhabitants of mountain areas with electricity and fulfillment of instructions of the head of state’s Message to the parliament.
Fatoh Nasriddinov, Director of NGO Binokor