Materials with tag «renewables»

Share of renewable energy in Uzbekistan’s electricity generation reaches 18% on Sunday
15 May 2024, 13:11

Share of renewable energy in Uzbekistan’s electricity generation reaches 18% on Sunday

The share of renewable energy sources in Uzbekistan’s electricity production should reach 18% by year end, energy minister said. Uzbekistan already reached this goal last Sunday. Additionally, Uzbekistan is working with Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan to export green energy to European countries.

“We must eliminate any risks”. Energy Minister on construction of a NPP in Uzbekistan
30 May 2023, 00:01

“We must eliminate any risks”. Energy Minister on construction of a NPP in Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan continues to discuss the construction of a nuclear power plant with Rosatom, and in parallel it is exploring advances in small nuclear reactors. “The construction of a nuclear power plant is a very serious commitment for the state…We have to eliminate any risks,” the Energy Minister said.

UAE’s Masdar wins tender for Kashkadarya PV power plant
25 May 2023, 18:36

UAE’s Masdar wins tender for Kashkadarya PV power plant

Masdar, an Emirati company, was declared the preliminary winner of the bid for the construction and operation of a 300 MW solar photovoltaic plant in Guzar district of Kashkadarya region.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Xi Jinping meet in Xi’an, sign 41 documents
21 May 2023, 20:48

Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Xi Jinping meet in Xi’an, sign 41 documents

President of Uzbekistan met with his Chinese counterpart in Xi’an to discuss bilateral cooperation. The two leaders adopted a program for the development of a comprehensive strategic partnership in the new era between the two countries for 2023−2027 and signed 41 documents, covering various areas.

EBRD to finance construction of wind farm in Karakalpakstan
21 May 2023, 19:25

EBRD to finance construction of wind farm in Karakalpakstan

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development provided a $19.3 million loan to ACWA Power Wind Karatau to build a 100 MW wind farm in Nukus, Karakalpakstan.

ACWA to develop two wind farms in Bukhara with ADB support
27 April 2023, 15:35

ACWA to develop two wind farms in Bukhara with ADB support

The Asian Development Bank and Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power have signed loans worth $174 million to develop the Bash and Dzhankeldy wind farms in Uzbekistan’s Bukhara region.

Meeting climate goals with energy efficiency and renewable energy
23 April 2023, 17:05

Meeting climate goals with energy efficiency and renewable energy

Fossil fuels are a dead end for our planet, for humanity, and for economies. In her column for International Mother Earth Day, UNDP Resident Representative Matilda Dimovska writes about UNDP-supported green technology best practices in Uzbekistan.

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