The topic of the working meeting of the President of Turkmenistan with The working meeting of the President of Turkmenistan with the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Ch. issues of effective work and development of the industry.
Material and technical modernization based on digital technologies and the implementation of a sufficient network of energy infrastructure are now a priority in public policy.
Ч. Purchekov spoke about the gas turbine power plants operating in the capital, velayats, and the first combined cycle power plant. According to the deputy prime minister, dozens of power distribution substations are under construction. The Deputy Prime Minister stressed that all activities in this area are based on responsible attitude to environment.
M. Artykov reported on the progress of the TAP project, the laying of the foundations of which took place in February 2018.
The president, in turn, noted the importance of the electric power complex in the state economy and in increasing exports. In connection In this regard, the head of the state stressed the need for high-quality implementation of state programs in this area. In particular, he voiced the task of building gas turbine power plant with a capacity of 432 MW in Lebap velayat.
The president also signed the appointment of M. Artykov as head of the established TAP International Electricity Projects Department. The deputy prime minister will temporarily assume the duties of the minister of energy.