RES investment projects discussed at HARD TALK in Astana
In Astana during the HARD TALK, Managing Director of Kazakh Invest Zhandos Orazaliyev told about projects in the sector of renewable energy sources with participation of foreign capital.
The event is organized by the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan jointly with the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, USAID and KAZENERGY Association where the participants discussed methods of implementing the country’s potential in the sector of renewable energy sources, and also establishing a stable system of renewable energy auctions.
Managing Director of Kazakh Invest provided detailed information on the measures of state support for investment activity, in particular on the existing preferences for investment projects. According to Zhandos Orazaliyev, now 18 investment projects for a total amount of KZT2,4 billion in the sector of renewable energy sources are on the list of projects implemented at support of Kazakh Invest.
As part of Hard Talk seminar, Kazakh Invest has reached cooperation arrangements with such companies, as Shell, Hevel Solar (Russia), Acwa Power (Saudi Arabia), Mapna Group (Iran), Helios Photovoltaics (Malaysia), ENI (Italy), Access Infra Central Asia (U.A.E.), NPCECI (China).