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Accident with Toll during Qaghtsrashen Project Construction Works
13:24 August 09, 2017 | SOS | Kotayk
On 8 August 2017, an accident took place during the construction works of 'Qaghtsrashen Gravity Irrigation System' project in Azat Gorge, which resulted in the death of an Abovyan town resident, L.S.. Several hours after this accident EcoLur's shooting group
Environmentalists Have Applied to Armenian PM Calling for Annulling Positive Environmental Opinion Issued to Amulsar Mining
17:05 August 07, 2017 | Dialog with officials | Vayots dzor
Armenian Environmental Front (AEF) Civic Initiative, The Greens Union of Armenia, EcoLur, ‘Union for Sustainable Human Development’, ‘Jermuk Development Center’, ‘Environmental Academy’ NGOs have addressed an open letter to Armenian PM Karen Karapetyan and Nature Protection Minister Artsvik Minasyan calling for annulling the positive opinion
Weather Forecast in Armenia, 5 Day Weather Forecast
15:27 August 07, 2017 | Weather
On August 8-12 in the Republic high temperature is predicted. In the daytime up to 40...41 degrees above zero and a high risk of fire is predicted in the valleys of Syunik, in Yerevan and Ararat Valley (in separate places 42 degrees above zero). The daily average air temperature will be 5-7 degrees higher than normal. On August 8 the index of ultraviolet rays is predicted to reach 6, so it’s recommended to avoid direct sunrays from 11:00 to 17:00.
1.3 Million AMD Damage Caused to Nature
18:31 August 04, 2017 | Officials
The Nature Protection Ministry informs that from 31.07.2017–04.08.2017 the State Environmental Inspection detected violations during inspections it carried out, which resulted
Weather Forecast in Armenia, 5 Day Weather Forecast
14:02 August 04, 2017 | Weather
On August 5-9 in the Republic high temperature is predicted. In the daytime up to 39...41 degrees above zero and a high risk of fire is predicted in the valleys of Syunik, in Yerevan and Ararat Valley. The daily average air temperature will be 5-6 degrees higher than normal.
Water Intake from Lake Sevan Passed 170 Million Cum Borderline
17:25 August 03, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
The water intake from Lake Sevan for irrigation purposes passed the statutory-set maximum – 170 million cum water: as of 3 August, already 174.706 million cum water has been taken out of Lake Sevan, out of which 0.741 million
Grants Received by Armenian NPP
16:45 August 03, 2017 | Nuclear Energy | Armavir
Besides this 160 million USD, works for extension of design operation period of the second power unit of the Armenian NPP are being implemented within the framework of Russian-Armenian cooperation with 270 million USD export loan provided by Russia and 30 million USD grant provided by
Weather Forecast in Armenia, 5 Day Weather Forecast
16:18 August 03, 2017 | Weather
On August 4-8 in the Republic high temperature is predicted. In the daytime up to 39...41 degrees above zero and a high risk of fire is predicted in the valleys of Syunik, in Yerevan and Ararat Valley. The daily average air temperature will be 5-6 degrees higher than normal.
Ardvi Community Has Huge Potential for Ecotourism Development
11:45 August 03, 2017 | Mining | Lori
We are currently running negotiations with a tourist organization to lay here a path with special signs and to establish an observation site on the top of the mountain. Rural guesthouses will also be established so as to develop culture and to show the advantages of the organic food. We will try to recover and show Lori traditions, rites and holidays together with
Ardvi Community Addressed A Letter to Armenian Government Demanding to Reject 'Miram' Company's Project on Shekaghbyur Gold-Polymetallic Mine
17:02 August 02, 2017 | Mining | Lori
Ardvi community residents, Lori Region, are demanding to reject 'Miram' Company's project on the geological prospecting of Shekaghbyur gold-polymetallic mine. On 2 August 2017 the community residents sent a letter signed by 94 community residents to Armenian PM Karen Karapetyan, RA Nature Protection Minister Artsvik Minasyan and Ashot Manukyan, RA Ministry for Energy Infrstructures and Natural Resources. The letter says
81% of Geological Information Already Digitized
15:43 August 02, 2017 | Officials
Already 81% of all the geological information available in 'Republican Geological Foundation' has been digitized: all the databases will be available online by the end of this year
Monitoring Findings of
13:37 August 02, 2017 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Tavush
In the frames of "Supporting New Reforms in SHPP Sector through CSO-Government Dialogue" project, the expert group visited "KEnergy" SHPP, which is located in the administrative area of Ditavan Community, Tavush Region, Armenia. The SHPP is constructed on the transboundary Aghstev River, the length of which is 133 km, while its length in Armenia is 99 km. "KEnergy" SHPP is operated by "Qarevard" LLC. As a result of the monitoring
Weather Forecast in Armenia, 5 Day Weather Forecast
13:27 August 02, 2017 | Weather
On August 3-7 in the Republic high temperature is predicted. In the daytime up to 38...41 degrees above zero and a high risk of fire is predicted in the valleys of Syunik, in Yerevan and Ararat Valley.

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