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“Yeheg” SHPP, monitoring results (Photo)
13:30 July 08, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Vayots dzor
In the frames of “Support to SHPP-relating reforms through the dialogue of public and RA Nature Protection Ministry for Sustainable Use of River Ecosystems” the expert group visited “Yeheg” SHPP. The findings of the monitoring are as follows:
"Hermon" Small Hydropower Station: Monitoring Results
12:55 July 02, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Vayots dzor
the expert group visited "Hermon" SHPP. It is located in Hermon community’s administrative territory of Aysas River (river length is 12 km) in Vayots Dzor Region. SHPP is operated by "Elegis HPP" LLC. The findings of the monitoring are as follows:
Villager of Hermon Community about SHPP Impact
15:40 June 30, 2015 | Water | Vayots dzor
In the frames of “Support to SHPP-relating reforms through the dialogue of public and RA Nature Protection Ministry for Sustainable Use of River Ecosystems” EcoLur presents being under the SHPP impact zone villagers opinions on SHPP activities.
Gold Mine and Ecofarm Next to Each Other
12:19 June 19, 2015 | Mining | Vayots dzor
Arkadi Mkrtchyan is the General Manager at “Ecofarm” farm: he says they have already imported 330 cows from Germany, process milk and
Gndevaz Village: How to Become a Millionaire
14:18 June 17, 2015 | Mining | Vayots dzor
Gndevaz Village, Vayots Dzor Region, is in fever in regard with the sale of land areas to Lydian International Company as represented by its subsidiary – “Geoteam” CJSC. The company is planning to construct a heap leach facility on these land
Amulsar Project May Lead to Acidic Disaster in Sevan
18:33 June 10, 2015 | Mining | Gegharkunik | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Meanwhile dumps can’t be “temporarily hidden from rains” with water-proof mud pads, as the ground water will in any case have the oxidative drainage of tails into Sevan.
Geoteam Replied to Syunik NGO's Questions on Amulsar
18:53 June 09, 2015 | Mining | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Syunik-based “Union for Protection of Employees’ Rights” NGO President Arthur Ghazaryan has sent an enquiry to Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan and “Lydian International” Company, which is
Amulsar Gold Mining Project, Heap Leach Facility and "EcoPharm"
15:32 June 02, 2015 | Mining | Vayots dzor
On 29 May the Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan took part in the opening ceremony of “EcoFarm” LLC in Gndevaz Village. This livestock complex is designed for cattle breeding and production of raw milk and cheese. The complex is
Amulsar Project Discussed at EBRD Special Session (Photos)
13:31 May 19, 2015 | Mining | Syunik | Vayots dzor
The questions connected Amulsar open pit mining project and the construction of a heap leach facility in Armenia were raised at special session “EBRD Projects and Nature Recourses” held on 14 May. The session was organized in the frames of the EBRD Annual Meeting
1.3932 Ha Area Added to "Dilijan National Park" SNCO
16:32 May 14, 2015 | Officials | Vayots dzor
On 14 May the Armenian Government made a resolution to add 1.3932 ha of area within the administrative borders of Dilijan Town to "Dilijan National Park" SNCO on unlimited and gratis principles

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