SHPPs on Getik River (2014)

Getik river

Risk Level: 2

Parameter Data Level
Sruface discharge volume in river section %, water 28 2

Disastrous Condition
Critical Condition
Normal Condition

Getik River Piped by 17%


The Getik River flows in Gegharkounik and Tavush Regions; it’s the right tributary to the Aghstev River. Its length is 48 km, and the catchment area is 581 sq. km. It starts from the springs on the north-west slopes of Qashatagh peak at a height of 2450 meters and flows north west.

As of 1 Jenuary 2014, under the licenses issued by Public Services Regulatory Committee, the following SHPPs are constructed on this river:

  1. “Erik” SHPP operated by “Erik SHPP” LLC, derivation length – 200 meters, 1850 meters (2050 meters),
  2. “Getik-1” SHPP operated by “Ariyo Energy” LLC, derivation length – 6200  meters.

As of 1 Jenuary 2013, under the licenses issued by Public Services Regulatory Committee, "Getik 4"  SHPP is  constructed on this river. The SHPP operated by “ANDG Style” LLC, derivation length –5200 meters.

The SHPPs pipe a total river area of 13450 meters, which makes up 28․0208333% of the river.

Under EcoLur’s Ecological Risk Model, this indicator is within standards.

SHPs Getik-1, Getik-2, Getik-3, 4, 5, 6…

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