SHPPs on Yeghegis River (2015)

Yeghegis River


Risk Level: 3

Parameter Data Level
Sruface discharge volume in river section %, water 51.46 3


 
Disastrous Condition
 
Critical Condition
 
Normal Condition

Yeghegis River in Disastrous Situation Because of SHPPs

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Yeghegis (Elegis) River is a tributary to the Arpa River: its length is 47 km. As of 1 October 2013, under the licenses issued by Public Services Regulatory Committee, the following SHPPs are constructed on this river:

  1. “Yeghegis” SHPP operated by “Elegis HPP” LLC, derivation length is missing,
  2. “Surb Aghbyur” SHPP operated by “Surb Aghbyur” LLC, derivation length – 1536 meters,
  3.  “Yeghegnadzor” SHPP operated by “Mina-Maya” LLC, derivation length – 3250.54 meters,
  4. “Yeghegnadzor SHPP-1” SHPP operated by “Mina-Maya” LLC, derivation length – 2650 meters,
  5. “Yeghegis-1” SHPP operated by “Syunyats VOT” LLC, derivation length – 1394 meters,
  6. “Yeghegis-2” SHPP operated by “RAEL HPP” LLC, derivation length – 2050 meters,
  7. “Yeghegis-1” SHPP operated by “Bazenq” CJSC, derivation length – 4000 meters,
  8. “Goghtanik” SHPP operated by “H.H.N.M.S” LLC, derivation length – 1760 meters.

As of 1 Jenuary 2013, under the licenses issued by Public Services Regulatory Committee, following SHPPs are under construction on this river

"Tigran Mets"  SHPP operated by “Surb Aghbyur” LLC, derivation length – 2*2950 meters,

"Alnars" SHPP operated by "Alnars" LLC, derivation length –2300 meters.

The SHPPs pipe a total river area of 24894 meters, which makes up 52․96% of the river not taking into consideration “Yeghegis” SHPP, as its derivation length is missing.

Under EcoLur’s Ecological Risk Model, this indicator is disastrous for the river.

Yeghegis River Changes its Composition for Three Years

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