USAID’s implementer signs MOU with Kazakh major energy company to develop low carbon strategy NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On August 25, Tetra Tech ES, Inc., implementer of the USAID Power Central Asia activity, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Samruk-Energy, Kazakhstan’s largest diversified energy holding company.
Council for investment climate improvement debates alternative energy development NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today’s sitting of the Council for investment climate improvement chaired by Kazakh PM Askar Mamin debated alternative energy development and Kazakhstan’s transition to low-carbon economy, primeminister.kz reports.
Lukashenko suggests de-dollarizing EAEU trade in hydrocarbons MINSK. KAZINFORM It is necessary to get rid of U.S. dollars in domestic trade in hydrocarbons in the Eurasian Economic Union. Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko made the relevant statement during the videoconference session of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council on 21 May, BelTA has learned.
Kazakhstan, France debate scope for coop in fuel and energy complex NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Energy Minister Nurlan Nogayev has met with Franck Riester, Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade and Economic Attractiveness attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, and Yves-Louis Darricarrere, MEDEF International representatives, Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan produced more than 1.5 mln tons of petroleum NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «For the past January-April Kazakhstan produced more than 4.1 mln tons of oil products that is 105,4% to the plan, including 1.5 tons of petroleum, the plan is 105% complete,» Kazakh Energy Minister Nurlan Nogayev said at today’s Government.
EBRD and Kazakhstan will work on long-term decarbonisation strategy for power sector NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Kazakhstan have agreed to develop a long-term cooperation strategy to achieve carbon neutrality of the country’s power sector by 2060. The accord will further cement Kazakhstan's status as a regional renewable energy leader in Central Asia.
Italy’s Eni begins construction of solar power station in Turkestan region TURKESTAN. KAZINFORM – Construction of a solar power station with a capacity of 50 megawatts by Italy’s Eni has kicked off in Turkestan region today, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the regional administration.
U.S., Kazakhstan partner to strengthen regional energy cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Today, the United States Government through its Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with the Ministry of Energy of Kazakhstan, launched a new five-year, $39 million regional energy program «USAID Power Central Asia», Kazinform has learnt from the U.S. Diplomatic Mission in Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan plans to build waste-to-energy facilities in 6 cities NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «Kazakhstan plans to build waste-to-energy facilities in 6 cities, namely Nur-Sultan, Almaty, Shymkent, Atyrau, Taraz, Aktobe,» Kazakh Vice Minister of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources Akhmetzhan Primkulov told the board meeting.
Kazakhstan forges ahead with Renewable Energy NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The signing of a syndicated US$95.3 million deal to support the construction of the Zhanatas 100 MW wind farm in southern Kazakhstan, marks a major milestone in the decarbonisation and diversification journey away from the country’s coal legacy, ebrd.com reports.