Bishkek, Aug. 30, 2017. / Kabar /. Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev took part in ceremony on the occasion of completion of modernization of Bishkek Thermal Power Plant (TPP).
The repair works were started in 2014. The modernization of the Bishkek TPP was carried out by the Chinese side. The loan agreement between China’s Eximbank and the Kyrgyz government was signed during the state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to Kyrgyzstan in 2013.
After that same year, a contract was signed between Electric Stations JSC and the Chinese TBEA OJSC company for modernization of the Bishkek TPP project worth $ 386 million.