Georgia: Protests Against New Power Plant Continue

Georgia: Protests Against New Power Plant Continue. The Institute for War & Peace Reporting Fierce opposition is continuing to grow against the construction of a controversial hydropower plant (HPP) in western Georgia, dubbed the country’s most ambitious energy project for three decades.

Georgia: Protests Against New Power Plant Continue. The Institute for War & Peace Reporting

Fierce opposition is continuing to grow against the construction of a controversial hydropower plant (HPP) in western Georgia, dubbed the country’s most ambitious energy project for three decades.


Power Struggle in Georgia

Power Struggle in Georgia. Transitions Online A Georgian journalist’s personal view of the controversy surrounding the latest huge dam project.

Power Struggle in Georgia. Transitions Online

A Georgian journalist’s personal view of the controversy surrounding the latest huge dam project.


Namakhvani HPP – ‘dam of death’ or critical energy security?

Namakhvani HPP – ‘dam of death’ or critical energy security? JAMnews Turkey’s largest construction company ENKA began the construction project of the Namakhvan HPP at the end of October 2020.

Namakhvani HPP – ‘dam of death’ or critical energy security? JAMnews

Turkey’s largest construction company ENKA began the construction project of the Namakhvan HPP at the end of October 2020.


Georgian government takes action regarding the Namakhvani Hydropower plant

Georgian government takes action regarding the Namakhvani Hydropower plant. caucasuswatch On 4 March, Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Garibashivili instructed the country’s Economy Minister Natia Turnava and Agriculture Minister Levan Davitashvili to visit Tsageri municipality and meet locals to discuss the issues related to the Namakhvani hydropower plant. 

Georgian government takes action regarding the Namakhvani Hydropower plant. caucasuswatch

On 4 March, Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Garibashivili instructed the country’s Economy Minister Natia Turnava and Agriculture Minister Levan Davitashvili to visit Tsageri municipality and meet locals to discuss the issues related to the Namakhvani hydropower plant. 


Thousands turn out for Kutaisi hydropower protest

Thousands turn out for Kutaisi hydropower protest. OC Media Thousands have turned out to protest in Kutaisi against the construction of the nearby Namakhvani hydropower project

Thousands turn out for Kutaisi hydropower protest. OC Media

Thousands have turned out to protest in Kutaisi against the construction of the nearby Namakhvani hydropower project