Negotiations with BP are underway on construction of solar power plant in Jabrayil, says Deputy Minister

Elnur Soltanov, Azerbaijan

© APA | Elnur Soltanov, Azerbaijan's Deputy Minister of Energy

# 17 May 2022 16:58 (UTC +04:00)

"Intensive negotiations are held on the construction of 240 MW solar power plant in the territory of Jabrayil district," Deputy Minister of Energy Elnur Soltanov told journalists, APA-Economics reports.

According to him, an implementation agreement exists between Azerbaijan's Energy Ministry and BP Company, but a treaty of start has not been reached yet.

"Intensive negotiations are underway. It is a very difficult process. There are transmission price, tax issues," added Elnur Soltanov.