infrastructure in Caucasus

Dagestan reports gas distribution stations overload

The authorities of Dagestan reported a shortage of capacity in the region's gas networks - almost a quarter of 106 gas distribution stations are overloaded. According to the head of the republic, Sergei Melikov, the region hopes for …

Renovated Enguri HPP in Georgia resumes power generation

The renovated Enguri hydro power plant (HPP), the largest electricity producer in Georgia, has started producing electricity today, Georgian Economy Minister Natia Turnava said. All five generators of the Enguri HPP were shut down on …

Upper Lars closed for trucks

The Georgian Military Highway connecting Russia and Georgia was open today for heavy trucks for less than nine hours, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of North Ossetia reports. From 18:30 Moscow time, trucks …

Biden: Nord Stream 2 pipeline is 'bad deal' for Europe

U.S. President Joe Biden believes the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline is a "bad deal for Europe" and his administration will be reviewing restrictions on the project included in a bill that passed during the Trump administration, the …

Russia to be able to use Nakhchivan corridor

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said Russia, along with Turkey, Armenia and Iran, will be able to use the new transport corridor from Nakhchivan. "Currently, specific works are being carried out to open the Nakhchivan corridor. …