11:23 July 03, 2013 | Officials | Ararat | ArmavirArmenian Government Primary Issue – Supplying Villages in Ararat Valley with Water
A set of water-use problems have arisen due to the reduction of underground water reserves for a number of communities in Ararat
15:23 June 24, 2013 | SOS | ArmavirArmavir Villagers Again Blocked Road
A short while ago EcoLur learnt that the villagers from Nairi and Myansikyan communities, Armavir Region, blocked the main road running to their villages thus hindering to the free traffic...
12:11 June 20, 2013 | Officials | ArmavirConsultation Council of Fish Breeders To Be Formed by Nature Protection Minister
The minister mentioned a strategy-concept should be developed for upcoming 10-15 years, where a clear ideology should be laid down. Particularly, all ownerless water wells should be conserved...
15:21 June 07, 2013 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirExpert Considers Law “On Construction of New Power Unit” Absurd
This is huge load in the operational regime of electric power systems, while the management of winter and summer regimes will practically become impossible...
19:29 May 23, 2013 | Officials | ArmavirArmenian Government to Aid Community Residents Suffered from Hail
The Armenian Government will aid the community residents who have suffered from the hail. On May 23 the Armenian government made a decision to add the number of anti-hail stations and to include them in the total location...
18:36 May 20, 2013 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirPM: Armenia Won’t Refuse from New Nuclear Power Plant
Armenia won’t refuse from the new nuclear power plant, stated RA PM Tigran Sargsyan at the National Assembly on 20 May answering to MP Naira Karapetyan’s question. Under the ...
17:23 May 20, 2013 | SOS | ArmavirAram Gabrielyan: Hail Should Be Struggled and Not Accustomed
This year the hail caused heaviest damage to Armavir Region on 12 and 17 May, where 46 families incurred damage from the hail on 12 May, while the damage caused from the hail of 17 May is still being...
11:32 May 03, 2013 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirExpert: Nine-magnitude Quake Not Possible on Location Spot of Armenian Nuclear Power Plant
Nine-magnitude quake is not possible on the location spot of the Armenian nuclear power plant. On April 26 Vahram Petrosyan, Director of Research Institute of NPP Operation, made this statement at the...
18:50 April 29, 2013 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirExpert: Nine-magnitude Quake Not Possible on Location Spot of Armenian Nuclear Power Plant
Nine-magnitude quake is not possible on the location spot of the Armenian nuclear power plant. On April 26 Vahram Petrosyan, Director of Research Institute of NPP Operation, made this statement at the press conference held at EcoLur Press Club...
17:43 April 11, 2013 | Officials | Armavir396 Million AMD for Irrigation
The executive has allotted 396 million AMD for the reserve fund for the annual rehabilitation of a number of water systems used by organizations in irrigation sphere, the implementation...
16:46 March 29, 2013 | Officials | ArmavirReservoir Constructed on Mastara River
A reservoir is planned to be constructed on the Mastara River, Armavir region...
16:34 February 11, 2013 | Elections...Politics...Ecology | ArmavirArmavir Residents Indifferent to Environmental Problems
After the presidential elections there are no serious expectations in regard with solving the environmental problems of Armavir region
13:01 January 28, 2013 | Elections...Politics...Ecology | ArmavirRaffi Hovhannisian Promises to Increase Salaries to Atomists To Ensure Security
The people employed at the ANPP are in the front edge, like those people, who defend our borders and they should have special privileges, which will be in
17:22 January 18, 2013 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirForensics lab opens at Armenian NPP
On January 18, U.S. Ambassador to Armenia John A. Heffern joined officials from the Armenian Ministry of Energy and National Security Service to open the Armenian Nuclear Forensics Laboratory at the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant
11:24 January 16, 2013 | SOS | Ararat | ArmavirExhaustion of Ararat Valley Water Resources and Change in Quality Observed
Monitoring of underground waters has been carried out in Armavir and Ararat Regions of Armenia and exhaustion of underground water resources and change in qualuty are
13:41 January 10, 2013 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirWho Needs It - New Power Unit of Armenian NPP?
The expert drew attention to the fact that the construction of two high-voltage lines is planned, which will run to the neighboring countries and are designed for the export of electricity from the new NPP. “It turns out that we will supply electricity to our neighboring countries at the expense of our security"
12:46 December 12, 2012 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirArea of New Power Unit Considered Seismically Active
The area of new power unit is considered a seismically active zone: this is what the explanation given by the State Committee on Regulation of Nuclear Safety says in the government.
15:08 December 06, 2012 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirRussia Won’t Share with Armenia Responsibility for Armenian Nuclear Power Plant
As it’s known, on 3 December “Rosatom” State Corporation and Energy and Natural Resources Ministry of Turkey signed a joint statement on the construction project of nuclear power plant “Akkuyu” in Mersine. The document was signed as a result of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Istanbul and the negotiations he ran with
13:42 November 15, 2012 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirWhether Armenia to Get Money for Construction of New Power Unit at ANPP
Thus, in accordance with the official statements, besides Russia, France also expressed its wish to make an investment in the construction of a new power unit at ANPP. Still there are no certain arrangements, and the issue
15:50 November 08, 2012 | Nuclear Energy | ArmavirSafety Requirements to New Power Unit of ANPP to Be Translated into English
On 8 November the government approved the decision on translating the safety requirements to the new power unit into English. The document lays down the principles of ensuring