Representatives of project company JSC Nenskra Hydro held meetings with local people on 16-17th of December 2015 in Chuberi and Naki villages. Dam safety, geological risks and natural hazards were the main concerns of the communities in both valleys. Local people expressed expectations for evidences that the design has duly taken all risks into account.
The Project company studies the solutions to mitigate those risks. The Panel of Experts will not allow to start the construction if any safety issue is not addressed properly. All researches will be done and the relevant information will also be public.
In the process of power plant construction mainly local resources will be used. Road arrangements are also planned. Those will be the direct benefits to local Communities.
The Project comprises the development, construction and operation of Nenskra Hydro Power Plant with c. 280 MW of installed capacity and expected electricity output of 1,196 GWh assuming 50% load factor. The Project represents a significant infrastructural priority for the country and benefits of the highest support from the Government of Georgia (“GoG”).