250MEUR FGD project starts on TENT power plants, tender invitation by end of the 2012

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Thermal Power Plants company Nikola Tesla is preparing for biggest environmental and investment project in 2012/2013. Flue gas desulphurization project in value of 250MEUR will be implemented on location TENT A power plant. TEPSCO is a consultant for preparation of tender documentations which will be publicly announced by end of 2012 and all interested referenced companies will have the opportunity to bid for this large project.

Representatives of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Japanese consulting firm TEPSCO (Tokyo Electric Power Service Co.) discussed today in the Corporate Enterprise “Nikola Tesla” in Obrenovac with the management of PE EPS and TENT the beginning of the project on flu gas desulphurization at TENT-A. Choosing TEPSCO, Japanese consultant for preparation of tender documents, the realization of the highest environmental investment in the country practically started for which the Japanese government approved a loan of EUR 250 million, with very favorable repayment period.

Dragomir Markovic, General Manager of EPS, on this occasion once again thanked the Government of Japan for support of affordable credit as well as the JICA representatives for their assistance to conclude successfully these complex negotiations. He expressed hope that the ongoing activities of desulphurization project will be successfully implemented and will be a “starting point for the continuation and expansion of cooperation with the Japanese side of the field activities of EPS, especially the design and construction of new power plants, primarily, the unit B -3 at U