Hydropower project in Hemşin cancelled by the court  

 

RİZE-Hydropower plant project (HES) planned to be built in the Hemşin district of fRize has been canceled by the court.

Hydropower plant project (HES) planned to be built in the Hemşin district of Rize has been canceled by the court. On October 2016, the experts appointed by the court went to Hemşin. Hemşin people met the experts and told them how important water is for them and why they don’t want HES to be built. The court has cancelled the HES project after the reconnaissance of the experts.

The decision was announced by the Hemşin Life Association saying, “We would like to thank the court, all Hemşin people who are standing against HES and the supporters.”