"Currently, the Toktogul Reservoir
is 2 billion cubic metres short of the next winter heating period.
He also noted at this time, due to the low water season in the Toktogul Reservoir
, talks with neighboring countries are underway to supply electricity of the Kyrgyz Republic.
Daily supplies will be adjusted based on technical capabilities and availability of water in the Toktogul reservoir
Energy recovery from Kazakhstan not only saves the favorable volume of Toktogul reservoir
for the autumn and winter, but most importantly, corrects the water and energy balance.
Rumors are in the air that water from the Toktogul reservoir
is being sold to a third party, said Prime Minister Temir Sariyev at the weekend during his working visit to Jalal-Abad region.
Management of the Toktogul reservoir
, the main reservoir in the Naryn/Syr Darya basin, was internationalized in 1991 when the Soviet Union collapsed.
Volume of water in the Toktogul reservoir
as of August 9 was 16.654 billion m3, according to the state company Electric Stations JSC.
"The volume of the Toktogul reservoir
for the current day amounted to 17.905 billion cubic meters with a mark of 894.43 meters, which corresponds to the calculated water-energy regime of the power system.
Participants discussed issues on the state of the power sector, new tariffs for electricity, and loss of water in the Toktogul reservoir
, as well as the question of the political situation in Kyrgyzstan.
According to Kyrgyzhydromet forecast, the inflow of water into the Toktogul reservoir
in April-September 2019 is expected at 86% of the average annual norm.