Klosi: No to Hydro-Power Plants in Osumi Canyons
Albanian Daily News
Published February 9, 2018
The Minister of Tourism and Environment Blendi Klosi silences the rumors for the construction of a Hydro-Power Plants in Osumi River Canyons.
"No Hydro-Power Plants will be constructed in Osumi Canyon. We will conduct every investigative procedure and will revoke the environmental permits given in contravention due to the fact that this protected area," said Klosi on Friday.
He stated that the construction of a Hydro-Power Plants in this area would lead to a drastic change of the environment and would also reduce the water flow in the canyons. The minister warned penal prosecution for those that issued similar permits causing an irreparable environmental damage.