Trial operations have begun at a 960kW capacity hydro power station on the Uyench river in Khovd Aimag, Mongolia.

The station – developed by the Khovd Tulga company – has the capacity to supply energy to the Uyench, Bulgan and Altai soums of the Aimag.

The station will be put into permanent use after review by a working commission of the State Professional Control Authority.