Public hearings on the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) of the Change and Commissioning for the Akhaltsikhe-Batumi 220 kV Power Transmission Line Construction Project

With World Bank support JSC ‘Georgian State Electrosystem’ implements construction of 220 KV double circuit OHL Akhaltsikhe-Batumi project.

Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) was prepared for this project which is published on GSE web-site:

Georgian version:

English Version:

GSE plans to implement public hearings of ESIA in the territory of Shuakhevi and Khulo Municipalities on August 17 and 18.

Public Hearings of the ESIA will be held:

1. 17 August – 13:00 village Khikhadziri
2. 17 August – 15:00 village Rakvta
3. 18 August – 13:00 village Gori
4. 18 August – 15:00 village Paposhvilebi.

Due to the existing situation in the country, above mentioned public hearings will be help in open air.

Meetings are public and any interested individual can attend.

Any comments, questions or feedback on the ESIA can be made directly to GSE through: email to, Mobile +(995 32) 2 510 202 or in writing at the following address: No.2 Baratashvili St., Tbilisi, GSE Head Office.