Iranian Parliament member, Habib Boroumand has said China plans to allocate around $1bn for the implementation of Khoda Afarin Dam project, Fars news has reported. “A delegation comprised of members of the Iranian parliament and energy technicians will leave Tehran for China on Monday for negotiations with the Chinese company over the finance deal by the Chinese side,” said Boroumand. Khoda Afarin Dam is an earth-fill embankment dam on the Aras River is planned for is hydroelectric power generation and irrigation. The dam’s power plant has an installed capacity of 102 MW and is designed to irrigate 75,000 ha.
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