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Slovakia and Hungary to construct two electricity links

Staff Writer |
The agreement between Slovakia and Hungary' electricity transmission network operators has been inked in Bratislava.

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The overall investment for the Gabčíkovo (Trnava Region)-Gonyu (Hungary)-Veľký Ďur (Nitra Region), and Rimavská Sobota (Banská Bystrica Region)-Sajóivánka (Hungary) links will exceed €80 million.

The agreement was signed by state-run Slovak Electricity Transmission Network (SEPS) general director Miroslav Obert and the head of the Hungarian company MAVIR Kamilla Csomai, with Slovak Economy Minister Peter Žiga, Finance Minister Peter Kažimír and Hungarian Foreign Affairs and Trade Minister Péter Szijjártó also present.

The European Commission was notified in a joint letter.

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