18 January, 2022 seen 186Astana took over the role of the capital city from Almaty (the largest city) in December 1998. Now, it is undergoing a…
An interesting documentary from the Guardian. About Solar panels, renewable and green energy. Kazakhstan should be on every investor radar.
Kazakhstan is rich with oil, gas, and coal but Nursultan Nazarbayev, its president for life, has committed the country to a dramatic shift from fossil fuels to green energy. Is this huge nation, which is beset by rural poverty, major infrastructure challenges and environmental crises, able to realize his vision?
Phoebe Greenwood from the Guardian travels to the Kazakh capital, Astana, and the Aral Sea region