The signing of the co-financing of the project of installing solar panels on a stable complexes in the Herzeg-Bosnia Canton (CBC) took place on Thursday in Livno.
The total value of the project amounts to 38,502.01 KM, while the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry HBK and committed co-finance 80 percent or 30,800.00 KM of the total value of the project and the user will provide the remaining amount.
The agreement was signed by the Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry HBK Ivica Brešić and president of the Association of Producers and Processors of autochthonous sheep cheese and meat “Pramenka” Vinko Batinić.
As announced by the Government of the CCB’s, by this Agreement after the decision on the selection of projects of 21 November 2016, after a public invitation to associations of agricultural producers for co-funding the installation of solar panels on the barn buildings in the CCB, a project co-funds installing solar panels on seven (7) barn facilities for accommodation of sheep, goats and cattle that do not have a secured connection of electricity located in the canton.
The goal of these projects is to use natural conditions for the use of solar energy at the barn facilities that do not have a secured connection of electricity, and thus achieve good conditions for the sustainable development of agricultural production in the area of CCB’s, said in a statement.