AUA Study: Mining in Armenia Creates Poverty, Income Inequality

Duration: 2004-2010

Mining contributed to economic growth in Armenia between 2004-2010 while simultaneously creating income inequality and poverty. This is according to a recent study by the AUA Acopian Center for the Environment conducted in cooperation with the AUA College of Business and Economics.

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Sustainable Energy Projects at AUA Cut Costs, Reduce Carbon Footprint in Armenia


The solar panels on the roof of AUA’s main building have been integrated into the facility’s domestic hot water system. As a result, about 70% of the hot water from any faucet in the building will now be heated through the use of solar energy.

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