Individual enterprise «Hosh Zaman» project is highly awarded by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

On May, 9th rewarding ceremony of twelve enterprises from the countries of EBRD operations which mage great contribution to ecological and social stabilization has taken place in the city of Sarajevo (Republic Bosnia and Herzegovina), as a part of 28th  Annual meeting and business forum of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). Member of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan, Individual enterprise "Hosh Zaman" was among them.

The project of a hothouse facility of the company «Hosh Zaman» got "gold" under the notion «Climate change stabilization». As it was noticed by experts, work of the Turkmen agricultural enterprise in the area of Central Asia with arid climate is mated with special industrial risks, but "Hosh Zaman", having taken into consideration climate change consequences, became more competitive trade.

The company has introduced hydroponic greenhouses in its production process.  It is highly effective technology which allows growing up tomatoes without the use of soil and with reduced water consumption, saving its enormous volume equivalent to a volume of filling of 34 Olympic pools in a year.

The project on expansion and the perfection of hothouse facilities of "Hosh Zaman" was nominated for the award «Green initiative» among 52 similar projects in the Countries of EBRD Operations in 2018.

The nomination and selection of winners were done on the competitive basis spent by the management of EBRD and by four independent judges from the financial industry, and also by specialists of environment management.

Annual awards are organized by EBRD with a view of drawing attention to achievements in the area of "green economy”, giving to bank possibility to honor business which comes to the top in innovations, best practice, sustainable development, and capacity development.