Day 16: Mary, August 16, 2008

7:00 Visit to the first hydroelectric station in Central Asia Hindigus Suw Desgasy on the Murgar River, 60 km from Mary. Constructed by the German company, Gahu in partnership with a Hungarian company, the station first opened in 1913. It has 3 moters with total power of 1200 KW. Every motor has 2 outputs 75 V of 150 A at 2,14. The biomechanical station is also in UNESCOs list and operates in parallel to the museum.

15:00 Crossing the desert on the way to Turkmenabat, near the border of Uzbekistan. Adding to our documentation as we cross.
22:00 Overnight in Turkmenabat.