Electricity generation by Iranian hydroelectric power plants during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year.
Afghan Minister of Water and Energy Mohammad Gul Khulmi invited Iranian private sector investors, working in the field of electricity, to help boost power generation in Afghanistan.
Iranian Minister of Energy Reza Ardakanian said that a number of 20 power plants, with the production capacity of 3,000 megawatts, will be inaugurated in 13 provinces of the country before the termination of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2019).
Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Affairs Gholamreza Ansari put country’s current exports value to eastern neighboring countries at over $5 to $6 billion.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Mon. that his government is ready to increase its electricity exports to neighboring Pakistan by 10 times.