Iranian renewable power plants generated over 140 million kilowatt-hours (Kwh) of electricity in the first month of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21- April 20), IRNA reported.
The managing director of Iran’s Power Generation and Distribution Company (TAVANIR) announced a 33-percent increase in electricity prices for high consuming subscribers who will not reduce their consumption by the next Iranian calendar month Ordibehesht (begins on April 20).
Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said on Thursday that Iran's energy infrastructure in the oil, gas and electricity sectors can be a good platform for transfer of energy to Europe.
Iranian Ambassador to Kabul Bahador Aminian says Iran’s Energy Ministry has vast and targeted plans in Afghanistan regarding the importance of electricity and infrastructures for transfer of electricity, and it will soon announce good news.
Iran is to offer full subsidy on electricity used by millions of households, according to the country’s energy minister.
As many as two million Californians were plunged into darkness over the course of about four hours late on Friday in the first rolling outages to hit the state since the 2001 energy crisis.
Iran and Iraq have finalized two deals to rehabilitate and develop the power grid of Iraq, IRNA cited the Iranian Energy Minister.
Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said that the country inaugurated 227 water and electricity projects in the second half of the last Iranian year.
Iran’s capacity for renewable power production reached 825 megawatts, according to the data released by Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization.
Iran ranks 14th in the world in terms of power plant capacity despite the unilateral sanctions imposed by Washington on Tehran, said the energy minister.