EghtesadOnline: As long as electricity prices (generated with the help of fossil fuels) are not modified, plans to expand renewable energies will not materialize.
EghtesadOnline: As Iranian electricity and telecommunication companies move toward scrapping paper billing and switching to an electronic system, other utility companies, along with Tehran Municipality, have also adopted the same policy.
EghtesadOnline: Utility companies that offer electricity on the energy bourse will be eligible for 10% tax exemption, head of the Iran Energy Exchange said.
EghtesadOnline: Iraq will struggle to generate enough electricity unless it continues to use Iranian gas for three to four more years, the electricity minister said on Tuesday, resisting US pressure to stop the imports from its neighbor.
EghtesadOnline: The Producer Price Index of the electricity sector (using 2011 as the base year) stood at 110.14 in the first quarter of the current Iranian year (March 21-June 21), indicating a decline of 17.33% compared with the same quarter of last year.
EghtesadOnline: Research projects to convert low-quality flared gas into electricity are producing the desired results, a senior consultant in the Energy Research Institute said Thursday.
EghtesadOnline: Electricity produced from 53 hydropower stations in the last fiscal (ended March 20) amounted to 16,000 gigawatt hours, of which 50% was generated in winter, managing director of Iran Water Resources Management Company, a subsidiary of the Energy Ministry, said.
EghtesadOnline: Despite major obstacles the United States has created for Iran's energy customers, Iraq continues to purchase gas and electricity from Iran and pay for it.
EghtesadOnline: Soil, water and electricity projects in West Azarbaijan Province were inaugurated Tuesday in the presence of President Hassan Rouhani and Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian.
EghtesadOnline: Privately funded power plants will continue to struggle with low profit margins in the months ahead unless government-affiliated Power Generation, Distribution and Transmission Company (Tavanir) buys their electricity at higher prices, secretary of the Electricity Industry Syndicate said Monday.