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.
EghtesadOnline: Solar energy generates electricity for household consumption at lower prices, significantly reduces toxic gases and helps farmers with their excess products, says Davoud Fadaei, a member of the Iran Renewable Energy Association.
EghtesadOnline: Governor of the Central Bank of Iran says Iraq has paid a large part of its debt to Iran. The debts are mainly related to Iranian gas and electricity export to the neighboring country.
EghtesadOnline: A proposal by the Energy Ministry to raise water and electricity tariffs by 7% was ratified by the Cabinet. The new rates will go into effect on April 21, Barq News reported.
EghtesadOnline: Islamabad appreciates Tehran's efforts to provide it with electricity and is hopeful of renewing its power import agreement.