EghtesadOnline: Iran's electricity consumption, which had leaped during the summer heat wave in the past few weeks, has fallen by some 15%, giving the government great relief.
EghtesadOnline: Reducing electricity wastage in the national power grid and promoting prudent consumption can help tackle the country's occasional power shortage, a deputy at Iran Power Generation, Distribution and Transmission Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Hardwiring the culture of judicious electricity consumption in domestic consumers can help the country make up for part of its electricity shortages in the hot season, a deputy manager at Iran Power Generation, Distribution and Transmission Company (Tavanir) said.
EghtesadOnline: Electricity demand in Iran during the fiscal 2016-17 rose by 2,700 megawatts, which is more than the average consumption level of Armenia at 1,800 MW, a deputy energy minister said on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Imposing higher tariffs on those who exceed reasonable consumption limits is most effective way of convincing the public to consume electricity prudently, a veteran economist says.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s electricity consumption reached a peak of 55,400 megawatts on Wednesday, experiencing a 7% rise compared with the consumption level in the corresponding period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: State-owned buildings constitute nearly 7% of total electricity use in Iran, so the government plans to reduce consumption.
EghtesadOnline: A senior power official has appealed the public to use electricity judiciously in the face of an unexpected rise in demand over the last several days.
EghtesadOnline: Consumers can and should significantly cut their energy bills by revising consumption patterns and upgrading aging cooling systems, according to an official at Iran Power Generation, Distribution and Transmission Company (Tavanir).