EghtesadOnline: The average Producer Price Index for electricity in the 12-month period ending Dec. 21, 2017, which marks the end of fall, declined by 3.43% compared with the same period of last year and 2.52% compared to the same announcement in summer, the Statistical Center of Iran reported.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign investors have finalized $12.3 billion worth of contracts in Iran’s power sector, the energy minister said in an interview with the state television on Sunday.
EghtesadOnline: The private sector has struck deals worth $12.35 billion in nearly four years to expand electricity output capacity.
EghtesadOnline: As per the Sixth Five-Year Economic Development Plan (2017-22), Iran Power Generation, Distribution and Transmission Company (aka Tavanir) has been obliged to boost the country's electricity trade with its neighbors on northwestern, western and eastern borders, a deputy manager of the company said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's electricity supply to Pakistan increased by around 5% in fiscal 2016-17 (ended on March 20) compared to the previous fiscal.
EghteadOnline: Iran exports 10 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity each year to neighboring states, said the deputy energy minister for electricity and energy affairs.
EghtesadOnline: Head of Bushehr Atomic Power Plant Exploitation Company Hossein Ghaffari said on Saturday that since the power plant commissioned it generated 25 billion kilowatts/hour electricity and transferred it to national grid.
EghtesadOnline: The caretaker energy minister last week outlined an unsurprising uptrend in Iran’s water and electricity use, rendering as insufficient government efforts and public pleas to a population of 80 million to rein in water and electricity consumption.
EghtesadOnline: Thermal power plants running on fossil fuels to generate power account for 81.1% of Iran's total electricity production capacity, Thermal Power Plants Holding Company's deputy for planning said on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran says it has been producing enough electricity throughout summer to be able to satisfy a significant portion of Iraq’s power needs without causing shortages at home.