EghtesadOnline: Farming communities and industries cut their power consumption (by turning off water pumps and machinery) in the hot season (June-August) by 2 billion kilowatt hours, the Energy Ministry spokesman for the power department said.
EghtesadOnline: Power consumption in Yazd Province with a population of around 1.2 million has risen 57 times over the last four decades, managing director of Yazd Regional Electricity Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Power consumption data between March to December 2019 shows an increase of 3.2% compared to the corresponding period in the previous year.
EghtesadOnline: Addressing concerns over high electricity prices for legal crypto mining operations, Iran's Ministry of Energy said Wednesday that it has modified the tariffs for authorized miners based on the seasonal power consumption patterns.
EghtesadOnline: Power consumption fell below 40,000 megawatts at the weekend after 127 days as temperatures dropped across the country.
EghtesadOnline: Although peak electricity demand hour growth soared by 5% on average between 2008 and 2018, the figure has barely risen by 1% in the past two months compared to the average of the last ten years, the Energy Ministry spokesman for the power department said Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: Power consumption hit a new record on Monday as it reached a peak of 57,681 megawatts, the Energy Ministry’s spokesman for the power department said in Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: Power consumption in Iran is among the highest in the world, but its growth has slowed down in the past two years, said the energy minister.
EghtesadOnline: Electricity consumption reached a peak of 55,000 megawatts on Sunday, the highest in the current fiscal year that started in March and close to the 55,500-MW mark registered in the 2017 fiscal year.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s actual power generation is 59,000 megawatts and network load is projected to surpass 61 GW in summer. The 2,000 MW deficit will have to be compensated by load shedding and outages that will affect industries and households unless consumption declines in the hot season.