EghtesadOnline: Gas consumption in the household sector is expected to surpass 600 million cubic meters (per day) as cold spell is sweeping across many regions, head of the public relations office of the National Iranian Gas Company said.
EghtesadOnline: The sharp rise in household gas consumption due to the cold weather has resulted in cutting gas supply to other sectors, including cement factories and power plants. In the past week feedstock (natural gas) supply to some petrochemical plants was reduced or completely cut off.
EghtesadOnline: Three thermal power plants in Tehran, namely Tarasht in west and Rey and Besat in the south, provide electricity to the megalopolis. However, since the start of fall and with decline in consumption, two of the stations have ceased operation, said the director of Technical Support Office at the Thermal Power Plants Holding Company.
EghtesadOnline: Household gas consumption reached 530 million cubic meters a day over the first 10 days (Dec. 22 – Dec. 31, 2019), dispatching director of National Iranian Gas Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s annual per capita milk consumption is estimated at 80 kilograms, says advisor to Iran Dairy Industries Association, Hossein Chamani, adding that the standard per capita milk consumption is 270 kilograms.
EghtesadOnline: Gasoline consumption in the eighth fiscal month that ended on December 22 was 75 million liters per day, data released by the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company show.
EghtesadOnline: Gasoline consumption fell by 22 million liters a day in the three weeks from November 15 after the government rationed gasoline and raised prices by selling it at two rates.
EghtesadOnline: Electricity consumption during peak demand season (June to August) declined by 1,000 megawatts compared to the year before, a deputy energy minister said.
EghtesadOnline: Following the abrupt government decision to raise gasoline prices and sell it at two rates from November 15, consumption fell by at least 20% over a 10-day period, the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company (NIOPDC) announced Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: Gasoline consumption should decline by at least 10% in the coming three months, head of the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company (NIOPDC) said.