EghtesadOnline: A new photovoltaic power station in Hamedan Province was synchronized with the national power grid on Thursday.
EghtesadOnline: In line with plans to attract investments for green energy projects, the private sector has been authorized to export electricity generated via renewables, head of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization said Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: Renewable energy sources in Iran generated over 4.3 billion kilowatt hours of electricity since 2009.
EghtesadOnline: Total power production in the two East and West Azarbaijan provinces is 3,150 megawatts, of which barely 20 MW comes from renewables, operator of green energy power generation and distribution projects in the provincial electricity company said.
EghtesadOnline: Despite the fact that in the past few years almost 50% of foreign direct investment in Iran’s power sector was in green energy, some 200 companies active in the renewable sector are facing insolvency, board member of Iran Renewable Energy Association (IrREA) said Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: The gradual expansion of green energy since 2009 has helped Iran save close to 800 million liters of water in 10 years.
EghtesadOnline: Electricity demand in 12 remote towns in Khorramabad and Aligudarz counties in Lorestan Province is being met fully with the help of small-scale photovoltaic (PV) power stations, head of provincial electricity company said.
EghtesadOnline: The Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization—a subsidiary of the Energy Ministry also known as Satba—was founded to help promote green energy but has failed in its mission, said an entrepreneur and founder of the first solar-powered office building in Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has taken noticeable steps in recent years to develop its green energy sector and has the potential to emerge as a regional Green energy hub.
EghtesadOnline: Due to government funding constraints and financial pressures, private companies have taken on the mantle of developing renewable energy, head of Iran's Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (SATBA) said.