Iran power generation capacity

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  • electricity 2022-07-02 11:41

    Iran’s annual electricity generation rises 6.4%: report

    TEHRAN – Iran’s electricity generation increased by 6.4 percent in 2021, making the Islamic Republic the world’s 11th largest electricity producer last year, according to British Petroleum (BP)’s latest global energy report dubbed “Statistical Review of World Energy”.

  • thermal 2022-06-18 11:47

    Thermal power plants break new output record

    TEHRAN - Electricity generation by Iran’s thermal power plants has currently reached 51,800 megawatts (MW) which is a new record in the history of the country’s electricity industry, Head of Iran Grid Management Company (IGMC) Mostafa Rajabi Mashhadi announced.

  • power plant 2022-06-12 15:03

    Nominal electricity generation capacity up 162MW

    TEHRAN – The first gas unit of Mahtab Kavir Power Plant in southeastern Kerman Province has been connected to the national grid with a capacity of 162 megawatts (MW), as the country approaches the peak summer period, IRNA reported.

  • power plant 2022-04-05 15:56

    6,000 MW to be added to Iran’s power generation capacity by late June

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Ali-Akbar Mehrabian has said the country’s electricity generation capacity is going to increase by 6,000 megawatts (MW) by the end of spring (June 22) in order to meet the summer’s peak demand, IRNA reported.

  • Electricity 2022-03-25 09:56

    1,130 MW to be added to power generation capacity in current year

    TEHRAN- Iranian Energy Minister Ali-Akbar Mehrabian has said that 1,130 megawatts (MW) will be added to the country’s power generation capacity in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21).

  • power plant 2021-11-02 13:25

    Small-scale power plants’ output hits record high of 1,100MW

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran Grid Management Company (IGMC) has said the generation capacity of the country’s small-scale power plants reached 1,100 megawatts (MW) during the current year’s summer peak consumption period (June 22- September 22), IRNA reported.

  • thermal 2021-10-31 14:43

    Private sector operates 67% of thermal power plants

    TEHRAN - Deputy of Planning and Management Development at Iran’s Thermal Power Plant Holding (TPPH) Amir Doudabi-Nezhad has said 67 percent of the country’s thermal power plants are currently operated by the private sector.

  • TPPH 2021-09-15 12:38

    Thermal power plants’ output up 9% since late Mar.

    TEHRAN - Iran’s thermal power plants generated over 173 million megawatt-hours of electricity since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21) up to September 15, registering a nine-percent rise compared to the previous year’s same period.

  • electricity 2021-08-22 16:18

    Energy minister candidate plans to boost electricity output by 40GW in 4 years

    TEHRAN – President Raisi’s proposed Energy Minister Ali-Akbar Mehrabian plans to boost the country’s power generation capacity by 35-40 gigawatts (GW) over the next four years, the deputy head of the Iranian Parliament’s Energy Committee told IRNA on Sunday.

  • power plant 2021-06-11 14:26

    4,800MW capacity of new power plants under construction in Iran

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said on Thursday that 12 power plants with a total capacity of 4,800 megawatts (MW) are currently under construction across the country, IRIB reported.

  • power plant 2021-04-06 14:42

    Iran’s annual power generation rises over 5%

    TEHRAN – Iranian power plants managed to generate over 434 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity in the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20) to register a 5.1-percent rise compared to the preceding year.

  • hydro 2020-05-11 14:58

    Monthly hydropower output up 9% yr/yr

    TEHRAN - The electricity output of Iran’s hydroelectric power plants in the first month of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-April 19) increased by nine percent compared to its previous month (February 20-March 19).

  • electricity 2020-05-04 16:40

    Nominal electricity generation capacity up 162MW

    TEHRAN – The second gas unit of Khorramabad Combined Cycle Power Plant with a capacity of 162 megawatts (MW) was connected to the national grid on Sunday as the country approaches the peak summer period, IRNA reported.

  • electricity 2020-04-25 13:39

    Industry sector’s annual electricity consumption rises to 34.7%

    TEHRAN – Iranian industry sector’s electricity consumption during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 19) increased by 0.7 percent to reach 34.7 percent of the country’s total annual power consumption, IRNA reported.

  • electricity 2020-04-17 14:37

    Iran’s nominal electricity generation capacity reaches 85.5GW

    TEHRAN – The nominal capacity of electricity generation at Iranian power plants has reached 85,500 megawatts [85.5 gigawatts (GW)] following the completion of the development of Parand thermal power plant, IRNA reported on Thursday.

  • energy 2020-03-10 15:05

    Iran’s installed electricity generation capacity at 83.35GW

    TEHRAN – Iran’s total installed electricity generation capacity has reached 83,350 megawatts (MW) or 83.35 gigawatts (GW), IRNA reported on Tuesday, quoting the Deputy Energy Minister Homayoon Haeri.

  • power plant 2020-02-23 14:59

    Private sector accounts for 60% of Iran’s power generation

    TEHRAN - Head of Iran's Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution Management Company, known as Tavanir, says 60 percent of the country’s power generation capacity has been created by the private sector funding and more investment is being made in this sector.

  • Ardakanian 2019-12-11 14:39

    3000MW to be added to Iran’s power generation capacity by March 2020

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian says the country’s power generation capacity is going to be increased by 3000 megawatts (MW) by the end of the current calendar year (March 19, 2020).

  • power plant 2019-08-21 21:01

    Iran’s nominal electricity generation capacity touches 85GW

    TEHRAN – The nominal capacity of electricity generation at Iranian power plants has reached 84,795 megawatts [84.795 gigawatts (GW)], IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Ardakanian inaugurating a 7MW solar power plant in Sarbisheh county in South Khorasan province on Thursday 2019-08-16 17:42

    21 new power plants to go operational by March 2020

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said 21 new power plant projects worth 210 trillion rials ($5 billion) will go operational by the end of the current calendar year (March 20, 2020) to add 3000 megawatts (MW) to the country’s power generation capacity.

  • Renewable 2019-07-17 21:32

    300MW to be added to Iran’s renewables capacity by March 2020

    TEHRAN- Some 300 megawatts (MW) of new capacity will be added to Iran’s renewable power generation by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 19, 2020), IRNA reported on Wednesday, quoting Iranian energy minister as saying.

  • energy 2019-07-16 21:03

    ‘3000MW added to Iran’s power generation capacity since March’

    TEHRAN – Some 3000 megawatts (MW) capacity of new power plants have been added to the country’s electricity network in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21) to supply the demands in the summer peak period, IRNA reported on Tuesday quoting an official with the energy ministry.

  • power plant 2019-06-29 19:40

    Iran’s power generation capacity to exceed 85GW by March 2020

    TEHRAN - With 4,827 megawatts (MW) capacity of new power plants going operational by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2020), the country’s power generation capacity is going to reach 85,695 MW, Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

  • Producing 51GW of electricity during summer on agenda 2019-06-10 17:38

    350MW to be added to Iran’s power generation capacity

    TEHRAN - With three new power plant units going operational this week, the country’s power generation capacity is going to be increased by 350 megawatts (MW), Tasnim reported on Sunday, quoting an energy official as saying.