Iran renewables

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  • Solar 2022-01-08 17:00

    Solar farms generate over 50% of Iran’s renewable power

    TEHRAN – Solar power plants across Iran managed to generate 455.28 megawatts (MW) of electricity in the previous Iranian calendar month (November 22-December 21, 2021), accounting for 50.38 percent of the total electricity generated by renewable sources in the country.

  • Renewables 2022-01-07 13:12

    Renewables prevent emission of 61,000 tons of GHG in a month

    TEHRAN – Generating electricity from renewable sources prevented the emission of Green House Gases (GHG) in Iran by 61,000 tons during the ninth Iranian calendar month Azar (November 22-December 21, 2021).

  • Solar cell plant 2021-12-24 14:00

    Iran launches its first solar cell plant

    TEHRAN- Iranian Energy Minister Ali-Akbar Mehrabian inaugurated the country’s first solar cell factory in Khomein county, in central Markazi province, in a ceremony on Thursday.

  • renewables 2021-12-13 14:03

    Part of electricity bills to be allocated for developing renewables

    TEHRAN – Based on the national budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year (starts on March 21, 2022), the Energy Ministry is allowed to use a portion of the revenues collected from the electricity bills for the development of the renewable energy sector, IRNA reported.

  • renewables 2021-11-17 11:47

    Renewables prevent emission of 100,000 tons of GHG in a month

    TEHRAN – Generating electricity from renewable sources prevented the emission of Green House Gases (GHG) in Iran by 100,000 tons during the seventh Iranian calendar month Mehr (September 23-October 22), IRNA reported.

  • renewables 2021-11-15 15:01

    Iran REC 2021 slated to start on November 20

    TEHRAN - The 6th edition of Iran's International Renewable Energy Conference and Exhibition (Iran REC 2021) is scheduled to be held during November 20-21 in Tehran by Iran Renewable Energy Association, the portal of the Energy Ministry, Paven, reported.

  • renewables 2021-11-09 12:02

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Private sector to develop renewable energy sector in Iran

    TEHRAN- Renewables account for about seven percent of Iran’s total power generation, versus natural gas’ 90 percent share.

  • renewable 2021-10-18 16:05

    Iran welcomes investment in renewable energies

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Ali Akbar Mehrabian has said his ministry welcomes foreign investment in the country’s renewable energy industry, IRIB reported on Monday.

  • Renewables 2021-08-11 16:01

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Renewable energy development behind schedule

    TEHRAN- Renewables, including hydropower, account for about seven percent of Iran’s total power generation, versus natural gas’ 90 percent share.

  • renewables 2021-07-04 12:52

    178m Kwh of electricity generated from renewable sources in a month

    TEHRAN – Iranian renewable power plants generated 178 million kilowatt-hours (Kwh) of electricity in the third month of the current Iranian calendar year (May 22- June 21), IRNA reported.

  • Renewables 2021-06-28 11:48

    Renewables account for generating 8% of electricity in South Khorasan

    TEHRAN – About eight percent of Iran’s western South Khorasan province’s electricity comes from renewable sources, and there are currently 456 solar farms in the province that generate 23 megawatts (MW) of electricity, according to a provincial official.

  • renewables 2021-06-06 11:32

    Over 145m Kwh of electricity generated from renewable sources in a month

    TEHRAN – Iranian renewable power plants generated over 145 million kilowatt-hours (Kwh) of electricity in the second month of the current Iranian calendar year (April 21-May 21), IRIB reported.

  • Solar farm 2021-05-31 12:44

    Over €500m being invested to build 2 solar farms in Fars province

    TEHRAN- As announced by a provincial official, 2 mega solar farms are being constructed in Fars province via investing €567 million.

  • Solar 2021-04-04 12:37

    Solar farms’ installed capacity stands at nearly 900MW

    TEHRAN- Iran’s installed capacity of solar farms stands at nearly 900 megawatts (MW), according to the Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian.

  • renewable 2021-02-05 12:32

    Renewable power generation capacity exceeds 850 MW

    TEHRAN - The capacity of Iran’s renewable power plants reached 859.17 megawatts (MW) in the tenth Iranian calendar month of Dey (December 21, 2020-January 19, 2021), IRNA reported on Thursday.

  • renewable 2020-11-06 15:06

    Over 5.47b Kwh of electricity generated from renewable sources in a month

    TEHRAN – According to the data released by Iran’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (known as SATBA), the country’s renewable power plants generated over 5.47 billion kilowatt-hours (Kwh) of electricity in the previous Iranian calendar month (September 22-October 21), IRNA reported.

  • Solar 2020-10-25 13:20

    28 new renewable power plants to go operational in Iran by Mar. 2021

    TEHRAN – Some 28 new renewable power plants are going to be inaugurated across Iran by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2021), an official with the country’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (known as SATBA) said.

  • rooftop 2020-09-08 11:47

    BY Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iranian households welcoming rooftop renewables

    TEHRAN – Renewable energy sources are opening their place in the energy basket of all countries around the world even in energy regions like West Asia because of their cleanness and their much lower costs compared to fossil fuels.

  • renewable 2020-08-25 13:18

    NRI to bring renewable energy to Iranian schools

    TEHRAN - Director of Renewable Energy Department of Niroo Research Institute (NRI) said the institute has defined a new program for the promotion and expansion of the use of renewable energy sources in schools, IRNA reported.

  • wind 2020-07-10 12:52

    Sistan-Baluchestan’s 1st wind farm to go operational this summer

    TEHRAN - The first wind farm in Iran’s southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan province will be commissioned in the Iranian calendar month of Shahrivar (August 22-September 21) after the construction of a 400 kilovolt (kV) line, head of Iran's Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution Management Company (Tavanir) said.

  • renewables 2020-07-07 12:55

    Renewable power generation capacity exceeds 800MW

    TEHRAN - Iran’s nominal renewable power generation capacity has reached 825 megawatts (MW) at the end of the Q1 of the current Iranian calendar year (June 20), IRNA reported, citing data released by Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (known as SATBA).

  • renewable 2020-06-05 14:10

    821MW to be added to Iran’s renewable power capacity

    TEHRAN – Some 821 megawatts (MW) are going to be added to Iran’s renewable power generation capacity which currently stands at 821 MW, IRNA reported.

  • electricity 2020-05-20 14:44

    Daily electricity consumption in Iran touches 46 GW

    TEHRAN – Following an upward trend in recent months, electricity consumption in Iran reached 45,847 megawatts (45.84 gigawatts) on Wednesday, May 19, IRNA reported.

  • renewable 2020-02-14 14:14

    Renewable power generation capacity reaches 900 MW

    TEHRAN - The capacity of Iran’s renewable power plants has reached 900 megawatts (MW), IRNA quoted Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian as saying on Thursday.

  • Renew 2020-01-06 14:28

    Renewables prevent consuming 1.3bcm of natural gas in Iran

    TEHRAN - Director General of the Office of Economic, Social and Environmental Studies at Iran’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (known as SATBA) says the country’s renewable power plants have so far prevented the consumption of 1.3 billion cubic meters of natural gas in thermal power plants.

  • renewables 2020-01-04 14:54

    ‘Developing renewables industry requires govt. support’

    TEHRAN - Director General of the Office of Economic, Social and Environmental Studies at Iran’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (known as SATBA) says the country’s renewables industry needs government support to reach the desired level of development, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • renewables 2019-12-25 14:09

    Renewables prevent emission of 3,048 tons GHG in 9 months

    TEHRAN – Generating electricity from renewable sources prevented the emission of Green House Gases (GHG) in Iran by 3,048 tons during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 22-December 21).

  • rooftop PV 2019-10-20 19:37

    ‘2500 new rooftop PV stations under construction across Iran’

    TEHRAN – Some 2500 new rooftop photovoltaic power stations (known as PV systems) are being constructed to be installed for households across Iran, the spokesman of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (SATBA) announced.

  • renewable 2019-10-15 16:55

    'Iran can meet Europe, India’s renewable energy needs'

    TEHRAN - Head of Iran’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (known as SATBA) said Iran can supply the energy needs of Europe and India through its great renewable capacities, IRNA reported.

  • Haeri 2019-10-14 17:16

    Iran’s renewable electricity generation capacity doubled

    TEHRAN- The capacity of generating electricity from renewable resources has reached 841 megawatts (MW) in Iran, nearly double the figure for the last year’s same period, IRNA reported, quoting an energy official.