Energy Central Professional

 

Iran announces its estimates for power generation of HPPs


Trend News Agency  

 

    BAKU, Azerbaijan, June 9. Iran's Hydroelectric Power Plants are expected to generate 15 million megawatt-hours of electricity for the current Iranian year (March 21, 2022 through March 20, 2023), Deputy Director of Iran Water and Power Resources Development Company Ahmad Kavousi Nejad told IRIB, Trend reports.

    The official said that a number of measures have been taken to increase electricity generation at hydroelectric power plants to eliminate the electricity shortage in the country this summer.

    Kavousi Nejad added that the peak time for electricity consumption in the country is the summer months. Taking this into account, the country's HPPs have generated 3,000 megawatts of electricity from the beginning of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2022) to June 9.

    “The power generation capacity of Iran's HPPs is 12,000 megawatts, which accounts for about 15 percent of the country's total electricity generation capacity,” he noted.

    ---

    Follow the author on Twitter:@BaghishovElnur

TOP


Copyright © 1996-2022 by CyberTech, Inc. All rights reserved.
Energy Central® and Energy Central Professional® are registered trademarks of CyberTech, Incorporated. Data and information is provided for informational purposes only, and is not intended for trading purposes. CyberTech does not warrant that the information or services of Energy Central will meet any specific requirements; nor will it be error free or uninterrupted; nor shall CyberTech be liable for any indirect, incidental or consequential damages (including lost data, information or profits) sustained or incurred in connection with the use of, operation of, or inability to use Energy Central. Other terms of use may apply. Membership information is confidential and subject to our privacy agreement.