Azerbaijan’s Sangachal TPP generates over 300 million kWh of electricity in Jan.-April

Photo: Azerbaijan’s Sangachal TPP generates over 300 million kWh of electricity in Jan.-April / Oil&Gas

Baku, Azerbaijan, May 26

By Emil Ismayilov - Trend:

The Sangachal thermal power plant (TPP), which is one of the most important facilities in Azerbaijan's electricity sphere, generated nearly 300.3 million kilowatt/hours of electricity in Jan.-April, 2014, the country's Azerenergy JSC said on May 26.

The Azerenergy JSC is engaged in production and distribution of electricity in Azerbaijan.

The Sangachal TPP, with the installed capacity of 300 megawatts, generated around 81.3 million kilowatt/hours of electricity in April, the company said.

The generation capacity of Azerbaijan's power system has increased by 30 percent over the past five years and currently stands at 7,105 megawatts.

This allows to generate about 24 billion kilowatt/hours of electricity per year and subsequently, to export around 2.1 billion kilowatt hours of electricity per year.

Edited by S.I.

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