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Photo: Turkmenistan to increase electricity export to Iran / Economy news
24 October 2014, 19:23

Turkmenistan to increase electricity export to Iran

Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhammadov signed a decree "on the conclusion of additional agreements on contracts for sending electricity to the Islamic Republic of Iran" at a meeting of the country's government, the report of the government of Turkmenistan said Oct.24. Earlier it was reported that Turkmenistan plans to build Mary-Mashad (Iran) and Balkanabad-Aliabad (Iran) power transfer line (PTL) with a voltage of 400 kV. New power transfer lines will allow performing long-term plans to...