Azerbaijan increased electricity generation in 2013
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan.8
By Emil Ismayilov - Trend:
In 2013, Azerenergy JSC (production and distribution of electricity in Azerbaijan) generated more than 21.5 billion kilowatt/hours of electricity compared to about 21.3 billion kilowatt/hours over the same period in 2012, according to a statement released by Azerenergy on Jan.8.
Azernergy generated 2.2 billion kilowatt/hours of electricity in December 2013 compared to 2.1 billion kilowatt/hours in December 2012.
During the reported period the electricity flow with the neighbouring countries continued.
The capacity of power stations owned by Azerenergy exceeds 6,000 megawatts. It has over 200 substations with a capacity of 500, 330, 220 and 110 kilovolt amperes, as well as eight hydro power stations and 13 thermo power stations.