BAKU, Azerbaijan, October 23
By Jeila Aliyeva - Trend:
Turkmenistan’s Mary State Power Plant has generated more than 8.210 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity since the beginning of the year, Trend reports with reference to Turkmenportal information portal.
The power plant generates 38 million kilowatt-hours of electricity per day, 8 million of which is sent to neighboring Uzbekistan, Afghanistan and Iran.
As reported, Turkmenistan is expected to grow electricity exports by 8.7 percent by 2025.
The construction of new power plants, power transmission lines, modern transformer substations and switchgears will contribute to the growth of exports.
Earlier, Turkmen Ministry of Energy said that there are opportunities to transit Turkmen electricity through Afghanistan to Tajikistan, Pakistan and India.
Turkmenistan plans to generate up to 35.5 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity by 2030.
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