Iran’s Energy Ministry issues data on power generation of Bandar Abbas TPP

Oil&Gas Materials 20 February 2023 11:21 (UTC +04:00)
Elnur Baghishov
Elnur Baghishov
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BAKU, Azerbaijan, February 20. Generally, Iran’s Bandar Abbas Thermal Power Plant in Hormozgan Province (southern Iran) generated 5.4 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity, during the first 11 months of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2022, through February 19, 2023), Head of the Bandar Abbas TPP, Dariush Mahmoudi said, Trend reports citing Iranian Energy Ministry.

Of the mentioned volume, approximately 5.29 billion kilowatt-hours were generated by steam units, while 89.4 million kilowatt-hours - were by gas units, according to Mahmoudi.

The official also pointed out that the power plant generated over 495 million kilowatt-hours of electricity in the 11th month (January 21 through February 19, 2023) alone.

“At present, steam unit No. 4 of the power plant is being overhauled,” he noted.

The Bandar Abbas TPP is one of the main thermal power plants in Iran. The power generation capacity of this power plant is 1,330 megawatt-hours. The power plant has 4 steam units, with each unit's generation capacity of 320-megawatt hours, and 2 gas units, with a generation capacity of 25 megawatt-hours each.


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