Iran electricity export soars 16.5%

Iran Materials 25 July 2011 11:12 (UTC +04:00)

Iran has exported over 2,402 GW/h of electricity since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21).

The amount shows 16.5 percent increase in comparison to the corresponding period previous year, the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting reported.

Iran currently exchanges electricity with Pakistan, Armenia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Republic of Azerbaijan, Iraq, Afghanistan and Nakhichevan.