Electrical Efficiency a Long Way Off

Electrical Efficiency a Long Way OffElectrical Efficiency a Long Way Off

An estimated 260 billion kilowatt hours of power is generated annually in Iran, of which 11% or 29 billion kWh is wasted during transmission to end-users and in power stations.
From generation to delivery to consumption, inefficiency at every step of the ‘power journey’ results in massive waste, ISNA reported.
Substantial volumes of power are wasted on the way (mostly due to old and defective equipment in substations and lengthy power lines), in houses and power plants.
Power wastage in Iran (11%) surpasses the global average (8.3%).


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