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Gov’t Starts Selling Energy-Efficient ACs

Gov’t Starts Selling Energy-Efficient ACs Gov’t Starts Selling Energy-Efficient ACs

To stabilize power supply and avoid outages in the southern regions in summer, the Energy Ministry has started replacing one million old air conditioning systems with energy efficient machines, the ministry’s spokesman for the power department said.
“The scheme, approved by the government's Economic Council, will help reduce the load on the national grid during peak hours by at least 1,600 megawatts,” Mostafa Rajabi Mashhadi was quoted as saying by IRNA.
The plan will also save 2 billion cubic meters of natural gas (that will be burnt if thermal power plants generate 1,600 MW of power), he added. 

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