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Annual Peak Power Demand to Increase

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The total peak electricity demand hours are predicted to reach 500 in the current fiscal year (started March 21) from 300 hours in the past, a deputy at Iran Grid Management Company said on Saturday.
“The national grid’s power load amounted to 55,443 megawatts in the last fiscal, which is expected to rise by 5% this year and reach over 58,000 MW,” Mostafa Rajabi Mashhadi was also quoted as saying by Mehr News Agency.
According to Rajabi, Iranians consumed 88.6% more power in the fiscal 2017-18 compared to the previous year, which was unprecedented in the last 10 years.
Iran’s power generation capacity stands at 80,000 MW.
 

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