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On the implementation of the legal obligations of Ministry of Energy, the guaranteed electricity purchase tariff for types of renewable and clean energy are notified as follows: ( in the downloaded file) 1-Power Purchase Agreements of power plants subject to this announcement are extended for a 20 year period with the specified tariffs, during years of contract, the tariffs will be adjusted in accordance with coefficient under article 3 of Economic Council Directive. Note1:Tariffs mentioned...

Iran is becoming a highly attractive emerging market for renewable energy projects.Iran is becoming a highly attractive emerging market for renewable energy projects.The government announced the target of 5,000 MW of installed capacity from renewable power plants in the next five years and has implemented laws guaranteeing power purchase for a period of up to 20 years at very lucrative tariffs. This briefing gives an overview of the conditions, procedural steps and challenges of implementing...

According to the Fifth Five Year Development Plan, in Iran, renewable resources, under the green horizonAccording to the Fifth Five Year Development Plan, in Iran, renewable resources, under the green horizonscenarios, must provide 5,000 MW of electricity. Among different types of renewable source of energy, there isno shortage of information in Iran, which is located near to zero line (earth’s equator), with about 300 clearsunny days in a year, about setting policies promoting solar energy....

This summer Iran’s electricity consumption reached the peak of its production capacity (just over 51 GW). Iran’s electricity sector will face a shortage in coming years as Iran’s electricity demand is expected to grow by 6% per year but growth in its generating capacity is only limited to a third of that amount. Iran currently is only producing 0.2% of its energy from renewable sources. The renewable energy sector comprises of mainly wind (53.88 MW), biomass (13.56 MW), solar (0.51 MW) and...