Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 7

18-February-2008

IRAN

Irans Power Generating Capacity Reaches 49Gw, Says IPDO Chief

Irans power generating capacity has reached 49gw, of which 6.7gw is provided by hydroelectric schemes, according to Iran Power Development Organization (IPDO) Managing Director Mohammad Behzad. He told state TV on 9 February that 4gw of capacity was being installed under the fourth five-year economic development plan (2005-10), and that a further 5gw would be added during...