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Hamadan Power Plant Comes On Stream

The first 250-megawatt unit of a four-unit gas-fired power plant came onstream in Hamadan in western Iran on 10 July. A second 250-megawatt unit will beworking before the end of the year, and two more are to be operational withintwo years. The ceremony marking the start-up of the unit was attended by MajlisSpeaker Ali Akbar Nateq-Nouri who said that Iran's electricity capacity rose by5,200 megawatts during the first...