Tag Archives | Renewable Energy Organization of Iran (SUNA)

Swiss firms to build 300 MW of Solar in Iran

Swiss investors reportedly plan to build a 300-MW photovoltaic (PV) solar park n the North Khorasan province. Construction is scheduled to begin within four months, ANA News Agency said, with the company being responsible for the design, construction, installation and commissioning of the plant. Alireza Sabouri, managing director of North Khorasan Power Distribution Company told the […]

Iran’s Largest Solar Power Plant Launched

The Islamic Republic of Iran inaugurated its biggest-ever solar power plant near the central city of Isfahan in a bid to make further use of renewable energy resources. The project, which took seven months to be completed, has been constructed jointly by Iran’s Ghadir Electricity and Energy Company and Greece’s Metka engineering firm. The plant […]

Why Renewable Energy is Booming in Iran

By Maysam Bizær, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. On Sept. 10, Iran and Russia launched a project to add two new 1,000-megawatt (MW) reactors to the already existing 1,000-MW reactor at the Bushehr nuclear power plant in the southwest of the country. […]

German Firm Wins Iran Power Purchase Agreement

German consultancy company, Planet in Green Projects GmbH, which specializes in photovoltaic projects, has concluded a contract in Iran. The power purchase agreement (PPA) has been agreed for 100 MWp with the Iranian Renewable Energy Organisation (SUNA). This will be for a 20-year term, producing 165 million kWh per annum near Tehran. The solar park […]

Chinese Firm to Build Solar Power Plants in Iran

China’s Shanxi International Energy Group (SIEG) has agreed to invest in a major project to construct photovoltaic power stations across Iran .In a recent meeting with high-ranking officials of Renewable Energy Organization of Iran, the Chinese company voiced its readiness to construct a number of photovoltaic power stations in the Islamic Republic with a total […]

Dubai-Based Company Eager to Finance Projects in Iran

Yellow Door Energy, a company with technical expertise in solar energy projects in the Middle East, has expressed willingness to finance two solar power plants in Iran. Representatives of the company, which is headquartered in the Emirati city of Dubai and is mostly owned by Adenium Energy Capital, held a meeting at the Renewable Energy […]