Azerbaijan reports increase of import and export of electricity


September 24, Fineko/abc.az. Azerbaijan’s electricity exports totaled 971.9 million kWh for the past 8 months, ABC.AZ reports with reference to the Ministry of Energy.

Compared with Jan-Aug 2020, country’s exports increased by 142.2 million kWh. Azerbaijan exported 238.9 million kWh to Iran, 164.1 million kWh to Turkey, 63.7 million kWh to Russia, and 505.2 million kWh to Georgia.

Azerbaijan imported 110.6 million kWh for Jan-Aug 2021 (a rise of 15.9 million kWh versus Jan-Aug 2020). In particular, the country imported 22.4 million kWh from Iran, 63.5 million kWh from Russia, and 24.7 million kWh from Georgia.