|Updated: 11/24/2005; 11:43:53 PM.
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Friday, November 22, 2002
Iran to build first geothermal power plant in Sabalan
: It "will be built in the northeastern Sabalan region of Ardebil province, the director of the 'New Energies Organization', Yousef Armodlu, has announced. He said six wells were currently being drilled on the site of the plant at depths of 3,500 meters." Wind and PV projects are also underway "Based on preliminary studies, Iran is capable of producing 6,500 MW of electricity from wind power, which can be boosted to 10,000 MW, he observed." 9:06:16 PM
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