The industrial sector, with a share of 84 thousand gigawatt-hours, accounts for about 33% of the country's electricity consumption, and at least 20% of this amount can be saved.
Public Relations and International Affairs Office of SATBA reports that Mohammad Akbari Sayar pointed to the 33% share of the country's industrial sector in total electricity consumption and said: “Due to the necessity to optimize energy in this sector and its impact on controlling peak power consumption, at least 20% of it can be saved through efficiency measures.”
“In the technical support of efficiency and standards office of SATBA, by estimating the potential of savings in the industries of each province, it is possible to use the reports prepared in executive programs related to reducing losses and optimizing industrial equipment and processes. Markazi province as one the industrial provinces of the country is one of the most potent provinces in order to optimize energy consumption by attracting the participation of local and foreign investors.” he mentioned.
"Taking measures to optimize energy consumption and investment in this field, can lead to job creation and preserve the environment, region and the country." he added.