Tehran (IP) - 20 Utility projects in 6 provinces of Iran with an investment of 580.3 billion Tomans were put into operation on Tuesday in the presence of the Minister of Energy, via video conference.

Iran PressIran News: Out of 20 projects, 6 projects are in Kermanshah province, 4 projects in Gilan province, 6 projects in two provinces of East Azerbaijan and Fars, two projects in Bushehr province, one project in Hamedan, and one rural electricity project in 17 provinces of Iran.

6 utility projects in Kermanshah province, including Hersin wastewater treatment, construction and development of three substations, 4.6 km transmission and distribution lines, and a small-scale 8.6 MW power plant aimed at increasing network reliability, reducing energy losses, improving the nutrition of distribution substations Compensation for network voltage drop and power supply for new subscribers was opened.

Also in Gilan province, 4 electrical projects, including increasing the capacity of two substations 'Lashtansha' and 'Lushan', developing the substation 'Tarah Tolsh Tales', and constructing the mobile substation 'Tolmat' with a credit of 61 billion Tomans were operationalized.

In East Azarbaijan province, however, three electricity industry projects with an investment of 36.5 billion Tomans and in Fars province two projects to increase electricity capacity in Darabgard and Dorodzan with a total credit of 39.1 billion Tomans were inaugurated.

Two electricity development projects in Bushehr province were operationalized as well.

In Hamadan province, a water project including the first phase of the water supply project to Malayer from the Kalan Dam inaugurated through the implementation of a 38 km - transmission line and capable of providing safe and stable water for more than 170,000 people with a credit of 132 billion Tomans.

83 villages in 17 provinces of the country, including Isfahan, East, and West Azerbaijan, Bushehr, South Kerman, Khuzestan, South Khorasan, Razavi Khorasan, Zanjan, Semnan, Sistan and Baluchestan, Fars, Kermanshah, Lorestan, Markazi, Hormozgan, and Yazd were all supplied with electricity.

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