Iran power plant capacity added by 3250 mw

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – Despite sanctions imposed by the US on Tehran, Iran has increased its power plant capacity by 3,250 megawatts (MW) and expanded its power transmission network by 1,600 kilometers since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 2019). In May 2018, President Donald Trump pulled the US out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, signed between Iran and the P5+1 in July 2015, and reimposed Washington’s sanctions on Tehran.