Iranian Power Grid to Connect to Azerbaijan, Russia Grids

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said the country’s electricity network will soon be linked to Russia and Azerbaijan in a couple of months once the synchronization studies are completed. Ardakanian said that the Iranian electricity grid could synchronize to other grids either through Azerbaijan or Armenia and Georgia, Fars News Agency reported on Friday. “Iran welcomes either of the two routes which gets ready first,” the minister said, adding that the three countries have agreed on a single company to conduct the project in the Iran-Azerbaijan-Russia route