TEHRAN, April 7 (Mehr News Agency) - Iran's Energy Minister Parviz Fattah and Pakistan's Federal Minister for Water and Power Liaquat Ali Jatoi here Saturday reached an agreement on exports of 1,000MW of Iran's electricity.
With a 162 million people population, Pakistan is in dire need of electricity to develop its industries.
Pakistan's current nominal power production is 18,000MW, of which 13,000MW is exploitable.
Giving 12 to 15 percent of consumption growth rate into the consideration, Pakistan plans to put 20 of its dam building projects to national and international tenders.
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