0550 GMT January 29, 2020
The total power generation capacity of Azerbaijan exceeds 6,000 MW, which allows generating about 24 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity annually, reported azernews.az.
Azerenergy JSC is the main exporter of electric energy in Azerbaijan.
In November, Azerenergy produced 1.965 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity.
Recently, Azerbaijan and Georgia signed a memorandum on the prospects of Azerbaijani-Georgian power systems after discussion of the state of the power systems of Azerbaijan and Georgia, as well as the construction of a 330-kW two-way (duplex) transmission line.
According to the State Statistics Committee of Azerbaijan, in January-October 2018, hydropower generation amounted to 1,528.4 kilowatt hours, solar energy to 35.1 kilowatt hours and wind power to 42.5 kilowatt hours.
The potential of renewable energy sources in Azerbaijan exceeds 25,300 megawatts, which will allow generating 62.8 billion kilowatt hours of electricity annually.