Sep 27, 2000, 12:01 AM
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century last in Iran in consumption energy in rise Sharp the of issue September the in article An -- IRNA 27, .Sept Tehran, the during trends consumption energy Iran's on focuses REVIEW OPEC .century 20th has Iran in consumption energy the that postulates articles The equivalent oil of kilograms 200 of level capita per a from increased KOE 1,700 than more to onset the at energies traditional for (KOE) .close century's the at energies commercial for officials Shahbudaghlou, .F and Bakhtiari Samsam .M.A authors The Iran's that estimate ,(NIOC) Company Oil Iranian National the at gas, natural products, refined of consisting consumption energy 4.209 about was matter animal and (charcoal) wood coal, hydropower, 1960 in capita per KOE 4.230 and (unit termal British) BTU trillion capita, per KOE 1.783 and BTU trillion 1,211 to increasing .1980 in respectively, at stood consumption energy total the 1999 in that added It .1999 in capita per KOE 7.1,716 and BTU 7.4,549 feature'' ''salient the constituted gas that maintain authors The Iran's for reason the that adding use, energy 1990's Iran the of crude from revenues increased :fourfold was trends consumption energy a from shift the population, national the of quadrupling exports, oil sale low the finally and one urban an to population rural mainly massive in resulting vectors energy most for nationwide charged prices .subsidies state cheapest the among are prices electricity and oil gas, Iranian The real the that adding used, is rate exchange free the if world, the in declined almost been have (deflator GDP Iran's using) prices energy .1990's and 1980's in lows hit to continuously intensity'' ''energy of concept to turn authors the Moreover, of indicator aggregated and convenient broadly ''a as defined ''.consumption energy in efficiency has intensity energy the that shows article the figures Using in GDP (1990) 1000 /dlrs(BOE) equivalent oil barrel 9.3 from risen .1999 in BOE 7.14 projected a to 1950 highly is consumption energy domestic that indicates this ''While, stimulate significantly to failed has it that fact the inefficient, which predicament national difficult a brought has production domestic .remark authors the possible,'' as soon as addressed be to has natural and product refined) hydrocarbons of supremacy present The century new the in last will consumption energy internal the in (as the stage, embryonic the in still sources energy renewable other the .note officials NIOC energy internal curb to delineated be to have policies New products refined of use the restrain to specially and consumption have will gas natural moreover, and instead exported be could which Europe to export gas future and fuels liquids by left gap the fill of .concluded authors the continent, Asian and NB/AH/RR End