Based on the report from public relations of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency organization (SATBA), photovoltaic office mentioned that the citizens who are interested to install roof top systems in their buildings, they may invest and operate their own power plants by informing their neighbors. He also noted that the income from electricity sales usually covers the current building costs. Mr. Taghipour pointed out to some advantages of this initiative as follows:
– Supplying the electricity demand in Iran which is environmentally friendly;
– Reducing the capital cost for subscribers;
– Efficient use of the building shared spaces;
– Benefiting from the earned income to provide for building costs purposes
He also mentioned that active developers and mass builders in the field of building construction can also benefit from this initiative by installing solar roof tops. It is worth mentioning that applicants (subscribers) can register in the SATBA electronic registration systems, and follow up on the process through the power distributions companies of their own provinces.