EghtesadOnline: Desalination projects worth $160 million are underway across the southern Bushehr Province with a total capacity of 160,000 cubic meters per day, of which 40% will soon go on stream, the head of the company said.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran Oil Refinery Company accounts for 50% of jet fuel produced in Iran, the head of the refining company said.
EghtesadOnline: The Energy Ministry has announced that plans are underway to supply water to 1,219 villages in the next three months.
EghtesadOnline: Shiraz Petrochemical Company in the southern Fars Province exported a significant amount of its urea fertilizer to Brazil in 2021, managing director of the company said, without providing details.
EghtesadOnline: The most effective solution for industries to generate their own electricity and not be at the mercy of the state-run Power Generation, Distribution and Transmission Company (Tavanir) is by investing in solar power projects, the deputy head of the Iranian Renewable Energy Equipment Manufacturers and Suppliers Association said.
EghtesadOnline: Leaders in the Middle East and North Africa region lack the political determination to solve water tensions in drought-stricken countries and a water conflict is looming, a former member of the World Water Council said.
EghtesadOnline: Gas consumption by households, commercial centers and small industries in Iran has reached an unprecedented 692 million cubic meters per day on Saturday, the oil minister said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran held 500 billion cubic meters of strategic underground water reserves or fossil water, of which 100 bcm were consumed between 2010 and 2021, a water expert said.
EghtesadOnline: Oil futures eased for a second session on Friday on expectations that Washington may soon act to cool prices that remain above $80 per barrel, while movement curbs in China to rein in a Covid-19 outbreak weighed on fuel demand.
EghtesadOnline: Currently, 73.5% of the urban population in Isfahan Province are connected to the sewerage network, managing director of the provincial Water and Wastewater Company said.