EghtesadOnline: Two dams, Molla Sadra and Tang-e-Khomar, were inaugurated in southern Fars Province on Tuesday. Located 140 kilometers from the provincial capital Shiraz, the first dam will help expand farming in the region, a deputy energy minister said.
EghtesadOnline: With the launch of water supply projects to 137 villages in Markazi and Fars provinces on Tuesday, the number villages with piped water has surpassed 12,100, the energy minister said.
EghtesadOnline: Fars Province attracted over $466 million worth of foreign investment during the first half of the current Iranian year (started March 20), making it the highest earner among all Iranian provinces.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 37,100 tons of red meat were produced in Iran during the month ending Aug. 21 to register a 41% rise compared with the similar month of last year and a 2.5% growth over the previous month.
EghtesadOnline: Construction of Iran’s largest solar farm has begun in the north of Fars Province, the governor said.
EghtesadOnline: The railroad project connecting the central province of Yazd to Fars Province in southwest Iran will come on stream by the end of the current Iranian year (March 20, 2021), a deputy minister of roads and urban development said.
EghtesadOnline: To help boost renewables, close to 33 megawatts of electricity was added to green energy production, managing director of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (aka Satba) announced.
EghtesadOnline: In the framework of commitments to help protect the environment, an estimated 400,000 cubic meters of associated petroleum gas will be collected from Sa’adatabad Oil Field in Fars Province on a daily basis, said the managing director of Iranian Central Oil Fields Company.
EghtesadOnline: The first phase of Darab Water Treatment Plant in Darab County, Fars Province, with production capacity of 150 liters per second was launched at the weekend.
EghtesadOnline: Two leaders of saboteurs, who were trying to take advantage of people's peaceful protests in Shiraz in Fars province, southern Iran, have been arrested by the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) intelligence branch, the IRGC announced.