EghtesadOnline: Heavy rainfall in the southern Hormozgan and southeastern Kerman and Sistan-Baluchestan provinces in the past few days has damaged houses, bridges, power/water infrastructure, flooded many streets, blocked roads and displaced people.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated Baft Steel Company’s new direct reduction iron plant on Monday during a visit to Kerman Province.
EghtesadOnline: The first phase of water transfer from the Persian Gulf to Kerman and Yazd provinces for industrial use will be completed in the next fiscal year, President Hassan Rouhani said in Kerman on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: To improve the efficiency of gas-powered turbines the Energy Ministry’s Niroo Research Institute is implementing the “Condition Monitoring” (CM) system in Kerman and Yazd thermal power plants, deputy head for technology affairs of the institute said.
EghtesadOnline: The plains around Kerman City, capital of the namesake province, no longer have the capacity for more deep wells to reach groundwater resources, and water transfer is the only way to meet its water needs, the civil coordination affairs deputy of the Kerman governor said.
EghtesadOnline: The project to supply water to Kerman City, in southern Kerman Province, will be completed in two months, the managing director of the National Water and Wastewater Engineering Company said.
EghtesadOnline: The project to transfer drinking water from Safa Rud Dam to Kerman City in southern Kerman Province will be completed in two weeks, managing director of Kerman Regional Water Company said.
EghtesadOnline: A new 10-megawatt solar power plant in Baft County, Kerman Province, has now been connected to the national electricity grid.
EghtesadOnline: An estimated 1,690 five megawatt photovoltaic power stations will become operational next month in Kerman Province, the deputy manager of the provincial Electric Power Distribution Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Pistachio farmers in Kerman Province have incurred losses of 30 trillion rials ($227 million) so far in the current Iranian year (started March 21) due to a drastic decline in production, the head of Northern Kerman Agricultural Jihad Organization.