EghtesadOnline: Natural gas supply surpassed 710 million cubic meters on Monday as cold weather pushed into the northern and western regions, head of the National Iranian Gas Company Dispatching Department said.
EghtesadOnline: Gas pressure regulating and metering stations have been indigenized by Iranian engineers at Azar Pajouhan Andish Company, a knowledge-based firm in Tehran, the managing director said.
EghtesadOnline: Despite difficulties including geostrategic challenges and the recent coronavirus pandemic, Iran has made noticeable progress in its energy sector.
EghtesadOnline: Close to 90% of manufacturing and industrial units in 23 industrial towns across South Khorasan Province are connected to the national gas grid, the managing director of the provincial gas company said.
EghtesadOnline: An estimated 880 million cubic meters of gas will be injected into the Iran Gas Trunkline (IGAT) per day in winter (Dec 21, 2020 and March 20, 2021) to meet projected rise in winter demand, head of the National Iranian Gas Company Dispatching Department said.
EghtesadOnline: Covid-19 pandemic has raised natural gas consumption in the household sector by 30 million cubic meters per day over the past six months compared to a year ago, head of the National Iranian Gas Company Dispatching Department said.
EghtesadOnline: The number of gas meters in the household sector grew by 45% (1 million) in the past eight years in Tehran Province alone, head of the provincial Gas Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Daily gas transmission capacity has reached 870 million cubic meters, managing director of the Iranian Gas Transmission Company said.
EghtesadOnline: While most power plants in Iran use gas to generate electricity, Bandar Abbas Thermal Power Station is among the few still using mazut as the main feedstock and is a major source of air pollution in the capital of southern Hormozgan Province, director general of Hormozgan Provincial Directorate of Department of Environment said.
EghtesadOnline: The first phase of a gas condensate loading and export facility became operational on Thursday in Dayrestan, a village in Shahab District, Qeshm Island in Hormozgan Province.