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Over $7.8b worth of energy projects to be inaugurated by mid-March

15 February 2020 - 13:38
Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said on Tuesday 330 trillion rials (about $7.85 billion) worth of major energy projects are going to be inaugurated across the country by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March, 19).

Iran nearly self-sufficient in manufacturing water, wastewater equipment

1 February 2020 - 13:22
Iran has achieved self-sufficiency in manufacturing all the equipment used in water and wastewater industries, except for the membranes used in wastewater treatment plants, Deputy Energy Minister for Water and Wastewater Affairs Ghasem Taqizadeh Khamesi told IRNA on Thursday.

Official: Commercial Ships Enjoy Safety in Iranian Waters

8 January 2020 - 21:40
Managing Director of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization Mohammad Rastad announced on Wednesday that the commercial ships carrying cargo to the Iranian ports enjoy full safety in light of security provided by the country for its territorial waters.

3 Dams Open in Ardabil Province

1 January 2020 - 18:45
President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated three dams and an irrigation network in the northwestern Ardabil Province on Wednesday.

FAO, ULRP Provide Iranian Experts with Advanced Skills on Evapotranspiration Mapping

11 December 2019 - 20:20
As part of the “Integrated Programme for Sustainable Water Resources Management in the Urmia Lake Basin,” the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Urmia Lake Restoration Program (ULRP) held a 4-day workshop for Iranian experts, trained them on advanced methods to map evapotranspiration of agricultural areas using remote sensing satellite data.

Power, Water Supply Capacity Increases in Western Regions

10 December 2019 - 19:54
Power and water projects worth $110 million were inaugurated Tuesday in western Kermanshah Province.

Water Levels Sink at World’s Biggest Dam

10 December 2019 - 19:51
The Kariba dam has plunged to its lowest level since 1996, raising further risks to the hydropower plants that Zimbabwe and Zambia depend on for nearly half of their power.

Rouhani Says Energy Sector Is Self-Reliant

8 December 2019 - 17:43
President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday the country has become self-sufficient in the production of natural gas, gasoline and diesel and has started exporting the three fuels.

Minister: Iran to Reconstruct Syria's Ravaged Water, Sewage Infrastructures

5 December 2019 - 16:17
Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian announced that Tehran and Damascus will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which paves the ground for Iran's cooperation with Syria in reconstruction of its water and sewage infrastructures destroyed during war.

Netherlands Voices Willingness to Cooperate with Iran in Water Management, Renewable Energies

4 December 2019 - 18:10
Dutch Ambassador to Tehran Jacques Werner said that his country is willing to establish mutual cooperation with Kish Free Zone Organization in water management, renewable energies and foodstuffs.
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