Energy

Latest Energy News in Iran – Iran’s economy, while diversified, is still heavily influenced by the state of the oil and gas market. Read more about recent news and developments in the sector here.

Iran, Syria to Form Strategic Committee of Water Cooperation

Iran, Syria to Form Strategic Committee of Water Cooperation

Ministers from Iran and Syria have made arrangements to establish a strategic committee on cooperation in the water management industry under an agreement the two countries have signed last year.
Iran Says Welcomes Barter Oil Trade amid Sanctions

Iran Says Welcomes Barter Oil Trade amid Sanctions

The Iranian petroleum minister says Tehran welcomes barter trade in the oil sector now that the country is under the harshest sanctions ever.
Iran’s Power Plants Allowed to Mine Cryptocurrencies

Iran’s Power Plants Allowed to Mine Cryptocurrencies

Iran has recently announced that it is now going to allow power plants within the country to mine Bitcoins on an industrial scale. However, they must take care not to use any subsidized fuel.
Iran Calls for More Energy Cooperation with Afghanistan

Iran Calls for More Energy Cooperation with Afghanistan

Iran’s Energy Minister says all-out economic relations between Iran and Afghanistan must be developed, especially in the energy sector.
Iran Inaugurates Three Major Power, Water Projects

Iran Inaugurates Three Major Power, Water Projects

President Hassan Rouhani has launched three major power and water projects in Kermanshah, Ardabil, and East Azarbaijan provinces in western and north-western Iran.
US Launched Economic War on Iran Based on Miscalculations: Rouhani

Iran’s Gas Pipeline Network Unmatched in World: Rouhani

President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani has highlighted his administration’s major achievements in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries, saying the country’s natural gas delivery system is globally unique.
Three Energy Megaprojects Come on Stream in Iran

Three Energy Megaprojects Come on Stream in Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday inaugurated three national large projects in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries.
'Neither Tankers Nor Oil Cargo Seized by US Belong to Iran'

‘Neither Tankers Nor Oil Cargo Seized by US Belong to Iran’

The Iranian president’s chief of staff says none of the oil tankers that have been recently confiscated by the US belongs to Iran, noting that their cargo had been already sold.
Oil Shipment Seized by US Already Sold, Paid for: Iran

Oil Shipment Seized by US Already Sold, Paid for: Iran

The Iranian oil minister says the shipment that the United States claims has seized contained Iranian petrol sold to customers.
Oil Tankers Seized by US Had Nothing to Do with Iran: Envoy

Oil Tankers Seized by US Had Nothing to Do with Iran: Envoy

Iran's ambassador to Venezuela has denied media reports that the US has seized Venezuela-bound oil tankers belonging to the Islamic Republic.