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  • Russian Firm to Develop Shadegan Field

    Russian Firm to Develop Shadegan Field

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The deputy CEO of Khatam Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Holding affiliated with Khatam al-Anbia Construction Headquarters has announced that a Russian company has agreed to develop the Shadegan oil field based on a new model of oil contracts. In an interview with “Iran Petroleum”, Omid Asakereh also said that talks were under way with Russian companies for other oil projects in Iran, including talks with Gazprom to develop the Kish gas field.

  • Multilateralism, Iran’s Winning Card

    Multilateralism, Iran’s Winning Card

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran’s geopolitical position in the world and specifically its convenient geographical location in the Persian Gulf and the Caspian Sea on the one hand, and its long experience in the field of energy on the other, have made it one of the important and decisive countries in the field of energy supply in the world. The position of Iran in terms of energy transmission routes and the country's vital role in global energy security is very important because Iran, with its special geographical and geopolitical position for the landlocked region of Central Asia, is a desirable transit country and can bring the oil and gas of these countries to high seas in the best way and even to Europe through Turkey.

  • Potential for Roaring Trade with Russia
  • Use of Overseas Refineries Weakens Designs of Iran Enemies: Ex-Official

    Use of Overseas Refineries Weakens Designs of Iran Enemies: Ex-Official

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The former director of international affairs of the National Iranian Oil Company said: "The development of using the empty capacity of offshore refineries by the 13th administration can weaken the enemy's plan to reduce oil revenues."

  • Iran Ready to Cooperate with GECF Members in all Gas sectors

    Iran Ready to Cooperate with GECF Members in all Gas sectors

    TEHRAN (Shana) – Iranian Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji voiced Iran’s readiness to cooperate with all the members of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) in all areas of development of the gas industry, including joint investments, natural gas swaps, cooperation in the framework of gas contracts, development and export of technical and engineering services, knowledge transfer and development of expert human resources.

  • Ensuring Oil Flow at Azar Field: A Herculean Task?

    Ensuring Oil Flow at Azar Field: A Herculean Task?

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Azar is one of Iran's oil fields developed by an Iranian consortium with €1.4 billion in investment. One of the most complex oil fields in Iran, Azar is located in Anaran exploration block in Ilam province, western Iran.

  • Iran Energy Diplomacy in the Land of the Rising Sun

    Iran Energy Diplomacy in the Land of the Rising Sun

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Javad Owji, Iran’s Minister of Petroleum, who visited Tokyo from Saturday to Wednesday, September 24-28, heading a delegation to attend several meetings and consult with Japanese majors, represented the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the state memorial ceremony of Shinzo Abe, the late president of Japan. In the visit to Japan, in addition to meeting Nishimura Yasutoshi, the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan, Yoshimasa Hayashi,  and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan; HE Owji also met with the CEOs of major Japanese oil and gas companies, including Toshiaki Kitamura, the CEO of Inpex, Takeshi Saito, the president of Eneos, Yamamoto, the CEO of Fuji Oil, Tramura, a member of the board of directors of the Nippon Export Investment Insurance (NEXI), Haba, the CEO of Mitsubishi Oil and Gas, and the CEO of Marubani Company, to discuss investment opportunities in the upstream and downstream sectors of Iran's oil industry, cooperation, trade of energy carriers and technology.

  • Record 128bn Liters Transmission Set

    Record 128bn Liters Transmission Set

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Transmitting oil and petroleum products from production points to consumers in Iran is one of the activities that require precision, speed and round-the-clock efforts, depending on the type of geography and its specific coverage. With 14,000 kilometers of oil and petroleum products transmission lines, Iran has a certain place in terms of the diversity of these lines and the uniqueness of the lines in the Middle East in this domain.

  • Increased Energy Ties Key Topic in Caspian Talks

    Increased Energy Ties Key Topic in Caspian Talks

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran and the four countries bordering the Caspian Sea, as the largest holders of gas resources in the world, gathered last week at the second Caspian Economic Conference in Moscow, while the hard winter of Europe is coming and the crisis of the war in Ukraine has exacerbated the troubles for gas consuming countries.

  • Expert Speaks of Iran Chance to Become Safe Energy Transfer Corridor

    Expert Speaks of Iran Chance to Become Safe Energy Transfer Corridor

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- A senior expert in energy economics says: “In the absence of investment and access to the necessary technologies to produce from Iran's share of reserves in the Caspian Sea, the most important step is to enter the oil and gas swap sector and convert the opportunity in the territorial geography of the country to leap towards becoming a safe energy transfer corridor.”

  • $7bn MOU Signed for Azadegan Development

    $7bn MOU Signed for Azadegan Development

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- A $7 billion memorandum of understanding has been signed by National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Iranian banks and E&P companies to develop the entire giant Azadegan oil field.

  • Oil Players Displaced

    Russia-Ukraine War Impact

    Oil Players Displaced

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The Russia-Ukraine war is not just a military conflict between Moscow and Kiev. Moreover, the consequences of the war are not limited to the geography of Europe. At the same time, the war is not limited to the political and military domains, and has had significant economic consequences. One of these consequences has been affecting the global energy markets. In addition to the spike in global oil prices to $120 a barrel, which is a direct consequence of the war, changes have also occurred in the field of trading oil, which, if continues, could change the trading pattern of many countries.

  • Drilling Structure, Infrastructure Fully Iranian

    Drilling Structure, Infrastructure Fully Iranian

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Among oil and gas-rich nations in the world, Iran remains one of the leading extractors of oil and gas.More than a century has passed since the William Knox D’Arcy team, led by Marriot, drilled the first oil well in Iran. The first oil well in Iran was drilled in the Chia Sorkh, or ChahSorkh (literally red well) northwest of Qasr-e Shirin. The well struck oil in summer 1903 at the depth of 507 meters.

  • Petropars Key in Iran Oil Industry 

    Petropars Key in Iran Oil Industry 

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Petropars has a major share in developing Iran’s joint oil and gas fields. The company’s CEO has been outspoken in explaining the company’s status in developing phase 11 of South Pars gas field, Bilal, Farzad B, Forouzan, and South Azadegan fields and cooperation with Latin American firms. So far, the Iranian major has implemented around $27 billion worth of projects.

  • Russians capable of Joining Iran Oil Projects: Expert

    Russians capable of Joining Iran Oil Projects: Expert

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- An economic expert said the Russians have signed oil and gas contracts with Iran in recent years and have fulfilled their commitments well, adding: “In my opinion, the Russians have the necessary financial and technical capabilities, and on the other hand, we desperately need this capability, so I think there is a possibility that many of these projects will be implemented and we should not be disappointed.”

  • Iran Bracing to become Regional hub for Russian Gas

    Iran Bracing to become Regional hub for Russian Gas

    TEHRAN (Shana) – A senior energy expert says following the Ukraine war, Iran has the chance to use Russia’s excess gas export capacity to become a regional hub for the item.

  • Iran Gas Output to Jump 150mcm/d with Russian Support

    Iran Gas Output to Jump 150mcm/d with Russian Support

    TEHRAN (Shana) – A senior official with the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) says Iran’s natural gas production capacity would see a 150-mcm/d rise with the development of Kish and North Pars gas fields which have been covered in a recent memorandum of understanding between NIOC and Russia’s Gazprom.

  • NISOC Eyes PDC Technology

    NISOC Eyes PDC Technology

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Enhanced oil recovery (EOR) requires application of modern technologies. Although Iran's oil industry has faced sanctions in recent years and has been prevented from having access to many of these technologies, Iranian oil companies are seeking technical knowhow through cooperation with international companies or Iranian universities. The head of R&T division of National Iranian South Oil Company (NISOC), Mohammad Golestan-Bagh, tells Iran Petroleum that efforts are under way to develop knowhow for the manufacturing of polycrystalline diamond compact (PDC) bits.

  • Over 80% of Oil Industry Equipment Locally Sourced

    Over 80% of Oil Industry Equipment Locally Sourced

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The chairman of Board of Directors of Society of Iranian Petroleum Industry Equipment Manufacturers (SIPIEM), Ehsan Saqafi, says more than 80% of equipment needed by the petroleum industry is domestically manufactured. In an interview with” Iran Petroleum”, he said that 14-15% of the remaining 20% was not cost-effective to be produced domestically while for 5-6%, the necessary technology is not available.

  • Energy Diplomacy from Neighboring Countries to Latin America

    Energy Diplomacy from Neighboring Countries to Latin America

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Energy diplomacy in the 13th administration is going through novel days. While it is less than a year old, the administration of President Raisi has seen major developments in the energy arena.

  • Flare Gas Capture Set to Culminate

    Flare Gas Capture Set to Culminate

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Recently, Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji oversaw the signing of eight contracts for gas gathering east of the Karoun River. The minister said then that flare gas gathering projects would be completed before the 13th administration bows out.

  • Iran, an Influential Gas Exporter

    NIGC CEO:

    Iran, an Influential Gas Exporter

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Gas production in Iran and supplying consumer and stakeholder needs inside and outside Iran has opened new horizons in the Iranian gas industry. To that effect, Iran has extensive plans in coming years to export gas to regional nations. A case in point is Iran’s gas swap deal with Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan, which is considered important by National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC). Majid Chegeni, CEO of NIGC, tells “Iran Petroleum” that a variety of scenarios are being planned for Iran to enhance its share of global gas trading with a view to getting a significant share in the world energy mix. 

  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions Falling in NISOC-Run Areas

    Greenhouse Gas Emissions Falling in NISOC-Run Areas

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Oil companies in Iran are required to curb their greenhouse gas emissions. National Iranian South Oil Company (NISOC), which supplies 80% of Iran’s oil, has adopted a series of measures including gas flaring control, energy loss management and processing supervision to cut greenhouse gas emissions by many affiliated production companies. Mohammad Reza Naderi, head of HSE at NISOC, tells “Iran Petroleum” that production of 33 million tonnes of carbon dioxide could be prevented.

  • Iran Gas Industry, Dormant Giant: Expert

    Iran Gas Industry, Dormant Giant: Expert

    TEHRAN (Shana) – A senior expert in energy economics says that the world looks at Iran's gas industry as a dormant giant and is aware of its capabilities in the field of gas and oil. "Good management and governance in the energy sector always requires avoiding haste," he said.

  • Iran Activating Energy Diplomacy

    Iran Activating Energy Diplomacy

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Ahmad Assadzadeh has been officially named deputy minister of petroleum for international affairs and trading.

  • No Surrender to Gas Rivals

    No Surrender to Gas Rivals

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- A three-nation gas swap contract signed by Iran, Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan recently took effect in late December. The contract signed on 28 November 2021 on the sidelines of the 15th ECO Summit calls for the supply of 1.5-2 bcm a year of Turkmen gas to Azerbaijan via Iran’s soil.

  • World Oil and Gas Market in 2022

    World Oil and Gas Market in 2022

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- As 2021 is coming to a close and 2022 arrives just fresh from the calendar, international oil markets seem to be quietly warming up for the beginning of a new era. The future for the oil and gas industry has changed for the better or worse.

  • NISOC Planning to Invest $200m on Renovating Equipment

    NISOC Planning to Invest $200m on Renovating Equipment

    TEHRAN (Shana) – The CEO of the National Iranian South Oil Company (NISOC) said his company had received approvals to invest $200 million for renovating its equipment and facilities in oil-rich regions.

  • NISOC Bracing for 3 mbd Crude Oil Output

    NISOC Bracing for 3 mbd Crude Oil Output

    TEHRAN (Shana) – The CEO of the National Iranian South Oil Company (NISOC) said his company would be prepared for 3 million barrels per day of crude oil output by the end of the current calendar year, which began on March 21.

  • Innovation Diplomacy on MOP Agenda: Deputy

    Innovation Diplomacy on MOP Agenda: Deputy

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The Deputy Petroleum Minister for International Affairs and Trading said: "After the signing of the gas swap agreement, attractive proposals were made by some countries in the region, which we are pursuing. If these proposals lead to signing of a contract, a good thing will happen in the field of energy diplomacy.”