Gas

  • South Pars Phase-14 Refinery Online During Fajr Decade

    South Pars Phase-14 Refinery Online During Fajr Decade

    TEHRAN (Shana) – Iranian Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji said South Pars Phase-14 refinery will be put into operation in the Fajr decade and will process 56 to 60 million cubic meters of gas daily.

  • SP14 Refinery Close to Operation

    SP14 Refinery Close to Operation

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The refinery of Phase 14 of the giant offshore South Pars gas field is almost coming online. With the completion of this megaproject, which has been operated only by Iranians, all South Pars refineries would have become operational. The offshore section of this project came on-stream in 2019 with a current output of 56 mcm/d of rich gas. Over the past one year, three trains of gas sweetening have become operational at this refinery, which sets a record. The onshore section of this project has been invested $5.2 billion in.

  • GECF to Supply 74% of Global Gas by 2050

    GECF to Supply 74% of Global Gas by 2050

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) expects 74% of the world's natural gas production by 2050 to be provided by new projects that will start in the future.

  • Iran can cooperate with Algeria in Oil, Gas Studies: Speaker

    Iran can cooperate with Algeria in Oil, Gas Studies: Speaker

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The Speaker of the Iranian Parliament said: “Iran and Algeria have the possibility to cooperate in the field of knowledge-based issues and infrastructure and energy studies, especially oil and gas.”

  • Bidboland Refinery Processes Nearly 4 bcm in 9 Months

    Bidboland Refinery Processes Nearly 4 bcm in 9 Months

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of Bidboland Gas Refining Company announced that from the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year which began on March 21, processed more than 3.9 billion cubic meters of gas.

  • South Pars Condensate Output at 700kb/d

    South Pars Condensate Output at 700kb/d

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The head of production coordination and supervision of South Pars Gas Complex (SPGC) said SPGC is currently producing over 700,000 barrels of gas condensate and exports 480,000 tons/year of sulfur to east Asia.

  • Iran Annual Gas Consumption beyond 228 bcm

    Iran Annual Gas Consumption beyond 228 bcm

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The director of coordination of gas supply of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) said Iran’s annual gas consumption is over 228 billion cubic meters of which 70% is consumed in the industrial sector.

  • Reviving Low-yield Oil Wells Revives Capital in Iran: MP

    Reviving Low-yield Oil Wells Revives Capital in Iran: MP

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Tehran's representative in the Iranian parliament underlined the need for youth participation in different parts of the country, emphasizing the need to link the oil industry with scientific societies.

  • SPGC Gas Production Fully Sustainable

    SPGC Gas Production Fully Sustainable

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of South Pars Gas Complex said by taking effective and extensive measures and in order to maintain the stability of gas production, the power plant, substations and power lines of the complex are fully prepared for maintaining sustainable production.

  • Iran Oil Refining Capacity to Hit 3mb/d

    Iran Oil Refining Capacity to Hit 3mb/d

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Under the 7th National Economic Development Plan, Iran is required to reduce crude oil and natural gas sales by developing the value chain and bring its oil refining capacity to 3 mb/d. Meantime, Petroleum Ministry is following up on the completion of incomplete refining projects in light of the imbalance in petroleum products consumption in the country.

  • Enhanced Recovery from 600 Wells Planned

    Enhanced Recovery from 600 Wells Planned

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- CEO of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Mohsen Khojasteh-Mehr recently told a conference on oil and gas wells enhance recovery that $2.5 billion had been invested in the refinery of phase 14 of the giant offshore South Pars gas field. He said the 3rd train of SP14 refinery had become operational, adding: “The gas from the 3rd train of this refinery has been fed into the national gas distribution network. The next train is expected to become operational soon.”

  • 9-Month Output of Ilam Gas Refinery up 9%

    9-Month Output of Ilam Gas Refinery up 9%

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of Ilam Gas Refining Company announced a 9% increase in output and a 16% rise in sales of the company's items in the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year which began on March 21.

  • Fajr Jam Refinery Processes 15 bcm Gas in 9 Months

    Fajr Jam Refinery Processes 15 bcm Gas in 9 Months

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of Fajr Jam Gas Refining Company, referring to the cold season of the year and the stability of production in this company, stated: “In the first 9 months of this [calendar] year, about 15 billion cubic meters of gas have been processed in this company.”

  • Iran Boosts Gas Output by 6.5 mcm/d

    Iran Boosts Gas Output by 6.5 mcm/d

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of Gachsaran Oil and Gas Production Company stated in recent days, with the initiatives that were taken, “we managed to add 6.5 million cubic meters per day to the country's gas output.”

  • New Record Set in Iran Gas Production

    New Record Set in Iran Gas Production

    TEHRAN (Shana) – Iranian Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji said: “In these days, the highest amount of gas recovery from independent and joint gas fields was set, which is a new record in the 13th government.”

  • National Gas Distribution Network, Stable

    National Gas Distribution Network, Stable

    TEHRAN (Shana) – Iranian Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji emphasized that the national gas distribution network is stable throughout the country.

  • South Pars Phase-11 Development Plan ready for Startup Soon

    South Pars Phase-11 Development Plan ready for Startup Soon

    TEHRAN (Shana) – The Iranian President said: “The supplementary operations of Phase-11 of South Pars continued strongly after the foreign companies pulled out of the project and will reach the final stages in the near future.”

  • Hasheminejad Refinery Gas Output up 3 mcm/d

    Hasheminejad Refinery Gas Output up 3 mcm/d

    TEHRAN (Shana) – The CEO of Shahid Hasheminejad Gas Refinery announced the increase in gas production of the refinery by 3 million cubic meters per day despite the persistence of cold weather.

  • Focus on Caspian Sea Oil/Gas Swap

    Focus on Caspian Sea Oil/Gas Swap

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran enjoys great potential for delivering oil, gas and petroleum products to regional and global markets, due to its geographical position and potential energy and mining reserves. Having such potential in mind, efforts have started to put the country on the path to becoming the energy hub of the region. The first step was the signing a gas swap agreement for the delivery of Turkmenistan’s gas to Azerbaijan via Iran’s territory. Now, as the 13th administration is in its second year in office, the focus is on exporting products, bartering and swapping via the Caspian Sea, in which case, cooperation is planned with foreign firms including Russian companies. 

  • Flare of Bilal Gas Field Lit

    Flare of Bilal Gas Field Lit

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of Pars Oil and Gas Company (PGOC) announced that the flare of the Bilal gas field was lit as gas has reached the appraisal well of the offshore field.

  • 5% Rise in South Pars Gas Output

    5% Rise in South Pars Gas Output

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of South Pars Gas Complex said over the past 23 days since December 22, more than 15 billion cubic meters of gas has been injected into the national distribution network by this complex, which is a 5% increase compared to the same period last year.

  • High-Pressure Gas Network Stable in North, Northeast of Iran

    High-Pressure Gas Network Stable in North, Northeast of Iran

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The Dispatching Director of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) announced that the high-pressure gas network in the north and northeast of Iran is now stable.

  • Iran Gas Distribution Network, Stable: Minister

    Iran Gas Distribution Network, Stable: Minister

    MASHAD (Shana) -- The Iranian Minister of Petroleum, emphasizing on saving and optimizing gas consumption, announced that the gas network is stable throughout the country.

  • Iran Ready for Energy Cooperation with Lebanon

    Iran Ready for Energy Cooperation with Lebanon

    TEHRAN (Shana) – Stating that Tehran will remain Beirut's friend during difficult times, the Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs said Iran is ready to cooperate with Lebanon in economic, commercial and energy fields.

  • Bandar Imam Petchem Plant to Build New PVC Unit

    Bandar Imam Petchem Plant to Build New PVC Unit

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The head of the PVC complex of Bandar Imam Petrochemical Company announced the beginning of studies for the construction of a new PVC unit in the complex.

  • Owji Leaves Tehran for Mashhad to Oversee Gas Supply in Northeastern Cities

    Owji Leaves Tehran for Mashhad to Oversee Gas Supply in Northeastern Cities

    TEHRAN (Shana) – Iranian Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji flew to Mashhad on Sunday to conduct a field survey of the country's northeast gas distribution network and examine methods to prevent pressure drops in the area.

  • Production Maximum at Independent Gas Fields in Iran: Minister

    Production Maximum at Independent Gas Fields in Iran: Minister

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The Iranian Minister of Petroleum warned over-consumers of gas in the domestic sector: “Wherever gas consumption is out of the pattern, we will first give a warning and then cut off the gas flow.”

  • Gas Output of Nar Field up 300k cm/d

    Gas Output of Nar Field up 300k cm/d

    TEHRAN (Shana) – The head of petroleum engineering of the South Zagros Oil and Gas Production Company underlined the restoration operations on a well in the Nar gas field, announcing an increase of 300,000 cubic meters per day in the field's production capacity.

  • Preparations Made for Gas Supply on Cold Days: Minister

    Preparations Made for Gas Supply on Cold Days: Minister

    TEHRAN (Shana) – Iranian Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji said: “Our colleagues in the Ministry of Petroleum and the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) are on full alert on the production platforms and upstream and downstream fields, refineries and transmission lines, and the gas network is stable.”

  • Tehran, Moscow Keen on Bolstering Energy Ties: Spokesman

    Tehran, Moscow Keen on Bolstering Energy Ties: Spokesman

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Iran and Russia have held talks on the development of relations at different levels, and increasing cooperation in the field of energy is also of interest to the two countries.