Gas Flare

  • Refinery Saves 210 mcm gas by Preventing Flaring

    Refinery Saves 210 mcm gas by Preventing Flaring

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of Martyr Hasheminejad Gas Refining Company announced that the plant has saved about 210 million cubic meters of gas from the recovery of flare gases over the last five years.

  • 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.

  • Optimal Use of Flare Gas Envisaged

    Optimal Use of Flare Gas Envisaged

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Over the past century in Iran, the flaring of associated petroleum gas (APG) has had adverse impacts on the environment and endangered the health of the local community of oil and gas industrial areas. Turning off these flares is a must both economically and is in compliance with international obligations. Therefore, Iranian petrochemical companies have moved to make long-term investment in this sector with a view to ensuring sustainable feedstock supply. A case in point is the Bidboland 2 gas refinery.

  • Annual Collection of 11 bcf Flare Gas at Maroon

    Annual Collection of 11 bcf Flare Gas at Maroon

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of Maroon Oil and Gas Production Company said: "Collecting and preventing the annual flaring of 10.7 billion cubic feet of gas has brought about significant environmental effects, outstanding economic benefits and savings for the country."

  • NISOC Unveils Projects to Collect Flare Gas

    NISOC Unveils Projects to Collect Flare Gas

    TEHRAN (Shana) – The National Iranian South Oil Company (NISOC) has unveiled three flare gas collection projects.

  • Iran Determined in Zero-Flaring Projects

    Iran Determined in Zero-Flaring Projects

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The issue of zero-flaring is not only significant for Iran’s petroleum industry, but also for every other nation. Globally speaking, more than 150 bcm of associated gas is flared every year. According to the World Bank data, the figure is equal one-third of Europe’s total gas consumption.

  • MOGPC Halves Gas Flaring in H1

    MOGPC Halves Gas Flaring in H1

    ​​​​​​​TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of Maroon Oil and Gas Production Company (MOGPC) said his company had managed to reduce combustion of associated petroleum gases in its operations by 50% in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year which began on March 21.

  • Smoke-free System for Ahwaz Operating Unit Launched

    Smoke-free System for Ahwaz Operating Unit Launched

    TEHRAN (Shana) – A smoke-free flare system for Ahwaz Operating Unit No. 2 was launched in order to reduce environmental pollutants.

  • Bidboland Persian Gulf Gas Refinery Online by March 2020

    Bidboland Persian Gulf Gas Refinery Online by March 2020

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The Iranian Minister of Petroleum said that the country would launch Bidboland Persian Gulf Gas Refinery by the end of the current calendar year to March 20 2020.

  • MOT Prevents Burning 1.4 mb of Crude Oil in Karoon

    MOT Prevents Burning 1.4 mb of Crude Oil in Karoon

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Exploiting a Mobile Oil Treater (MOT) in Karoon Oil and Gas Production Company has prevented burning of 1.4 million barrels of crude oil in operational districts.

  • Zero Gas Flare in Arvandan Soon

    Zero Gas Flare in Arvandan Soon

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of Arvandan Oil and Gas Company said his company had taken measures to bring to zero its gas flaring by gathering the associated gases by mobile processing machinery.

  • NISOC to Collect Flare Gas Burners in 3 Years: CEO

    NISOC to Collect Flare Gas Burners in 3 Years: CEO

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The CEO of the National Iranian South Oil Company (NISOC) said his company had planned and was required by National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) to gather all the flare stacks in southern oilfields of Iran.