water

Iran to build 17 desalination plants

Iran’s energy minister says the country has plans to launch new desalination projects to supply 17 provinces with desalinated water from the sea.

Energy

Iran opens 10 major energy projects worth of $100 million

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has opened 10 major energy projects with an investment of 19 trillion rials (nearly $100 million) as his administrative government presses ahead with finishing key infrastructure facilities across the country.

Energy

Iran to build 12 more reservoir dams until Aug 2021

The number of large dams in Iran would reach a total of 156 by August 2021, says the country’s energy minister as the government pushes ahead with plans to build 12 more reservoirs across the country.

Agriculture and Environment

Iran reports above-average rainfall in February

Iranian authorities say rainfalls in February helped mark a higher average precipitation for the water year in the country.

Agriculture and Environment

Iran private sector to take over Iraq energy, water infrastructure

Tehran has been trying to dominate the recontruction market in Iraq which is also requesting more Iranian investment.

Energy

Iran seeks to preserve water, increase agricultural production

With water resources shrinking day by day, Iran has been aiming to increase its domestic production while it keeps the same amount of water used to cultivate plants.

Agriculture and Environment