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China to raise gas imports by 500%

China to raise gas imports by 500%

China has announced a plan to increase imports of natural gas by 500 percent in an effort meant to reduce the country’s reliance on coal as a source of energy.


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Iran to treble gas exports to Armenia: Zanganeh

Iran to treble gas exports to Armenia: Zanganeh

Iran’s exports of natural gas to its northwestern neighbor, Armenia, will be tripled from its present one million cubic meters (mcm) to three mcm per day by the end of 2018, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh announced on Tuesday.


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South Pars daily output to rise to 540mcm by Mar. 2017

South Pars daily output to rise to 540mcm by Mar. 2017

“Having six more platforms online in South Pars gas field by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017), the daily output of the field will reach 540 million cubic meters (mcm),” an official with Pars Oil and Gas Company said on Sunday.


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UN chief hails JCPOA as historic achievement

UN chief hails JCPOA as historic achievement

In a statement on Wednesday, the UN chief congratulated Iran and the participants in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on the first anniversary of the “historic achievement” and commended progress made so far.


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GECF: Fight global warming with combination of natural gas, renewables

GECF: Fight global warming with combination of natural gas, renewables

Combining renewable energy and natural gas is the way to fight global warming and prevent surface temperatures from rising more than 2 C, Gas Exporting Countries Forum, or GECF, secretary-general Seyed Mohammad Hossein Adeli said in an interview with EFE.


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Iran to add 100MW renewable energy plants by Mar. 2017

Iran to add 100MW renewable energy plants by Mar. 2017

Mohammad Sadeqzadeh, the managing director of Renewable Energy Organization of Iran, Known as SUNA, announced that the Islamic Republic will add renewable energy plants with the total generation capacity of 100 megawatts by the end of the current Iranian


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