11771
Talks With Russia, Lebanon on Water Projects
Energy

Talks With Russia, Lebanon on Water Projects

Iran will cooperate with Lebanon and Russia in construction of dams as well as underground water reservoir assessments, it was announced during a ministerial meeting held Saturday.
Iranian firms are ready to cooperate in construction of Lebanese dam projects, transferring Iranian expertise, energy minister Hamid Chitchian said following his meeting with the Lebanese minister of environment in Tehran.
Participation of Iranian firms, however, is contingent on technical assessments to be carried out in the near future. Iran will fully offer Lebanon its technical expertise, Chitchian said.
"The meeting provided opportunity for the two parties to discuss water issues, including drought, dam construction, and water pollution," said the energy minister, adding, "We have agreed to share experience in this regard."
Iran is the third leading country in dam construction, operating projects in 40 countries, deputy energy minister Sattar Mahmoudi said earlier. The country's dam building capacity has significantly improved in the past three decades, with some 200 contracting companies, 70 consultant firms and 30 corporations as well as hundreds of hydroelectric manufacturing units having been established inside the country.
Thirty Iranian firms have undertaken 88 global water and electricity projects worth $4.3 billion, including projects in South American nations such as Cuba, Bolivia and Venezuela.

 

Short URL : http://goo.gl/RuJJvC

You can also read ...

Libya Oilfield Halt Raises Crude Prices
Libya’s oil exports from the Mellitah terminal will be...
Russia’s energy giant Gazprom and five financial investors are already financing the project.
The Nord Stream 2 project will begin the process of attracting...
Maduro Promises to Recover Oil Decline
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro promised on Saturday to...
US Shale Investors Await Oil Payoff
US oil production has topped 10 million barrels per day,...
Trilateral MoU to  Build Solar Plant
Post Bank of Iran has signed a trilateral memorandum of...
Tehran Peak Power Demand Increases by  1,000 mw
Peak electricity consumption in the capital Tehran has...
Almost 1,118 km of pipelines have so far been laid in Sistan-Baluchestan Province.
In lines with efforts to provide the country's far-flung and...
SP Phase 14 Platform Sets record
The first flare stack of South Pars Gas Field's Phase 14 in...

Trending

Googleplus