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Gas Import Agreement with Iran

By John Lee. The Managing Director of the National Iranian Gas Exports Company has said that Iran is ready to sign an agreement with Iraq to supply Basra with 5 million cubic meters (mcm) of natural gas per day in next Iranian calendar year. Alireza Kameli (pictured) said Iran will start export one year after […]

KRG to Import Gas, Electricity from Iran

By John Lee. Roza Othman, a member of the Natural Resources Committee in the Kurdistan Parliament, has said that the KRG will sign a contract with Iran to import gas and electricity. The imported electricity and gas will be for civilians, and the gas will be delivered by pipeline. The Head of the Parliamentary Committee […]

Iraq to Start Importing Gas from Iran in May

By John Lee. A director of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) has said that Iran plans to begin supplying natural gas to Iraq on a regular basis by May of this year. Azizollah Ramezani said about six to seven kilometers of the pipeline has yet to be laid on the Iraqi side of the […]

Iran to Build CNG Stations in Iraq

By John Lee. Iran's PressTV has reported that Iran plans to buiild at least 10 compressed natural gas (CNG) stations in Iraq. An official at the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company, said construction of the stations will start once the new pipeline carrying Iranian natural gas to Iraq becomes operational by March 2015. He […]