Ebrahim Fallahi

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  • five littoral Caspian nations 2018-08-15 18:59

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Caspian Sea legal regime: what it means for Iran’s oil and gas

    After more than two decades of negotiations and diplomatic efforts in numerous summits, on August 12 a landmark convention was inked by the presidents of the five littoral Caspian nations – Russia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan on the legal status of the Caspian Sea during the 5th Caspian Summit in the Kazakh city of Aktau.

  • power 2018-07-19 11:25

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    The reason for Iran’s power outages: exports or infrastructure?

    Since starting of the summer, an intense heat-wave has been blanketing over most of the cities of Iran, leading to an over-usage of airconditioning appliances and a significant jump in electricity consumption among the household consumers. The situation has led to a series of daily power outages across the country which has affected many businesses and people adversely.

  • oil 2018-07-12 13:16

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    U.S. ‘zero Iranian oil’ plan: A fantasy doomed to failure

    U.S. has recently claimed that it wants to wipe all the Iranian oil from the global market to reduce the Islamic country’s oil revenues to zero, a plan which seems rather like a ‘Trump fantasy’ than a well-thought government-level program.

  • OPEC 2018-06-23 18:00

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    The aftermath of OPEC’s decision on rising output

    The members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) reached a consensus on Friday to increase their crude output in order to address concerns over rising oil prices, however the group didn’t give any clear information regarding the amount and allocations of the rise. Now, the question is how this decision is going to project in the oil market?

  • OPEC 2018-06-18 18:06

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    OPEC’s big test: A choice between right and wrong

    As the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) prepares to meet later this week in Vienna, tension is rising among some of the cartel’s biggest members on what is said to be one of OPEC’s biggest decisions since its establishment.

  • JCPOA 2018-05-26 21:39

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iranian economic center unveils proposal package to save JCPOA

    TEHRAN - Since Trump announced U.S. withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal in early May and vowed to reimpose sanctions on Iran, the European signatories to the deal have been discussing plans to secure Iran’s economic benefits to persuade Tehran to stay in agreement, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Iran’s oil 2018-05-20 20:15

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran’s oil market after U.S. nuclear deal exit

    Near two weeks after U.S. President Donald Trump declared his decision on withdrawing from Iran’s nuclear deal, known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), oil traders around the world are still following a “wait and see” strategy toward the consequences of Trump’s decision for Iran’s oil exports and market in general.

  • Iran-Oil-Show 2018-05-09 20:22

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Europeans at Iran Oil Show don’t seem shaken by U.S. decision

    TEHRAN - European exhibitors participating in the 23rd International Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Exhibition of Iran (Iran Oil Show 2018) believe that U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision on leaving the Iran nuclear deal (officially known as JCPOA) was not something unpredictable and they are still eager for collaborating with Iran’s oil, gas and petrochemical sectors.

  • Pertamina 2018-05-08 21:34

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Indonesia’s Pertamina considers Iran a priority in region

    TEHRAN - Indonesia’s state-run oil and gas company Pertamina sees cooperation with Iran as a priority for its activities in the region, Junizar Harman Dipodiwirjo, a field manager at Pertamina, said in an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times.

  • PGSR 2018-04-22 19:55

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Less than a month to Persian Gulf Star Refinery’s 2nd phase inauguration

    Bandar Abbas – The managing director of National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company (NIOPDC) said the second phase of Persian Gulf Star Refinery (PGSR), which is hailed as the Middle East’s largest gas condensate processing complex, is due be inaugurated officially in less than a month.

  •  oil industry 2018-04-11 19:40

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iranian oil industry’s achievements in past year

    TEHRAN – The Iranian oil industry witnessed several turning points passing through the previous Iranian calendar year (which ended on March 20), stabilization of the country’s oil output in the range of 4 million barrels per day (bpd), exporting a record 2.6 million barrels of oil and gas condensate per day, and reaching a record high in production from joint fields of South Pars and West Karoun, are among the most important developments in the oil industry during the past year.

  • oil deals 2018-04-02 20:38

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Welcoming the New Year with new oil deals

    Iran, for long, has been using buy-back oil contracts in deals with foreign companies who worked on developing the country’s oil and gas fields. But in recent years, some issues attributed to the buy-back model have made this kind of contracts less attractive to foreign companies, thus, encouraging the oil-rich country to introduce a new model of oil contracts which is claimed to be more flexible and more attractive to the foreign investors.

  • renewables 2018-03-11 20:10

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iranian households, small industries leaning toward renewable energies

    TEHRAN – Two weeks ago, Iran’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organization (known as SATBA) announced that the number of small scale solar power plants across the country which are used by households or small industries has reached 841 units with a total capacity of 8184 kilowatts (KW) in the last two months.

  • Iran-Pakistan-India gas pipeline project 2018-03-03 19:57

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    IP gas pipeline: A fading opportunity for Pakistan

    Near 20 years after the initiation of talks over the peace gas pipeline, beginning as the Iran-Pakistan-India gas pipeline project, and despite the fact that Iran has completed its part of the pipeline in its territory, Pakistan has fallen behind the target to take delivery of gas, initially scheduled for 2014.

  • Zanganeh 2018-02-04 20:03

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran able to rise oil output, complies with OPEC pact

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said although Iran is able to increase its crude oil output by 100,000 barrels per day in less than few days but complying with OPEC, non-OPEC pact the country will keep the output at the agreed levels.

  • Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI) 2018-01-22 18:30

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute: where industry meets innovation

    TEHRAN – The head of Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI) said the country’s petrochemical industry could benefit significantly from the achievements and innovation provided by the institute.

  • نفتکش 2018-01-10 08:52

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Renewing oil tankers fleet a “must” for Iran

    The collision of an Iranian oil tanker with a Chinese freight vessel has been at the top of news headlines in many energy news agencies this week.

  • Phase 14A 2018-01-03 19:57

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran to soon surpass Qatar in South Pars: official

    BANDAR ABBAS- With phase 14 going fully operational, Iran’s gas production from South Pars giant gas field (which Iran shares with Qatar in Persian Gulf) will surpass the Arab country, operator of the South Pars Phase 14 of development, Hamid-Reza Masoudi, said.

  • gas vs electricity exports 2017-12-27 19:51

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Natural gas vs. electricity exports: question of profitability

    Having abundant energy resources and a great number of power plants, Iran is one of the Middle East’s top energy suppliers which contributes to the region’s electricity supplements both directly through electricity exports and indirectly via exporting natural gas being used as feedstock for the destination countries’ power plants.