National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC)’s Managing Director

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  • gas 2022-01-22 15:44

    Natural gas consumption hits new record high

    TEHRAN – Following the significant temperature drop over the past few days, the consumption of natural gas by Iranian domestic and commercial sectors reached 662 million cubic meters (mcm) to register a new record high in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20), an official with the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) announced.

  • gas 2022-01-02 15:33

    Average gas consumption by power plants up 10%

    TEHRAN – Iranian power plants have consumed about 218 million cubic meters per day (mcm/d) of natural gas on average since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2021), registering a 10-percent rise compared to the average figure for the previous year’s same time span, Mehr News Agency reported.

  • gas 2021-12-05 16:53

    Daily gas supply to power plants at 175 mcm

    TEHRAN - National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Dispatching Director Mohammadreza Jolaei has said NIGC is currently supplying 175 million cubic meters (mcm) of natural gas to the country’s power plants on a daily basis despite the surge in domestic consumption.

  • Chegeni 2021-09-19 14:46

    New NIGC head appointed

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Javad Oji appointed Majid Chegeni as the new head of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) in a decree on Sunday, Shana reported.

  • turkey 2021-05-26 16:28

    Negotiations underway for renewing gas export deal with Turkey

    TEHRAN – Head of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) said natural gas exports to Turkey are ongoing under the framework of the current 25-year contract between the two countries and negotiations are also underway for extending the deal.

  • gas 2021-05-22 14:50

    NIGC issues 8m free gas bills for efficient subscribers

    TEHRAN – Managing Director of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Hassan Montazer Torbati said his company has issued over eight million free natural gas bills for efficient subscribers following a program for encouraging consumption management.

  • gas 2021-03-09 10:53

    NIGC head praises gas industry’s performance during winter

    TEHRAN - The Managing Director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Hasan Montazer Torbati said that his company has done a good job in sustainable supply and transmission of natural gas during the cold season.

  • gas consumption 2020-12-29 10:20

    Households consume over 80% of produced gas

    TEHRAN- Over 80 percent of Iran’s produced gas is currently consumed by the household subscribers, which is an unprecedented figure, the dispatching director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) announced.

  • Montazer Torbati 2020-12-25 14:32

    NIGC managing director warns about rising gas consumption

    TEHRAN- The managing director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) warned about the rising trend of gas consumption in the country as the winter has come, Shana reported.

  • gas supply 2020-11-10 10:15

    Gas to be supplied to 40,000 villages by March 2022

    TEHRAN- The managing director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) announced that gas will be supplied to 40,000 villages throughout the country by the end of the next Iranian calendar year (March 2022).

  • Sarajeh 2020-10-25 15:25

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Sarajeh UGS noticeably under development

    Iran has two major natural gas storage facilities in Sarajeh and Shourijeh, in which every year the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) stores the gas received from gas refineries all over the country to be used in the colder months of the year.

  • NIGC 2020-10-13 15:45

    Optimizing engine rooms to save 500 mcm of gas annually

    TEHRAN – Head of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) said that optimizing the engine rooms of the residential and commercial buildings across the country is going to save 500 million cubic meters (mcm) of gas every year, Shana reported.

  • gas 2020-08-19 14:19

    Gas supply to power plants hits record high

    TEHRAN – Head of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Hassan Montazer Torbati said the cumulative gas supply to the country’s power plants in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-July 21) has hit a new record high of 26 billion cubic meters.

  • gas 2020-08-17 14:07

    NIGC assures stable energy supply in winter

    TEHRAN – Head of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Dispatching Department said the company is fully prepared for sustainable gas supply during the cold season, Shana reported.

  • gas network 2020-06-09 15:05

    95% of population in Iran supplied with natural gas

    TEHRAN- The managing director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) says that the national gas transferring network covers 95 percent of the country’s population, IRNA reported.

  • Iran gas to Turkey 2020-06-08 10:29

    Turkey committed to gas deal with Iran: official

    TEHRAN- An official with the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) says that Turkey has so far adhered to its gas deal with Iran.

  • gas export 2020-06-01 14:44

    Plans underway for gas export to neighboring regions

    TEHRAN- Iran is planning to export gas to the neighboring regions, especially the Kurdistan region of Iraq, the managing director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) announced.

  • gas exports 2020-05-31 10:54

    ‘Iran’s gas export deals may see essential changes after pandemic’

    TEHRAN- Managing Director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Hossein Montazer Torbati says the conditions governing Iran’s long-term gas contracts probably undergo essential changes after the coronavirus pandemic, Press TV reported.

  • gas 2020-04-27 13:33

    Iran’s daily gas exports to Iraq at 32 mcm

    TEHRAN - National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Dispatching Director Mehdi Jamshidi-Dana said the country is exporting 32 million cubic meters (mcm) of natural gas to Iraq on a daily basis.

  • gas 2020-04-19 14:37

    Iran’s monthly natural gas consumption rises yr/yr

    TEHRAN - National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Dispatching Director says the country’s gas consumption during the first Iranian calendar month of Farvardin (March 20-April 19) has increased in comparison to the last year’s same period, Shana reported.

  • NIGC 2020-04-10 15:12

    Gas production, distribution stable in country: NIGC managing director

    TEHRAN- The managing director of the National Iranian Gas company (NIGC) announced that gas production, transfer and distribution is stable in the country despite coronavirus outbreak, Shana reported.

  • gas transfer 2020-03-27 14:56

    Power plants receive 61 bcm of gas in a year

    TEHRAN - National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Dispatching Director Mehdi Jamshidi Dana announced that 61 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas has been supplied to the country’s power plants during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 19).

  • gas 2020-02-12 19:20

    Iran’s daily gas consumption touches 600 mcm

    TEHRAN – Iran’s daily natural gas consumption has once again hit a record high of nearly 600 million cubic meters (mcm) a day due to the unprecedented snowfall and cold weather which has blanketed the country, said the spokesman of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC).

  • gas 2020-01-24 14:17

    IFCC calls for optimizing gas consumption as cold weather persists

    TEHRAN – Iran Fuel Conservation Company (IFCC) has called for optimization of the consumption of energy carriers considering the country’s natural gas consumption has reached a record high in recent weeks, IRNA reported on Thursday.

  • gas 2020-01-20 15:15

    ICOFC supplies 254 mcm/d of gas to NIGC amid record high consumption

    TEHRAN –Iranian Central Oil Fields Company (ICOFC) has supplied 254 million cubic meters per day (mcm/d) of natural gas to the National Iranian gas Company (NIGC) in the past two days in which the country’s gas consumption hit new records, IRNA reported on Monday quoting ICOFC’s managing director.

  • NIGC 2020-01-19 14:22

    Iran’s daily gas consumption hits new record high

    TEHRAN – Iran’s daily natural gas consumption hit a record high of 592 million cubic meters (mcm) a day due to the recent heavy snowfall and cold weather which has blanketed the country, said the spokesman of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC).

  • gas supply 2019-12-25 14:17

    95% of Iranian housholds supplied with natural gas: NIGC head

    TEHRAN – Head of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) said currently 95 of the country’s urban and rural areas are connected to the national gas network, Shana reported on Tuesday.

  • gas 2019-12-15 16:50

    Iran’s daily gas refining capacity reaches 900 mcm

    TEHRAN - Daily processing capacity of Iranian gas refineries is has reached 900 million cubic meters, according to the head of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC)’s Production Coordination and Supervision Directorate, IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • gas storage 2019-11-29 14:34

    Iran to develop Middle East’s largest gas storage facility

    TEHRAN - National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) has awarded the development project of Shourijeh gas storage facility in the northeastern Khorasan Razavi Province to an Iranian company based on a build-operate-transfer (BOT) contract, IRNA reported on Friday, quoting a senior gas official as saying.

  • gas 2019-11-09 18:32

    No worries over stable gas supply during cold season: NIGC

    TEHRAN - National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC)’s dispatching director said with the recent increases in South Pars gas field output and new lines and pressure boosting units going on stream along the national gas network, NIGC is ready for sustainable gas supply during the cold season.