iran-Iraq energy ties


  • Iran-Iraq 2020/08/31

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Is al-Kadhimi’s visit to Washington going to impact Iran-Iraq energy ties?

    TEHRAN – As the U.S. waivers for Iraq’s electricity imports from Iran are nearing their expiration in September, the Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi’s recent visit to the United States has raised some questions about the future of the two neighbors’ energy ties.

  • Iran-Iraq 2020-07-22 13:28

    Iran bound to its energy commitments to Iraq: VP

    TEHRAN – Iran’s First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri said on Tuesday that Iran is determined to fulfill its commitments regarding the supply of electricity and gas to Iraq even in the peak summer period, Shana reported.

  • Ardakanian 2020-06-05 14:18

    Iran inks 2-year agreement for exporting electricity to Iraq

    TEHRAN – Iran has signed an agreement with Iraq for exporting electricity to the country for two years, Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian, who visited the Arab neighbor on Wednesday, said.

  • Iran-Iraq electricity 2019-07-06 19:35

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran capable of boosting electricity exports to Iraq

    TEHRAN - Managing director of Iran’s Kordestan Province’s Power Distribution Company said on Saturday that the company has the capacity to export 300 megawatts of electricity to Sulaymaniyah province in Iraqi Kurdistan, IRNA reported.

  • iraq 2019-05-24 19:24

    U.S. grants Iraq waiver to continue importing energy from Iran

    TEHRAN – U.S. has granted Iraq waiver to continue buying gas and electricity from Iran until the end of June, Press TV reported, quoting Joey Hood, chargé d’affaires of the U.S. Mission in Iraq, as saying on Wednesday. “Iraq has an exemption from the American sanctions, so that it can continue to purchase energy from Iran,” Hood told reporters in Baghdad.

  • Iraq electricity 2019-05-13 19:54

    Iraq says no replacement for Iran’s electricity

    TEHRAN – Iraqi electricity minister said there is no alternative for Iran’s electricity in terms of volume, price or speed of delivery, Mehr news agency reported.

  • Iran-Iraq 2019-05-07 19:40

    Iraq defies U.S. request for cutting gas, electricity imports from Iran

    TEHRAN – Iraq has rejected the U.S. demand for cutting its energy ties with Iran, IRNA reported on Tuesday, citing Iraqi media.

  • Iran-Iraq 2019-04-26 19:28

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    ‘U.S. sanctions doesn’t affect Iraq’s energy ties with Iran’

    TEHRAN – Deputy prime minister of Iraq for energy affairs said the U.S. decision on ending waivers on Iran sanctions does not affect Iraq’s energy ties with Iran since the country does not import oil from Iran, IRNA reported on Friday.