water consumption

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  • خشکسالی 2021-03-12 16:56

    National document drafted for water management, environment protection

    TEHRAN – A national document for preserving water resources, managing drought, and soil erosion, and protecting the environment has been drafted by the vice president’s office for science and technology.

  • water 2020-07-05 15:06

    No water outage, rationing on agenda despite high consumption

    TEHRAN – Mohammad-Reza Bakhtiari, the managing director of Tehran Province Water and Wastewater Company, has said no water outage or rationing is on the agenda despite the 25-percent increase in the capital city’s water consumption in the Q1 of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-June 20), IRIB reported.

  • water 2020-06-06 15:02

    Water consumption in Iran rises 35% following coronavirus outbreak

    TEHRAN – Water consumption in Iran has increased by 35 percent following the coronavirus outbreak in the country, IRNA reported, quoting Deputy Energy Minister for Water and Wastewater Affairs.

  • آبیاری 2019-09-02 19:20

    Iranian product cuts agricultural water usage by half

    TEHRAN- Researchers at the International University of Imam Khomeini have manufactured a product, capable of reducing water consumption in farms by 20 to 50 percent.

  • Expert predicts Iran to meet period of wet spells 2019-01-08 09:52

    Expert predicts Iran to meet period of wet spells

    TEHRAN – Statistics show that Iran’s weather patterns are changing toward entering a period of consecutive rainy days, but given the country’s climate characteristic constantly experiencing intense wet and dry spells, it is necessary to prevent high water consumption, faculty member of the Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands has said.

  • Graywater reuse, sustainable solution to water scarcity 2018-12-09 21:45

    Graywater reuse, a sustainable solution to water scarcity

    TEHRAN – While graywater is being reused in many countries as a solution to minimize the deficit between demand and supply of water, it has not been yet operational in Iran due to high costs of wastewater treatment and a lack of proper equipment, an official with the Water and Wastewater Company affiliated to the Ministry of Energy has said.

  • Wood chips supersedes green grass in Tehran 2018-10-03 23:59

    Wood chips supersedes green grass in Tehran

    TEHRAN – While planting grass in green spaces has been banned due to the high costs and water consumption, a new design of wood chips is piloted in the capital to be implemented in other areas, YJC reported on Wednesday.

  • ‘Dirt cheap’ water in Iran causes thoughtless overconsumption: official 2018-07-16 09:17

    ‘Dirt cheap’ water in Iran causes thoughtless overconsumption: official

    TEHRAN — Water is dirt cheap in Iran, an official with the Department of Environment said, regretting that no one seems to care about water economy and this is the driver of the nation’s thoughtless overconsumption.