Minister of Energy



  • صحن مجلس 2017-10-29 16:15

    Rouhani’s picks win confidence vote

    TEHRAN, Oct. 29 (MNA) – The two picks proposed by President Rouhani to Parliament for acquiring the positions of science minister and energy minister managed to win the parliament vote to get the posts.

  • پیام دکتر روحانی رئیس جمهوری 2017-10-21 15:12

    Rouhani names energy, science min. candidates  

    TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has introduced to the parliament his candidates for the two posts of minister of energy and minister of science, research and technology.

  • خطوط انتقال برق 2017-09-12 20:19

    Iran to rebuild Syrian power plants

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Acting Energy Minister Mahmoudi told Syrian Electricity Minister Kharboutli that Iran’s efforts to rebuild energy infrastructures in Syria is for the welfare of the Syrian people.

  • Iran-Indonesia 2017-08-06 17:11

    Tehran, Jakarta opt for stronger economic ties

    TEHRAN, Aug. 06 (MNA) – Iran’s energy minister has called for reinvigoration of economic ties between Iran and Indonesia.

  • چیت چیان در سمنان 2017-08-06 09:31

    Iran, Tajikistan to hold joint commission within months

    TEHRAN, Aug. 06 (MNA) – In a meeting with his Tajik counterpart, Iran’s energy minister reported on holding a joint commission between the two countries in the months to come.

  • سفر حمید چیت چیان وزیر نیرو به استان کرمان 2017-07-28 11:16

    By: Mohsen Rajabpour

    Region's largest Solar Farm in Kerman province

    TEHRAN, Jul. 28 (MNA) – Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian attended a ceremony on Thursday, where the officials from a Swiss-German venture marked the completion of the Mokran Solar Power Complex in the Iranian southeastern province of Kerman.

  • افتتاح نیروگاه سد رودبار الیگودرز با حضور حمید چیت چیان وزیر نیرو 2017-05-26 22:57

    Power plant opened by energy min.

    KHORRAMABAD, May. 26 (MNA) – Iran's Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian opened the power plant of Roudbar Aligoudarz Dam in Iranian western province of Lorestan.

  • آیت‌الله هاشمی رفسنجانی در قاب تصویر 2017-01-09 10:58

    Ministers, officials offer condolences over Rafsanjani’s passing

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – A number of Iranian ministers and officials have expressed condolences for ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani’s demise in separate messages.

  • MA2.Armenia.jpg 2016-12-06 12:29

    Iran-Armenia Joint Economic Commission wraps up in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (MNA) – The 14th Iran-Armenia Joint Economic Commission session, which aimed to boost bilateral trade turnover, came to an end on Monday in the Iranian capital of Tehran.

  • اوپک 2016-11-30 13:51

    Mins. optimistic about Wed. OPEC meeting

    VIENNA, Nov. 30 (MNA) – The 171st meeting of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has kicked off in Vienna with a general optimism voiced by ministers for reaching an agreement.

  • چیت چیان در ژاپن 2016-11-26 12:04


    Iran to play ‘crucial’ role in global energy security

    TOKYO, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian said the country as the owner of the largest fossil energy resources, plays a crucial role in providing global energy security.

  • chitchian 2016-11-26 09:11

    Iran joins World Energy Charter

    TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – The Islamic Republic of Iran officially signed up to World Energy Charter on Friday during the visit of Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian to Japan.

  • حمید چیت چیان وزیر نیرو 2016-11-23 18:07

    Iran ready to Supply Slovenia’s energy demand

    TEHRAN, Nov. 23 (MNA) – Energy Minister Chitchian has announced Iran’s readiness to cooperate with Slovenia in the energy sector as well as in industrial agricultural production.

  • electricity 2016-11-06 14:33

    Intl. electricity expo. underway in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) – Iran's 16th International Electricity Exhibition (IEE) was opened in Tehran on Saturday at the attendance of the Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian.

  • پرچم ایران و جمهوری چک 2016-10-18 21:50

    Iran, Czech call for further power coop.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 18 (MNA) – Iran’s energy minister has called for further partnership of Czech Republic in Iran’s power projects, particularly in construction of incineration plants.

  • شبکه برق 2016-10-14 16:07

    Iran to import 500MW electricity from Russia

    TEHRAN, Oct. 14 (MNA) – The completion of two new projects provides the needed infrastructure for Iran-Russia electricity exchange, according to Iranian officials.

  •     2016-09-27 15:20


    Strategic water reserves to amount to 70bn cm

    TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – Deputy-minister of energy has said country’s strategic water reserves are predicted to amount 79bn cubic meters by the end of Sixth Development Plan.

  • ایران و دانمارک 2016-09-24 13:26

    Iran, Denmark ready to boost water, power coop.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 24 (MNA) – Iran’s energy minister has called for increased presence of Denmark in various Iranian water and electricity projects.

  • h-h-h-95-tafgh-iio-95-(1)_1.jpg 2016-08-08 15:40

    Iran inks water treatment agreement with S Korea

    TEHRAN, Aug. 08 (MNA) – Iran's deputy minister of energy for water and wastewater Rahim Meidani said Iran experiencing 15 consecutive years of drought, signed new cooperation agreements with South Korea in the field of water and waste reduction.

  • دریاچه ارومیه 2016-07-29 02:20

    Lake Urmia now harboring 3bn cubic meters of water

    TEHRAN, Jul. 29 (MNA) – A Ministry of Energy official has said Lake Urmia water absorption has now exceeded 3bn cubic meters.

  • chitchian 2016-07-15 12:29

    Positive prospect for Iran-UK relations after Brexit

    TEHRAN, Jul. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s Energy Minister, Chitchian, who is visiting London for water and energy talks, said that even the new British cabinet enhances the bright prospect of Tehran-London relations.

  • lon 2016-07-13 12:03

    UKEF, Iran’s Energy Ministry ink MoU

    TEHRAN, Jul. 13 (MNA) – UK Export Finance (UKEF) and Iran’s Ministry of Energy signed a cooperation agreement on Tuesday in London over financing Iranian water and energy projects.

  • 02-AK2 Takhtravanchi.jpg 2016-07-12 20:58

    Iran, Romania resolved to develop bilateral ties

    TEHRAN, Jul. 12 (MNA) – Visiting Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Majid Takht Ravanchi has met with Romanian Economy Minister Costin Borc.

  • chitchian 2016-07-12 09:10

    Iran’s Chitchian in London for water, energy talks

    TEHRAN, Jul. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian heading a delegation arrived in London Mon. night for talks on attracting investment and finding ways to develop bilateral water and energy cooperation.

  • کراپ‌شده - سد آتاترک 2016-06-29 15:48

    Turkish GAP projects ‘bane of environment’

    TEHRAN, Jun. 29 (MNA) – A civil society of 1550 Iranian citizens have written to the UN believing Turkish huge dam projects over Tigris and Euphrates had contributed devastatingly to severe droughts in the downstream regions in Iraq and Syria.

  • Iran Russia.jpg 2016-06-18 16:19

    Tehran-Moscow trade value increases by 69%

    TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) – Russian energy minister said Iran-Russia value of trade has increased this year compared to the same period in 2015.

  • چیت چیان 2016-06-04 12:56

    Iran ready to join European power grid

    TEHRAN, Jun. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian has announced the country’s readiness to join the electricity grid of Europe.

  • چیت چیان نیرو 2016-04-23 20:26

    Swedish firms to work in Iran’s power sector

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Iran’s minister of energy has said two Swedish tech companies will participate in Iran’s power sector in framework of knowledge and technology transfer deals.

  • russia 2016-03-15 09:40

    Iran, Russia ink power deal

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s energy minister has announced reaching of an agreement with two Russian companies on building power houses in Iran.

  •     2016-02-27 08:05

    Post-sanctions Iran signed, sealed in marathon Colombo session

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – The 11th round of Iran-Sri Lanka Talks, first round in times post-JCPOA, has been a marathon of one-day hectic negotiations to hit wider agreements in diverse fields.