Iran’s glorious return to world oil market following the implementation of the JCPOA was a new dawn for its oil Industry and a victory for Iran’s Ministry of petroleum diplomacy. As a matter of fact, petroleum Ministry card report is satisfactory.
It is important for Iran to have as much diversification of fuel basket as possible in transportation sector, due to high consumption of gasoline, then developing all kinds of Alt-Fuels reduces gasoline imports and consolidates civil fuel security. Iran should not ignore the other types of Alt-Fuels, but ought to use all potentials and capacities of Alt-Fuels according to a comprehensive and long term plan.
As Iran’s vast and significant resources of Solar, Wind, Geothermal and Biomass energies along with its special geopolitical location have made the country one of the best areas for investment in renewable energy. Despite various challenges, in renewable energy industry, Iranian government has strong commitment to diversifying its energy mix, and plans to produce 2020 .GW5 of renewable energy by
HSE would not be attainable by directives and notices and also by representing its problems and solutions, but an effective strategy to institutionalize HSE culture is the key alternative. Iranian Oil HSE managers should realize that HSE is a conscious choice not an obligation or order.
For onshore fields, security needs and leak detection operations are two main needs for gas and oil pipelines.
ROVs have facilitated the development of oil and gas resources in deeper water and have a number of benefits for oil companies.
Russian Center for Strategic assessment and Forecasts (CSAF), translated IRNA”s interview with “Nadali Bay”, Director of Iranian Naphtha Center for International & Strategic studies (NCISS) and Chief Editor of NaftEMA, on the prospect of Iran’s petrochemical industry in post-sanctions era into Russian and English , which were published in more than twenty Russian websites.
According to General policies on economy of resistance, following strategies are considered in Iran’s oil industry:
۱. Reducing Iran’s dependency to oil export revenues, ۲. Increasing added- value thorough complementing oil and gas value chain ۳. Keeping and developing oil and gas output capacity specifically in common oil and gas fields ۴. Energy consumption savings.
In a long term strategy, tourism industry can be replaced with oil income.
According to “chaos theory**”, OPEC, GECF and world oil market could not be excluded from it. It is not likely oil price will be balanced till ۲۰۱۷.
"In that scenario, we think that the oil market is likely to rebalance the old-fashioned way, with lower oil prices leading to stronger demand and weaker supply," he told CNBC's "Fast Money: Halftime Report."
With oil production still running ahead of demand, this would be an odd time for the world's low-cost producers to throw a lifeline to high-cost rivals.
Anyone who thinks that OPEC no longer controls market prices needs to think again. Anyone who thinks that U.S. shale producers are the new swing producers that are showing OPEC a thing or two needs an intervention of some kind.
Saudi officials insist the kingdom's oil production strategy is not aimed at putting U.S. shale producers out of business, a message that has been repeated to visiting U.S. policymakers.
Biofuels are returning to the political agenda in Europe as EU policymakers start to shape a strategy for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from transport after ۲۰۲۰. Biofuels producers continue to argue that they are an essential part of the solution, even as the low oil price puts an end to several cutting-edge projects, the European Commission prepares to publish a new report about indirect land-use change (ILUC) and some stakeholders urge a full focus on electrification. Sonja van Renssen investigates.
The Saudis may go public, OPEC’s in disarray, the U.S. is suddenly a global exporter, and shale drillers are seeking lifelines from investors as banks abandon them.