Zangeneh: Gas output rise in near future

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh said the country would soon break the record of 1,000 million cubic meters of gas output per day. Speaking to reporters on Saturday evening following a meeting with professors of the universities which have signed deals with the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) for carrying out studies on oil and gas fields, Oil Minister Zangeneh was quoted by SHANA as saying that a new production record would be registered in Azadegan in the near future as Tehran University is to fulfill its commitment for EOR studies in the field.