May 22 2013
Armenian Energy Minister stresses continued collaboration with Iran
Armenian Energy Minister Armen Movsisian underlined the need for
continued cooperation between his country and Iran, IRNA reported.
Movsisian, who also heads the Joint Armenia-Iran Cooperation
Commission told reporters that Armenia will continue purchasing gas
Ë?Purchase of gas from Iran takes place in accordance with barter deal
on swap of ArmenianË?s electricity with IranË?s gas,Ë? Movsisian said.
He noted that Armenia gives its electricity to Iran in lieu of
receiving IranË?s gas.
Armenian energy minister said that Iran-Armenia gas pipeline has great
capacities and making full use of the pipeline has been predicted for
Ë?Iran sells every 1,000 cubic meters of gas to Armenia at $370,Ë?
From: Emil Lazarian | Ararat NewsPress