Isfahan, April 9, IRNA - IRI Science Minister said here Wednesday production of solar energy is among top priorities in his affiliated ministry's agenda.
Referring to Supreme Leader's nomination of current (Iranian) year (1388, started on March 20th) as Year for Improving the Consumption Pattern, the Science, Research and Technology Minister Parviz Zahedi, who is visiting Shadegan Township in Isfahan Province as the special envoy of the president, announced the news at the Administrative Council of Shadegan.
He added, "The Ministry of Science, Research and Technology has taken advantage of the facilities at the disposal of the other ministries, too, in efforts aimed at producing this clean energy."
Zahedi also said that his affiliated ministry has commissioned the technical engineering faculties of the country's universities to initiate ways to economize on energy usage and to seek best methods for manufacturing double fuel engines.
The Minister of Science, Research and Technology said that the annual event marking the anniversary of Iran's mastering of the peaceful nuclear technology, whose first and second year celebrations were held respectively in Holy Mash'had and in Natanz would this year be held in Isfahan.
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