Kochi, May 17
The bunker industry has been making rapid strides and the growth is expected to exceed 20 per cent next year in Kochi which offers a single window operation with lowest rate of taxes for the job. »
Guwahati, May 16
Assam Government has prohibited strike by employees of oil sector in the state through a notification under the Essential Services Maintenance (Assam) Act.
A government release he...
New Delhi, May 12
The electronic auction for Power System Development Fund support to stranded gas-based power plants for using imported natural gas to fire up their units began on Tuesday.
May 11, 2015
Towards the end of last month, entrepreneur Elon Musk, whose Tesla Motors is known for its electric vehicles, made a highly-anticipated foray into a new area: energy storage systems. He launche...
New Delhi, May 8
A parliamentary panel has said the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2014, which seeks a segregation of carriage (distribution) and content (electricity supply), does not address the needs of consumer...
New Delhi, May 7
A parliamentary panel has said that the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2014, which seeks a segregation of carriage (distribution) and content (electricity supply), does not address the need of cons...
New Delhi, May 6
The major portion of the decrease in refinery transfer price of petrol and diesel has been passed on to the consumers, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmen...
Bengaluru, May 4
Power-starved Karnataka is set for capacity addition to the tune of 2,300 MW. “It is being done by Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd at a cost of ₹16,000 crore,” M Maheshwar Rao, Managing Director,...
New Delhi, May 17
Policy and not product availability is proving a hindrance for the ethanol blended fuel programme of the Government. To achieve the target of 5 per cent ethanol blending with petrol, it...
New Delhi, May 16
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is planning to hold countrywide demonstrations on Sunday to protests against the petrol price hike.
This is part of the party’s call to all its units t...
New Delhi, May 14
Efforts should be increased to meet the 175 GW of renewable energy generation capacity by 2019-20, said the Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy Minister, Piyush Goyal, on Thursday. »
Hyderabad, May 11
The use of RLNG has the potential to light up about 9000 MW of stranded power plants in the country, according to a Crisil report.
The e-auction for allocation of imported re-gasified liq...
New Delhi, May 11
Bankers reluctant to provide guarantee fearing project viability
New Delhi, May 8
Technical bids by gas-based power plants seeking PSDF (Power System Development Fund) support for using imported natural gas were opened on May 8, paving the way for the financial round of the auct...
Hyderabad, May 7
Sterling and Wilson, part of Shapoorji Pallonji Group, has been awarded with the contract of setting up a 50-MW solar power plant by NTPC near Kadiri, Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh.
New Delhi, May 6
The Government today said it is aware of pilferages in the petroleum sector and will come out with a marketing plan to stop it through technological intervention. “We are aware about the leakages...
New Delhi, May 3
The Oil Ministry wants UK’s BP plc to furnish a bank guarantee and an undertaking that it will meet the minimum investment requirement for getting a licence to retail jet fuel to airlines in India...