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SEP 21 2018

Niti Aayog releases draft model concession agreement for electric vehicles

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  Government think tank Niti Aayog has come out with a Model Concession Agreement (MCA) document for introducing electric-bus fleet in cities for public transportation on ...

SEP 21 2018

Government may team up with private companies to operate electric buses in cities

  • ET Bureau, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  The government may soon start operating electric buses in partnership with private players as it looks to improve public transport and reduce pollution.   Niti ...

SEP 21 2018

MSEDCL plans to set up 500 electric vehicle charging stations

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld /Nagpur, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  State-run power utility MSEDCL plans to set up 500 electric vehicle charging stations across Maharashtra to encourage use of green energy by automobiles, an official said ...

SEP 21 2018

Launching EVs in India not a viable business case right now: Mercedes

  • PTI, Live Mint /New Delhi, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  German carmaker Mercedes-Benz does not yet see a “viable business case” to launch electric vehicles in India due to lack of clear policy and incentives to sell such ...

SEP 21 2018

No more discounts on card payment charges at petrol pumps

  • Kalpana Phatak, Live Mint /Mumbai, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

Oil marketing companies (OMCs) are looking to wind down discounts on fuel purchased via electronic means, three people aware of the plans said, more than a month after they trimmed such ...

SEP 21 2018

Maharashtra may hike liquor price so as to cut taxes on petrol, diesel: Official

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld /Mumbai, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  The Maharashtra government is considering increasing excise duty on Indian-made foreign liquor (IMFL), so as to create some fiscal space for slashing the tax on petrol and diesel, ...

SEP 21 2018

Vedanta Resources to ink deals for 41 oil and gas blocks on October 1

  • Shine Jacob, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  Ending the confusion over signing deals under the Open Acreage Licensing (OALP-I), London Stock Exchange-listed Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta Resources has received shareholder and board ...

SEP 21 2018

While high oil prices roil you, govt, oil companies are getting richer

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  In some cities, petrol prices have crossed Rs 90 to a litre. It’s going up because the rupee has depreciated sharply against the dollar, while crude prices have risen steadily ...

SEP 21 2018

India engages with US to ensure energy security amid Iran sanctions

  • Reuters, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  India is engaged with the United States and other stakeholders to ensure its energy security and national interest, the foreign ministry spokesman said on Thursday, as Washington is ...

SEP 21 2018

Centre working to combat fuel price hike: HPCL chairman

  • ANI, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) Chairman Mukesh K. Surana has said that the Centre is working towards increasing local production of oil and gas with an aim to combat ...

SEP 21 2018

Petrol price hiked again; reaches new record of Rs 82.22 in Delhi

  • ETEnergyWorld , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  Oil Marketing Companies hiked the retail prices of petrol across the country on Friday while keeping diesel prices unchanged.   Petrol price in the national ...

SEP 21 2018

Oil goes high, government gets richer: Know about the method that makes fuel costlier

  • ET Online, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  In some cities, petrol prices have crossed Rs 90 to a litre. It's going up because the rupee has depreciated sharply against the dollar, while crude prices have risen steadily for ...

SEP 21 2018

Chennai Petroleum cancels Iran oil imports

  • Reuters, ETEnergyWorld / 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  India's Chennai Petroleum will stop processing Iranian crude oil from October to keep its insurance coverage once new sanctions by the United States against Iran go into effect, ...

SEP 21 2018

India set to pay for Iranian oil using rupees from November: Sources

  • Reuters, ETEnergyWorld / 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  India will settle payments for Iranian oil using rupees through local banks starting in November as US sanctions will make it difficult to settle trades through European banks, two ...

SEP 21 2018

Power min skirts Rs 1k-cr coal scam; talks of HC stay order

  • Siddharth Prabhakar, ETEnergyWorld /Chennai, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  A day after an anti-corruption NGO blew the whistle on a Rs 1,000-crore domestic coal over-invoicing scam in state discom Tangedco, state electricity minister P Thangamani blamed it ...

SEP 21 2018

Coal India supplies 30% more coal to Tamil Nadu for meeting demand

  • Debjoy Sengupta, ETEnergyWorld /Kolkata, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  Coal India has decided to supply 16 goods train full of coal to Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco) every day as demand for power in the state has ...

SEP 21 2018

Negative outlook for coal-based thermal power plants: India Ratings

  • ETEnergyWorld , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  Coal-based thermal power plants are likely to suffer due to the twin issues of lower power demand from distribution companies and coal availability. However, the broad outlook is ...

SEP 21 2018

Meghalaya babus allowing illegal coal mining: Wildlife group

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld /Shilong, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  A wildlife and environment protection group in Meghalaya's Jaintia Hills districts has urged the state government to initiate criminal proceedings against officials allegedly ...

SEP 21 2018

In a first, IL&FS; group's Tamil Nadu thermal power unit taken to NCLT

  • Dev Chatterjee, ETEnergyWorld /Mumbai, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  Bankruptcy proceedings have been instituted for the first time against an IL&FS group company, a Tamil Nadu-based thermal power unit. Lenders to the entity have taken it to the ...

SEP 21 2018

Rural women spin success tales with solar charkha

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld /Surat, 21th September 2018 Published on : 21th September 2018
  • Created:Fri 21st SEP 2018

  A strong stench of country-made liquor wafts through the air as one moves in certain areas of Dhanori, around 20 km from Navsari. Few women were also seen stealthily selling liquor ...