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OCT 19 2018

Oil refiners profit will fall on high crude prices: RIL

  • ET Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 19th October 2018 Published on : 19th October 2018
  • Created:Fri 19th OCT 2018

  Crude oil prices will remain high in the near term, while petrol supply will increase globally, which will reduce the profit a refiner makes from producing fuel, Reliance ...

OCT 19 2018

ONGC, Bharat Petroleum offer to desilt water channels

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld /Thanjavur, 19th October 2018 Published on : 19th October 2018
  • Created:Fri 19th OCT 2018

  Oil and Natural Gas Organisation (ONGC) and Bharat Petroleum have offered to fund desilting 213 km of irrigation channelsin Papanasam, Kumbakonam and Thirvidai Maruthu taluks in the ...

OCT 19 2018

India set to step up efforts to recover tax dues from Cairn

  • Gireesh Chandra Prasad , Live Mint /New Delhi, 19th October 2018 Published on : 19th October 2018
  • Created:Fri 19th OCT 2018

  India is planning to seek the British government’s assistance under a bilateral tax treaty to recover disputed tax dues from energy firm Cairn Energy Plc, a government ...

OCT 19 2018

Pradhan woos investors to build phase II of strategic petroleum reserves programme

  • Our Bureau , The Hindu Business Line /New Delhi, 19th October 2018 Published on : 19th October 2018
  • Created:Fri 19th OCT 2018

  The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has initiated roadshows to seek interest from private companies willing to build the next phase of strategic crude oil ...

OCT 19 2018

Big relief: Petrol, diesel prices cut for the first time in two months on softer crude

  • FE Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 19th October 2018 Published on : 19th October 2018
  • Created:Fri 19th OCT 2018

  Oil marketing companies on Thursday reduced the prices of petrol and diesel, for the first time in over two months, citing a drop in their cost of production. Petrol price was cut ...

OCT 19 2018

E-car sales plunge 40% in FY18

  • PTI , The Hindu Business Line /Mumbai, 19th October 2018 Published on : 19th October 2018
  • Created:Fri 19th OCT 2018

  Despite the massive government push towards electric mobility, e-car sales plunged 40 per cent to a low of 1,200 units in FY18 over FY17, while e-two-wheeler sales zoomed 138 per ...

OCT 18 2018

Crisis in making: Coal shortage shuts 10,500 MW power plants amid rising demand

  • FE Bureau , Financial Express /New Delhi, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  A sudden rise in electricity demand in the wake of inadequate coal supply is precariously pushing power plants towards outages. According to government data, more than 10,500 MW of ...

OCT 18 2018

We expect to take up a solar power project in Tanzania in the near future: MEA

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  India and Tanzania on Tuesday decided to expand cooperation in areas of blue economy, cyber security, trade and investment and exploration of mineral ...

OCT 18 2018

Andhra Pradesh conserving power worth Rs 1,000 cr annually by energy efficiency: Govt official

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  The Andhra Pradesh government is conserving 2,000 million units (mu) of power and saving about Rs 1,000 crore annually by promoting energy efficiency initiatives for the last three ...

OCT 18 2018

ABB wins Rs 115 crore transformer order from Indian Railways

  • ETEnergyWorld , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  ABB, a Switzerland-based heavy electrical equipment and automation company, has won an order of about Rs 115 crore from Indian Railways’ Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) for ...

OCT 18 2018

New CESC demerger plan may still unlock value for investors

  • Jwalit Vyas , ETEnergyWorld /Mumbai, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  The clarity on Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation (CESC) demerger timeline and creation of two separate listed entities in addition to the existing listed entity removes ...

OCT 18 2018

Tangedco breathes easy as imported coal arrives at port

  • B Sivakumar , ETEnergyWorld /Chennai, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  Due to increase in coal supply, power generation by Tangedco units has increased. It touched 3500MW on Monday evening.   This has helped Tangedco meet a power ...

OCT 18 2018

Banks back revised JSW offer for Bhushan Power and Steel

  • Mohit Bhalla , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  More than two-thirds of lenders to bankrupt Bhushan Power and Steel on Tuesday voted in favour of a revised offer by JSW Steel, turning on the heat in a contest for an asset that is ...

OCT 18 2018

Sekura Energy to pick stake in four Essel transmission projects

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld /Mumbai, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  Edelweiss Infrastructure fund- backed Sekura Energy on Tuesday signed an agreement to acquire stake in two operating and two under-construction power transmission assets from Essel ...

OCT 18 2018

NTPC may bid for 8-9 stressed private power companies

  • ETBureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  State-run NTPC, India’s biggest power producer, is gearing up to bid for 8,000-10,000 mw of stressed private power projects when they are moved to the bankruptcy court. The ...

OCT 18 2018

Karnataka CM writes to Goyal on coal shortage in thermal plants

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld /Bengaluru, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  Citing acute shortage of coal in thermal power plants in Karnataka, chief minister H D Kumaraswamy has urged Union Coal Minister Piyush Goyal to ensure adequate supply to the ...

OCT 18 2018

First stubble-to-coal plant misses deadline

  • Bharat Khanna , ETEnergyWorld /Bhatinda, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  The start of a biomass plant, which will convert paddy and wheat residue into bio-coal, has fallen four months behind schedule due to a delay in the ...

OCT 18 2018

Coal shortage hits power sector again; how India can get its production right

  • Anil Swarup , Financial Express /New Delhi, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  The power plants are running short on fuel in the country. No, this is not 2014. It is 2018. There is coal shortage. Yet again. There were as many as 26 power plants that are ...

OCT 18 2018

Karnataka raises alarm on coal shortage

  • Anil Urs , The Hindu Business Line /Bengaluru, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  Karnataka, which has a healthy mix of solar, wind, thermal and hydro power generation, has suddenly found 1,500 MW of wind energy drying up.   This fall in wind ...

OCT 18 2018

Pradhan woos investors to build phase II of strategic petroleum reserves programme

  • Our Bureau , The Hindu Business Line /New Delhi, 18th October 2018 Published on : 18th October 2018
  • Created:Thu 18th OCT 2018

  The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has initiated roadshows to seek interest from private companies willing to build the next phase of strategic crude oil ...