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JUN 23 2017

To salvage debt hit Mundra project, Tata Power offers 51% stake for nominal Re 1 to Gujarat PSU GUVNL

  • Anupam Chatterjee, The Financial Express / Mumbai, 23rd June 2017 Published on : 23rd June 2017
  • Created:Fri 23rd JUN 2017

  To salvage its debt-laden Mundra power project, pushed to a corner after the Supreme Court in April ruled out compensatory tariff of 40 paise per unit, Tata Power has offered a 51% ...

JUN 22 2017

Kerala to temporarily halt construction of IOCs LPG terminal after local protests

  • Nidheesh M.k, Live Mint / Bengaluru, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  Kerala will temporarily pause construction of a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) import terminal at an island off the coast of Kochi after local protests ended in a police action last ...

JUN 22 2017

200 held for opposing crude oil pipeline

  • Special Correspondent, The Hindu / Chennai, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  Nearly 200 people were arrested in Tiruvottiyur in north Chennai for blocking the Ennore Express Highway on Wednesday, while opposing the laying of the Chennai Petroleum Corporation ...

JUN 22 2017

IDCO issues show cause notice to IOCL

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Bhubhneshwar, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  The Odisha Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation (IDCO) has served a show cause notice to the Indian Oil Corporation, Paradip Refinery Project to explain its stand on ...

JUN 22 2017

Petronet in talks to buy stake in GSPC's Mundra LNG terminal

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  Petronet LNG Ltd, India's biggest importer of liquid gas, is in talks to buy 25 per cent stake in Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation's (GSPC) almost- complete Rs 4,500-crore Mundra ...

JUN 22 2017

BPCL seeks 70,000 tonnes petrol to plug supply gap

  • Reuters, ETEnergyWorld / Banglore, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  India's Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd is seeking gasoline in a rare move, due to a scheduled, month-long shutdown of a crude unit and a continuous catalytic reformer (CCR), sources said ...

JUN 22 2017

Petroleum products net exports slip 42 per cent on high home usage

  • Sanjeev Choudhary, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  Net export of petroleum products has fallen 42% in three years as domestic demand sharply rose for polluting fuel oil and and pet-coke as well as liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), the ...

JUN 22 2017

Congress team to visit coal belt today

  • Special Correspondent, The Hindu / peddapalli, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  Even as the indefinite strike in the Singareni Collieries Company Limited called by the Central trade unions entered the seventh day on Wednesday and is fizzling out with a steady ...

JUN 22 2017

Coal companies go slow on spending, 52% of targeted expenditure met

  • Jayajit Dash, The Hindu Business Line / Bhubhneshwar, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  The expenditures of three state-run coal companies - Coal India Ltd (CIL), Singareni Collieries Company Ltd (SCCL), and NLC Ltd (formerly Neyveli Lignite Corporation) - have fallen ...

JUN 22 2017

IREDA awaits RBI nod to issue green masala bonds

  • FE Bureau, The Financial Express / Mumbai, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) is waiting for the approval of the Reserve Bank of India to issue green masala bonds having a tenure of five years to raise ...

JUN 22 2017

GST on power equipment to cost Tamil Nadu power discomRs 500 crore

  • Siva Kumar, ETEnergyWorld / Chennai, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  From July 1, transformers as well as other power equipment will cost more for Tangedco as the goods and services tax rate for such equipment will rise to ...

JUN 22 2017

Indias increasing green growth

  • Bureau, Live Mint / 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  India is the fastest growing economy in the world. But how has it performed on green growth and energy efficiency? Electricity usage is an important indicator of energy efficiency, ...

JUN 22 2017

Chennai Metro to draw solar power, save 1.5 crore a year

  • M Ramesh, The Hindu Business Line / Chennai, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  The Chennai Metro Rail Ltd, a joint venture of the Central and Tamil Nadu governments, intends to install solar power plants at its stations and the Koyambedu maintenance depot to ...

JUN 22 2017

Record level of wind power produced in Gujarat on higher capacity

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Ahmedabad, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  On Tuesday, Gujarat saw its highest ever levels of power generation from wind energy, thanks to high wind velocities on its coast and steadily increasing generation capacity. Wind ...

JUN 22 2017

'Tamil Nadu Govt to set up solar panels atop Chennai Corpn buildings"c

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Chennai, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  Tamil Nadu government will setup solar panels atop Chennai Corporation buildings with the aim of tapping 88 lakh units of power potential.Municipal Administration Minister SP ...

JUN 22 2017

845 Megawatt capacity solar power plants installed across India: NTPC

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Washington, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

    New Delhi: The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) of India has recently revealed that India now hosts solar power capacity worth 845 MW, after the recent ...

JUN 22 2017

Govt advises RINL to foray into renewable energy, reduce dependence on fossil fuels

  • ET Bureau, ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  Union Minister of Power, New & Renewable Energy, PiyushGoyal has advised RINL to make a foray into solar and renewable energy to reduce dependence on fossil fuels to generate ...

JUN 22 2017

Ahead of Modi visit, US announces $7.5 million to advance India's power grid

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Washington, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  Ahead of Prime Minister NarendraModi's visit to the US, the Trump administration said today it will spend $7.5 million to help advance India's power grid, as part of the two ...

JUN 22 2017

Tap solar energy, Goyal tells RINL

  • Special Correspondent, The Hindu / Mumbai, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  The RashtriyaIspat Nigam Limited (RINL), corporate entity of the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (VSP), should foray into tapping solar energy and reduce dependence on fossil fuel, Union ...

JUN 22 2017

NHPC awards 50MW solar project order to L&T

  • PTI, Live Mint / New Delhi, 22nd June 2017 Published on : 22nd June 2017
  • Created:Thu 22nd JUN 2017

  State-run hydro power giant NHPC has awarded an order of Rs287.48 crore for setting up 50MW solar power capacities at Theni and Dindigul district of Tamil ...