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APR 19 2018

CBI arrests Diamond Power promoters in Rs 2,654 cr bank fraud

  • Our Bureau, The Hindu Business Line / Ahmedabad, 19th April 2018 Published on : 19th April 2018
  • Created:Thu 19th APR 2018

  The three promoters of Vadodara-based Diamond Power and Infrastructure Ltd(DPIL), who have been charged for defrauding 11 public and private sector banks of over Rs 2,654 crore, ...

APR 19 2018

Clean energy sector misses capacity target for second consecutive year

  • G Balachandar, The Hindu Business Line / Chennai, 19th April 2018 Published on : 19th April 2018
  • Created:Thu 19th APR 2018

  The renewable energy sector has missed its capacity addition target for the second year in a row. Against the target of 14,450 MW for 2017-18, the new capacity addition from ...

APR 19 2018

States looking at getting discoms/SEBs to compensate consumers for power outages must fix the right penalty amount

  • The Financial Express, The Financial Express / New Delhi, 19th April 2018 Published on : 19th April 2018
  • Created:Thu 19th APR 2018

  The Delhi government has proposed a policy that will make it mandatory for discoms to compensate for unscheduled power outage. As per a report in The Times of India, unscheduled ...

APR 19 2018

Good news for Delhi residents: Policy to make discoms pay consumers for power cuts gets Kejriwal government go-ahead

  • FE Online, The Financial Express / New Delhi, 19th April 2018 Published on : 19th April 2018
  • Created:Thu 19th APR 2018

  Citizens residing in the national capital are set for major relief from the unscheduled power cuts with the Aam Aadmi Party government giving its approval to a policy that ...

APR 18 2018

Sun Mobility opens swappable battery station for two, three wheelers in Bluru

  • ETAuto, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  Chetan Maini-led Sun Mobility on Tuesday launched a swappable battery station for two and three-wheeler electric vehicles at its brand new 47,500 sq. ft. technology development ...

APR 18 2018

ONGC Videsh files arbitration claim against Sudan over unpaid oil dues

  • Nidhi Verma, Live Mint / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  The foreign acquisition unit of Oil and Natural Gas Corp. Ltd’s (ONGC) has filed an arbitration claim against the government of Sudan in a London court, a company official ...

APR 18 2018

Oil India commissions 52.5-MW wind energy project

  • Our Bureau, The Hindu Business Line / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  Oil India Ltd has commissioned a 52.5-MW commercial wind energy project developed partly in Gujarat and partly in Madhya Pradesh. A company statement said that another 500-KW ...

APR 18 2018

Ola in talks with government to roll out e-autos on Hyderabad roads

  • Sarthak G, ETEnergyWorld / Hyderabad, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  Cab aggregator Ola is contemplating rolling out battery-fitted electric three-wheelers in the city in the next one year as part of its pan India project -- ‘Mission: ...

APR 18 2018

India-US move ahead on strategic energy partnership

  • Utpal Bhaskar, Live Mint / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  The US may collaborate with India on its crude oil reserve programme as part of a strategic energy partnership that covers sectors such as oil and gas, power, renewable energy and ...

APR 18 2018

Statoil eyes partnership with ONGC to re-enter Indias hydrocarbon space

  • Utpal Bhaskar, Live Mint / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  Norway’s Statoil ASA may enter India’s upstream hydrocarbon space in partnership with state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC) for deep-water exploration, said a top ...

APR 18 2018

Maharashtra: Congress, NCP back protests against Ratnagiri oil refinery

  • Abhiram Ghadyalpatil, Live Mint / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  Political opposition to the proposed refinery and petrochemicals complex in Maharashtra’s Ratnagiri district is set to grow with the Congress and Nationalist Congress Party ...

APR 18 2018

ONGC promoted skill development institute achieves 100 percent placement

  • ANI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  The Skill Development Institute (SDI) Ahmedabad, promoted by Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) in association with other oil PSUs, has secured 100 percent placement for its ...

APR 18 2018

Diversify energy basket: US to India

  • Our Bureau, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  India should break out from its lure of cheap renewable power and focus on reliable supply from all sources, US Energy Secretary Rick Perry said, emphasising that energy is the key ...

APR 18 2018

CIL ops unaffected by protest call by CITU: Govt

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  To ensure smooth operations, CIL management put a multi-pronged plan into action at all company mines in the wake of yesterday's protest call given by trade union CITU against ...

APR 18 2018

Adani ports inks pact with IOC for LNG regasification at Dhamra

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) said it has entered into a pact with Indian Oil Corporation to provide LNG regasification services at its import terminal in ...

APR 18 2018

India probes dumping of EVA sheets for solar modules by 5 nations

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  India has initiated a probe into the alleged dumping of EVA sheets used in solar cell industry, imported from China, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, South Korea and Thailand. The ...

APR 18 2018

SC decision in ReNew Power case a major positive: Solar industry body

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  The latest judgment by Supreme Court that set aside the cancellation of a Power Purchase Agreement signed by Madhya Pradesh government with Renewable energy producer ReNew Power is ...

APR 18 2018

Azure Power commissions 40 MW solar plant in Uttar Pradesh

  • Bureau, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  Azure Power, New Delhi-based solar power producer, today announced it has commissioned a 40 Megawatt (MW) solar power plant in Uttar Pradesh. The solar project, auctioned by ...

APR 18 2018

Gujarat cancels 500 MW solar auction results, rebidding likely

  • Kaavya Chandrasekaran, ETEnergyWorld / Bengaluru, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  Gujarat cancelled a solar project auction it held in end-March without assigning any reasons. Industry sources said this was because the state government felt the tariff quoted by ...

APR 18 2018

Delhiites may soon get money for unscheduled power cuts by discoms

  • IANS, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18th April 2018 Published on : 18th April 2018
  • Created:Wed 18th APR 2018

  Citizens would be compensated for unscheduled power cuts lasting longer than one hour, if a policy approved by the Delhi government on Tuesday gets a green signal from Lt. Governor ...