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SEP 20 2018

Indian refiners to pay Iran for oil in Rupee

  • Sanjeev Choudhary, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  Indian refiners will pay for oil from Iran in rupee, using UCO Bank and IDBI Bank, from November 4 when petroleum-related sanctions against the Islamic Republic take effect, ...

SEP 20 2018

High retail fuel prices hurting people, Nitin Gadkari says

  • Debjit Chakraborty, Live Mint /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  High retail fuel prices are prompting India to seek alternatives to curb crude imports and relieve the pressure on the rupee, according to Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, a ...

SEP 20 2018

2 lakh cooking gas connections, record 60 CNG dispensing stations; heres Indraprastha Gas big plan in FY19

  • PTI, The Financial Express, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  Indraprastha Gas, India’s biggest city gas retailer, plans to add a record 60 CNG dispensing stations and give piped cooking gas connections to at least 2 lakh households this ...

SEP 20 2018

Coal import scam: Adani group gets interim relief from DRI

  • PTI, The Financial Express, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  The Bombay High Court on Wednesday granted interim relief to the Adani group by restraining the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) from giving effect to the letters rogatory ...

SEP 20 2018

Coal supply crisis looms as thermal demand zooms

  • Tweash Mishra, The Business Line /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

   At least 14 power plants had super critical levels — less than four days — of coal stock as on September 17, while two thermal power plants had critical levels ...

SEP 20 2018

Government refutes Congress charges of favouring Adani Group

  • ET Bureau, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  The government has rubbished the accusations of ‘favouring’ the Adani group as alleged by the Congress party. Top sources in the government, requesting anonymity, said ...

SEP 20 2018

Tamil Nadu demands increased coal supply

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld /Chennai, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  Tamil Nadu on Tuesday reaffirmed its demand for increased supply of coal, besides urging the Centre to immediately operationalise Hosur Airport during the 28th Southern Zonal ...

SEP 20 2018

CIL likely to supply 16 rakes per day to Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld /Kolkata, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  Coal India Ltd (CI) has drawn up a plan to send 16 rakes per day to Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) in view of its increased demand for the dry fuel, ...

SEP 20 2018

Panel suggests pension cap for coal workers at Rs 45,000 per month

  • Debjoy Sengupta, ETEnergyWorld /Kolkata, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  A panel set up by the Coal Mines Provident Fund Organisation has recommended that the monthly pension for retired workers be capped at 45,000 because the poorly managed fund is ...

SEP 20 2018

SBI to raise $500 million in maiden green bond sale

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld /Mumbai, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

   The country's largest lender State Bank is in the international bond market to raise nearly $500 million in green bonds, making it the maiden issuance for the ...

SEP 20 2018

Maharashtra: Power demand peaks to 20,000 MW

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld /Pune, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd met the demand for 20,330 MW power on Saturday without any load curtailment, which is almost equal to the highest ever ...

SEP 20 2018

Tata Power, India Power Corp bid for Odisha discom

  • Sarith C Singh, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  Tata Power and Hemant Kanoria-controlled India Power Corporation Ltd have bid to acquire Odisha’s Central Electricity Supply Utility (CESU), being privatised again after 17 ...

SEP 20 2018

Power demand in Gujarat hits record 17,652 Mw

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  Increased demand in agriculture coupled with a rise in temperature has pushed up electricity consumption across Gujarat. The power demand in the state touched a record high of ...

SEP 20 2018

Cabinet approves Rs 3,466 crore package for dam safety and rehabilitation

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  The Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today approved a Rs 3,466 crore package for safety and rehabilitation and management of hydro power dams in the ...

SEP 20 2018

BSES energises 1,000 solar rooftop connections, number likely to cross 2,000 mark by year end

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

    Power discom BSES has brought over 1,000 consumers including the Lotus Temple and Maulana Azad Medical college in the list of rooftop solar connections in the city, a ...

SEP 20 2018

Renewable energy to power new transport department building in Goa

  • Nida Sayed, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

    In what could be Goa’s first government building to have solar, wind and hydel energy to power itself, the upcoming Parivahan Bhavan — the new transport ...

SEP 20 2018

New 300 Mw wind energy park to come up in Coimbatore

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

    A private renewable energy company has won a bid to set up a 300 Mw wind energy park in Coimbatore district. The Hyderabad-based Mytrah Energy won the bid, for which ...

SEP 20 2018

Jharkhand: Rebate soon on e-payment of power bill

  • Kelly Kislaya, ETEnergyWorld /Ranchi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  The Jharkhand Bijli Vitaran Nigam Ltd (JBVNL) will provide concession on electricity bills paid online.   A discount of up to Rs 250 or 1 per cent of the total ...

SEP 20 2018

Impose 50% solar tariff as penalty for not buying power: Developers to MNRE

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  Solar power developers have urged the power ministry to impose 50 per cent tariff penalty on distribution companies that are not buying clean power despite their purchase ...

SEP 20 2018

India banks to plan resolving $19 billion power sector debt on Thursday

  • George Smith Alexeder, Live Mint /Mumbai, 20th September 2018 Published on : 20th September 2018
  • Created:Thu 20th SEP 2018

  Lenders to India’s power industry are scheduled to meet on Thursday to discuss ways to resolve 1.4 trillion ($19.2 billion) of stressed assets that’s hobbling the ...