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JUN 23 2017

ONGC says extraction works not detrimental to environment in Tamil Nadu

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Trichy, 23rd June 2017 Published on : 23rd June 2017
  • Created:Fri 23rd JUN 2017

  State-owned petroleum explorer Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has denied rumours its oil exploration works in Tamil Nadu were affecting the groundwater condition. ...

JUN 23 2017

RIL-BP withdraw gas price arbitration against Indian govt

  • Our Bureau, The Hindu Business Line / New Delhi, 23rd June 2017 Published on : 23rd June 2017
  • Created:Fri 23rd JUN 2017

  Reliance Industries Limited and BP have withdrawn the gas price arbitration with the Indian government. In an emailed response to BusinessLine, BP said, "Yes. The Gas Price ...

JUN 23 2017

India's LNG-led gas market may grow over 6 times by 2030: Royal Dutch Shell

  • Shine Jacob, Business Standard / New Delhi, 23rd June 2017 Published on : 23rd June 2017
  • Created:Fri 23rd JUN 2017

  Global oil major Royal Dutch Shell says that India may see at least six times growth in Indian gas market by 2030 from the current levels. It adds that liquefied natural gas (LNG) ...

JUN 23 2017

WCL CMD RR Mishra gets additional charge as Coal India Director

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata, 23rd June 2017 Published on : 23rd June 2017
  • Created:Fri 23rd JUN 2017

  Chairman-cum-managing director of Western Coalfields Limited (WCL), Rajiv R Mishra has been assigned additional charge of director (personnel and IR) of Coal India Limited (CIL) ...

JUN 23 2017

Jharia coalfield fire: Indian Railways to run more trains as an alternative

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 23rd June 2017 Published on : 23rd June 2017
  • Created:Fri 23rd JUN 2017

   The railways is exploring possibility of running some more trains as an alternative arrangement in the wake of closure of Dhanbad- Chandrapura train line due to Jharia ...

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

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 21 2017

7 petrol pumps sealed for tampered meters in Mumbai

  • Gargi Verma, ETEnergyWorld / Mumbai, 21st June 2017 Published on : 21st June 2017
  • Created:Wed 21st JUN 2017

  Over the past three days, Thane Crime Branch has raided nine petrol pumps which showed a false reading to customers while pumping less fuel than has been paid for. The Thane ...

JUN 21 2017

India asks Qatar to invest in power plants as condition for LNG deals

  • Bureau, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 21st June 2017 Published on : 21st June 2017
  • Created:Wed 21st JUN 2017

  India on Tuesday said it would sign future long-term liquefied natural gas (LNG) purchase deals with Qatar if only Doha agrees to acquire stakes in the South Asian nation's power ...

JUN 21 2017

IndianOils LPG import terminal to help reduce refill backlog in Kerala

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 21st June 2017 Published on : 21st June 2017
  • Created:Wed 21st JUN 2017

  Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), the nation’s largest fuel retailer, today said its upcoming expand LPG (LPG) import terminal at Kochi will help reduce the backlog for LPG ...

JUN 21 2017

After "Give it UP" on LPG subsidy, its time to give up polluting fuels

  • Bureau, ETEnergyWorld / 21st June 2017 Published on : 21st June 2017
  • Created:Wed 21st JUN 2017

  When Prime Minister NarendraModi made an impassioned appeal to Indians to voluntarily ‘give up’ LPG subsidy, it resonated deeply with the citizens. A year after the ...

JUN 21 2017

Chinese firm inks deal with Adani, to invest $300 million in Gujarat

  • IANS, ETEnergyWorld / Beijing, 21st June 2017 Published on : 21st June 2017
  • Created:Wed 21st JUN 2017

  India's Adani Group inked a deal with East Hope Group, one of China's largest companies, which will invest over $300 million to set up a manufacturing unit for solar power ...

JUN 21 2017

India seeks Qatar investment, gas deal to revive power plants

  • Reuters, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 21st June 2017 Published on : 21st June 2017
  • Created:Wed 21st JUN 2017

  India is ready to sign long-term gas purchase deals with Qatar provided that Doha agrees to acquire stakes in power plants which have been hit by gas shortages, oil minister ...