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APR 19 2018

New directors join ONGC, Petronet LNG boards

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

  New directors on the boards of ONGC and Petronet LNG took charge on Wednesday. An ONGC statement said Sanjay Kumar Moitra has taken charge as Director (Onshore) while a Petronet LNG ...

APR 19 2018

Oil firms to observe Ujjwala Diwas

  • Staff Reporter, The Hindu / Coimbatore, 19th April 2018 Published on : 19th April 2018
  • Created:Thu 19th APR 2018

  The three public sector petroleum companies – Indian Oil Corporation, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum – will observe Ujjwala Diwas as part of the ‘Gram ...

APR 19 2018

Adani Gas hikes prices of CNG, PNG

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Ahmedabad, 19th April 2018 Published on : 19th April 2018
  • Created:Thu 19th APR 2018

  A day after state-run Gujarat Gas Limited (GGL) increased retail prices of domestic piped natural gas (PNG) and compressed natural gas (CNG), private sector city gas distribution ...

APR 19 2018

Sanjay Kumar Moitra takes charge as onshore director of ONGC

  • ANI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th April 2018 Published on : 19th April 2018
  • Created:Thu 19th APR 2018

  Sanjay Kumar Moitra on Wednesday took over charge of Director (Onshore) of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC). As Director (Onshore), he will look after oil and gas production ...

APR 19 2018

Power plants in Rajasthan face coal shortage

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Jaipur, 19th April 2018 Published on : 19th April 2018
  • Created:Thu 19th APR 2018

  Despite excess production capacity, the state is facing power shortage in the peak summer season due to scarcity of coal and breakdown of some generating units. Rajasthan Urja Nigam ...

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

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 17 2018

Adanis Dhamra LNG terminal to help supply gas to Bangladesh, Myanmar

  • Our Bureau, The Hindu Business Line / Mumbai, 17th April 2018 Published on : 17th April 2018
  • Created:Tue 17th APR 2018

  Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ) said its under-construction LNG regasification terminal at Dhamra port in Odisha will play a strategic role in supplying gas to ...

APR 17 2018

Success Story: Spurt in number of LPG applicants under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

  • Saurabh Kumar, The Financial Express / New Delhi, 17th April 2018 Published on : 17th April 2018
  • Created:Tue 17th APR 2018

  Just ahead of the Ujjwala Divas, which is celebrated on April 20, a big spurt has been reported in the number of applications for partially-free liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) ...

APR 17 2018

India to launch natural gas trading hub

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th April 2018 Published on : 17th April 2018
  • Created:Tue 17th APR 2018

  The government plans to launch a natural gas trading hub by October, creating an Indian gas benchmark which will spark a surge in consumption of the cleaner-burning fuel.  Oil ...

APR 17 2018

PNGRB to act as market regulator for natural gas trading hub

  • Bilal Abdi, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th April 2018 Published on : 17th April 2018
  • Created:Tue 17th APR 2018

  India’s downstream oil and gas regulator Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) is set to take up the role of the market regulator for the natural gas sector, when ...

APR 17 2018

Govt to auction 19 coal mines this quarter: coal secy Susheel Kumar

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th April 2018 Published on : 17th April 2018
  • Created:Tue 17th APR 2018

  After the cancellation of coal mines auction twice, the government is exploring certain relaxations for bidders and plans to put on sale 19 blocks in the current quarter, a top ...

APR 17 2018

Meghalaya CM Sangma meets Goyal, discusses coal mining ban issue

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Shilong, 17th April 2018 Published on : 17th April 2018
  • Created:Tue 17th APR 2018

  Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma today met Union Coal Minister Piyush Goyal in New Delhi and discussed the coal mining ban that has hit the northeastern state hard for the ...