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OCT 18 2017

India, Japan have discussed forward movement on LNG technologies: Pradhan

  • ANI, ETEnergyWorld / Tokyo, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan, who is currently on a visit to Japan, has said that both governments have taken their discussions of Liquefied ...

OCT 18 2017

Newest outpost for US crude exports: India

  • Reuters, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  India is set to emerge as a key market for American crude exports in coming months, as refineries in that country are ramping up "test" purchases of U.S. grades to diversify their ...

OCT 18 2017

Oil firms float country's biggest ethanol purchase tender

  • Ajay Modi, Business Standard / New Delhi, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  Oil marketing companies — IndianOil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum — have floated the country’s biggest ethanol procurement tender to buy 3.13 billion ...

OCT 18 2017

NCLT puts Nagarjuna Oils jinxed TN refinery project on the block

  • R Balaji, The Hindu Business line / Chennai, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  Nagarjuna Oil Corporation’s 6-million-tonnes-a-year refinery is on the block, with the National Company Law Tribunal-appointed Resolution Professional calling for Expressions ...

OCT 18 2017

Reliance Industries eyes selling US shale assets, but only at fair valuation

  • FE Bureau, The Financial Express / Mumbai, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  Reliance Industries may look at exiting its US shale assets, provided it gets fair value similar to Carrizo asset sold earlier this month, even as the company faces the challenges ...

OCT 18 2017

Diesel to be available online? See what Indian Oil, HPCL, BPCL are planning

  • Vikas Srivastava, The Financial Express / Mumbai, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  Inspired by the online and e-commerce boom in the country, oil marketing companies — Indian Oil, HPCL and BPCL — are planning to start online retailing of diesel to ...

OCT 18 2017

RIL-BP to invest $1.5 billion to develop satellite gas fields

  • PTI, The Financial Express / New Delhi, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  Reliance Industries and its partner BP Plc of the UK will invest about USD 1.5 billion to bring to production six satellite gas discoveries in the flagging KG-D6 block by 2022. ...

OCT 18 2017

Have probed 33 coal cases for 2006-2009 allocation: CBI to SC

  • PTI, Business Standard / New Delhi, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  The CBI has informed the Supreme Court that it has investigated 33 coal scam cases covering allocations to 168 companies through meetings of the screening committee during the ...

OCT 18 2017

As coal imports fall, major ports chalk out new strategies

  • Aditi Divekar, Business Standard / Mumbai, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  With coal imports declining, most major ports of the country are looking at coastal shipping and diversifying cargo to offset the impact on capacity utilisation. According ...

OCT 18 2017

CCEA to soon take call on commercial mining methodology, says Coal Secretary Susheel Kumar

  • PTI, The Financial Express / New Delhi, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) will soon take a call on methodology for allocation of coal blocks for commercial mining, a top official has said. The comments come ...

OCT 18 2017

Coal supply improved in Maharashtra, says Mahagenco

  • PTI, Business Standard / Mumbai, 18th October 2017 Published on : 18th October 2017
  • Created:Wed 18th OCT 2017

  Electricity generator Mahagenco on Tuesday said the coal stock situation is improving in Maharashtra as the companies supplying the fuel to it have overcome the monsoon ...

OCT 17 2017

CPPs in Odisha look at imports as coal crunch worsens

  • Jayajit Dash, Business Standard / Bhubaneshwar, 17th October 2017 Published on : 17th October 2017
  • Created:Tue 17th OCT 2017

  Stifled by the growing crunch in coal supplies, Captive Power Plants (CPPs) in Odisha are now being forced to operate at depleted capacities and are even looking at imports to ...

OCT 17 2017

Coal scam: Supreme Court request CISF DG to consider official's promotion

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th October 2017 Published on : 17th October 2017
  • Created:Tue 17th OCT 2017

  The Supreme Court has requested the Director General of CISF to consider granting promotion to a CBI official, who was on deputation with the agency from the paramilitary force and ...

OCT 17 2017

Coal shortage shuts 40% thermal power capacity in Rajasthan, Maharashtra

  • Shreya Jai, Business Standrad / New Delhi, 17th October 2017 Published on : 17th October 2017
  • Created:Tue 17th OCT 2017

   Two of the biggest states in the country, Rajasthan and Maharashtra, have around 40 per cent of their generation capacity under outage due to coal shortage.  Data ...

OCT 17 2017

WCL scam: CBI to hire technical experts

  • Soumitra Bose, ETEnergyWorld / Nagpur, 17th October 2017 Published on : 17th October 2017
  • Created:Tue 17th OCT 2017

  The Central bureau of Investigation’s (CBI) anti-corruption wing of Nagpur is set to hire technical experts in mining technology to help investigate the crime in which WCL, ...

OCT 17 2017

State-run fuel retailers brace for competition from private firms

  • Kalpana Pathak, Live Mint / Mumbai, 17th October 2017 Published on : 17th October 2017
  • Created:Tue 17th OCT 2017

  Thousands of private fuel stations coming up beside the roads and highways of India are going to pose stiff competition to the country’s state-owned fuel retailers, which have ...

OCT 17 2017

RIL, BP submit revised investment plan for KG-D6 gas finds

  • PTI, Business Standard / New Delhi, 17th October 2017 Published on : 17th October 2017
  • Created:Tue 17th OCT 2017

  Reliance Industries and its partner BP Plc of UK today submitted a revised investment plan for bringing to production the satellite gas discoveries in the flagging KG-D6 ...

OCT 17 2017

RIL plans to exit shale gas business in US

  • Dev Chatterjee, Business Standard / Mumbai, 17th October 2017 Published on : 17th October 2017
  • Created:Tue 17th OCT 2017

  With shale gas business becoming uneconomical due to low crude oil prices, India’s largest private sector firm, Reliance Industries (RIL) has said it would sell its remaining ...

OCT 16 2017

Coal Secretary Susheel Kumar blames power plants for low coal stocks

  • PTI, Financial Express / New Delhi, 16th October 2017 Published on : 16th October 2017
  • Created:Mon 16th OCT 2017

  Blaming power producers for low coal stocks at plants, Coal Secretary Susheel Kumar has asserted that there is no shortage of coal and plants should adhere to the Central ...

OCT 16 2017

State power companies seek to import coal to tide over supply crisis

  • Debjoy Sengupta, ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata, 16th October 2017 Published on : 16th October 2017
  • Created:Mon 16th OCT 2017

  Some state-owned power producers, who had stopped imports, are now looking at importing coal at a time when the Centre’s focus is on reducing imports and eventually bringing ...