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FEB 20 2018

Tuticorin port sets new record in coal handling

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Tuticorin, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  The V O Chidambaranar (VOC) Port in Tuticorin has created a new record by handling 45,396 metric tonnes of coal in 24 hours at IX berth from the vessel MV Sea Hope on Monday. Thus, ...

FEB 20 2018

Indrapratha Gas, Mahindra & Mahindra join hands to stop stubble burning

  • Sanjay Dutta, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL), the sole supplier of clean-burning natural gas as automotive and kitchen fuel in the NCR (National Capital Region), has stepped in to help stop crop ...

FEB 20 2018

Rajesh Kakkar takes charge as new Director (Offshore) at ONGC

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), India’s state-owned petroleum explorer, today announced Rajesh Kakkar has taken over the charge of Director (Offshore) of the company ...

FEB 20 2018

Confidence Petroleum arm to market composite LPG cylinders

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Confidence Futuristic Energtech, a subsidiary of Confidence Petroleum, would market composite LPG cylinders in Kolkata from next month, a company official said. Confidence ...

FEB 20 2018

ONGC says completion of projects in KG Basin fields may get delayed

  • Bilal Abdi, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), India’s state-owned petroleum explorer, today said completion of projects in Cluster 2 of a deep-water block in the Krishna Godavari ...

FEB 20 2018

R K Mohapatra takes over as Director (HR) at IndianOil Corp

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), the nation's largest fuel retailer, today announced Ranjan Kumar Mohapatra has taken over as Director (Human Resources) on the company's board with ...

FEB 20 2018

KG block production may be delayed: ONGC

  • PTI, The Hindu Business Line / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  State-owned oil producer ONGC today said it may miss the June 2019 target for starting production from its KG-D5 block due to regulatory policy changes. Oil and Natural Gas ...

FEB 19 2018

Coal scam: DRI seeks recusal of tribunal judge

  • C Unnikrishnan, ETEnergyWorld / Mumbai, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  In a rare instance, the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), investigating the Rs 29,000 crore coal import scam involving several companies, has filed an application before ...

FEB 19 2018

India's coal imports rose 12 per cent to 18 million tonne in January

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  The country's coal import increased by 12.4 per cent to 18.49 million tonnes (MT) in January, against 16.44 MT in the same month of the previous fiscal, according to m-junction, a ...

FEB 19 2018

Odisha places demands before Niti Aayog; demands coal royalty revision

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Bhubaneshwar, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  The Odisha government today informed the Niti Aayog that the state wanted restoration of central assistance for special KBK plan, IAP and BRGF districts, hike of the Centre s share ...

FEB 19 2018

Indian Oil Corp to invest Rs 70,000 crore to expand refining capacity

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  Indian Oil Corp (IOC) will invest Rs 70,000 crore to raise its oil refining capacity by about a quarter by 2030 as it takes the lead to meet rising energy needs of the ...

FEB 19 2018

OVL to bid for Iran's South Azadegan oilfield, rework Farzad-B cost

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  ONGC Videsh Ltd, the overseas arm of state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), will bid for development rights of Iran's giant South Azadegan Oilfield in direct competition with ...

FEB 19 2018

India seeks stake in Iranian oilfield, to raise crude oil imports

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  India today sought from Iran a stake in a producing oil field and said it will raise crude oil import from Iran in the financial year beginning April, reversing the 25 per cent ...

FEB 19 2018

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed John Energy files Rs 350 crore IPO papers

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  John Energy, backed by ace investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, has filed draft papers with markets regulator Sebi to raise an estimated Rs 350 crore through an initial public ...

FEB 19 2018

Uncertainty looms over mega petrochemical project in Andhra Pradesh

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  The proposed petrochemical complex at Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh, a joint project of GAIL and HPCL, seems to have hit a roadblock with the Centre asking the state government to pay ...

FEB 19 2018

Rs500 crore petroleum terminal to come up in Nagpur by 2020

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Nagpur, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  The state government, on Sunday, signed a MoU with IOT Infrastructure and Energy Services (IOT) to set up a Rs500 crore petroleum terminal in Borkhedi, around 40km from the ...

FEB 19 2018

Iran deepens freight discount to boost oil sales to India sources

  • Reuters, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  Iran has offered to raise the freight discount on oil sales to India in return for New Delhi agreeing to boost imports, as the OPEC member is keen to eat into the market share of ...

FEB 19 2018

Private Indian refiners likely to get stake in crude oil reserves

  • Shine Jacob, Business Standard / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  The government is planning to take private Indian refiners as partners for the next phase of building strategic crude oil reserves. The project, estimated to cost Rs 100 billion, is ...

FEB 19 2018

Karnatakas LPG for poor scheme sets the stage for chaos and even potential leakage

  • The Financial Express, The Financial Express / 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  An election year, in India, is a year of freebies. Parties promise all manner of sops for all sorts of “votebanks”, indulging in reckless populism. What, however, is far ...

FEB 16 2018

No MoU for oil refinery in Magnetic Maharashtra

  • Alok Deshpande, The Hindu / 16th February 2018 Published on : 16th February 2018
  • Created:Fri 16th FEB 2018

  The signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the country’s biggest oil refinery project will not take place during the Magnetic Maharashtra summit to be held in Mumbai ...