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October 18, 2018, Thursday

Your Morning Newsletter In Energy And Infrastructure From Across The Media Space  

Power Finance Corp Looks Beyond Power Sector

Power Finance Corp Looks Beyond Power Sector

At a time when power sector is under stress, state-run Power Finance Corp Ltd (PFC) plans to start lending to projects such as sewage treatment plants, smart cities, railway electrification, mining, electric vehicle charging stations, mini-grids, among others.

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Telangana, MP, Rajasthan Jump On E-mobility Bandwagon

Telangana, MP, Rajasthan Jump On E-mobility Bandwagon

Telangana, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan governments too have shown interest in procuring electric vehicles from state-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL).

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TN, Leader In Harnessing Clean Energy

TN, Leader In Harnessing Clean Energy

Tangedco harnessed 13,000 million units of wind energy and 2,905 million units of solar energy in 2017-18. Tamil Nadu is the only state to have used so much of green energy last year.

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Delhi's Peak Power Demand May Cross 7,000 MW

Delhi's Peak Power Demand May Cross 7,000 MW

Delhi is edging closer to an all-time high in peak power consumption.

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Tuticorin Protests: Sterlite Copper CEO Claims Plant Was Non-operational, Says False Propaganda Dominated Over Truth

Tuticorin Protests: Sterlite Copper CEO Claims Plant Was Non-operational, Says False Propaganda Dominated Over Truth

Amidst death of 13 people and Tamil Nadu government's order shutting down of the 22-year old plant, P Ramnath, CEO of Sterlite Copper says that "false propaganda dominated over the truth about the company".

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I-T Department Quizzes Matix Group Chairman Over Nupower

I-T Department Quizzes Matix Group Chairman Over Nupower

The Income Tax department has questioned Matix Group Chairman Nishant Kanodia in connection with NuPower Renewables, a leading daily reported.

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EESL To Roll Out 1,000 Electric Cars To Maharashtra Government

EESL To Roll Out 1,000 Electric Cars To Maharashtra Government

State-run Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) plans to roll out 1,000 electric cars to Maharashtra government over the next six monthsas the latter plans to create Rs. 25,000 crore market for electric vehicles and supporting infrastructure in the state.

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Core Industries Register 4.7 Per Cent Growth In April

Core Industries Register 4.7 Per Cent Growth In April

The combined Index of Industrial Production (IIP) of eight core industries stood 4.7 percent higher in April this year, the Centre said on Thursday.

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India, Singapore Building Partnership Of Our Age: Modi

India, Singapore Building Partnership Of Our Age: Modi

Stating that political relations between India and Singapore are among the warmest and closest, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that the two sides are building a relationship of our age.

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Power Finance Corporation Says Stressed Assets At 11% Of Loan Book

Power Finance Corporation Says Stressed Assets At 11% Of Loan Book

State-run Power Finance Corporation Ltd. said 11 percent of its total loan book is stressed, contributed entirely by private sector borrowers.

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Azure Power Ties Up For USD 135 MN Financing For Its Solar Rooftop Projects

Azure Power Ties Up For USD 135 MN Financing For Its Solar Rooftop Projects

Azure Power said today that it has tied up USD 135 million (about Rs 910 crore) in debt financing, the largest solar power funding in the country, with a consortium of Development Finance Institutions.

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Spot Power Prices To Stabilise At Rs 3.5 Per Unit: ICRA

Spot Power Prices To Stabilise At Rs 3.5 Per Unit: ICRA

Rating agency ICRA believes current high spot power tariffs are likely to moderate as generation from wind and hydro sources rise in June.

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India Retains Position As Fastest Growing Economy, GDP Growth Accelerates To 7.7% In Q4

India Retains Position As Fastest Growing Economy, GDP Growth Accelerates To 7.7% In Q4

India retained its position as the world's fastest growing major economy in the January-March quarter, well ahead of China.

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Better Growth Prospects In FY19, But Oil A Risk: Experts

Better Growth Prospects In FY19, But Oil A Risk: Experts

Economists are predicting a further pick-up in activity during the current financial year on the back of higher consumption demand, a stable GST and a surge in investment towards end of the year.

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For Iran Trade, India May Reach Out To Europe

For Iran Trade, India May Reach Out To Europe

India will soon engage with European nations on measures to keep banking channels operative in order to protect Indian import of Iranian oil following the US decision to abandon the nuclear deal with the Islamic republic and reimpose sanctions.

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Finance Ministry Hopes Decline In Crude Prices To Continue

Finance Ministry Hopes Decline In Crude Prices To Continue

Pinning hopes on further reduction in global crude oil prices, economic affairs secretary Subhash Chandra Garg on Thursday indicated that the retail prices of petrol and diesel could see a further decline.

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Govt May Ask ONGC To Bear Fuel Subsidy To Help Cut Petrol, Diesel Prices

The government may ask state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) to bear fuel subsidy to help cut petrol and diesel prices, sources said today.

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Nepal Calling: Commuters In Bihar's Border Areas Cross Over For Cheap Fuel

Nepal Calling: Commuters In Bihar's Border Areas Cross Over For Cheap Fuel

Bihar has been suffering from soaring fuel prices in recent weeks as much as any other state in the country.

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No Communication To Bear Subsidy For Fuel: ONGC Chief

No Communication To Bear Subsidy For Fuel: ONGC Chief

The Centre has not yet officially asked Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) to bear a subsidy on auto fuel, a top ONGC official has said..

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Fuel Price Hike: SAD Delegation Of Parliamentary Members Meets Pradhan

Fuel Price Hike: SAD Delegation Of Parliamentary Members Meets Pradhan

A delegation of Shiromani Akali Dal’s parliamentary members met Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan to discuss the rising prices of oil and demanded withdrawal excise duty on oil.

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Malaysia's Petronas Buys 25% Stake In LNG Canada Project

Malaysia's Petronas Buys 25% Stake In LNG Canada Project

Malaysia's state-owned oil and gas company Petroliam Nasional Bhd said on Thursday it is buying a 25 per cent stake in a Canadian liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project, nearly a year after cancelling its own planned terminal.

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Biggest Infrastructure Story Of The World Is Unfolding In India, PM Modi

Biggest Infrastructure Story Of The World Is Unfolding In India, PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while focusing on the infrastructure development of India, said, "Biggest infrastructure story of the world is unfolding in India."

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Trains Cross Milestones, Get Picked For Upgrades

Trains Cross Milestones, Get Picked For Upgrades

Two of the country's oldest trains, Deccan Queen which completes 88 years and Punjab Mail which completes 106 years, will mark the milestones on June 1.

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Delhi Metro: Services On Blue Line Between Dwarka Sector 21 And Janakpuri West Suspended

Delhi Metro: Services On Blue Line Between Dwarka Sector 21 And Janakpuri West Suspended

Delhi Metro services on the Blue Line between Dwarka Sector 21 and Janakpuri West were temporarily suspended due to protests by railway staff in Dwarka station on Thursday.

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Railways Extends 'Vikalp' Option To Passengers Booking Tickets From Counters

Railways Extends 'Vikalp' Option To Passengers Booking Tickets From Counters

Railways has revised its reservation form to allow passengers booking tickets from counters to use the alternate train accommodation scheme which is currently available only on online bookings, the ministry said today.

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Once Run For ‘gora Sahib’, India’s Oldest Train Is Now A Lifeline For Cancer Patients

Once Run For ‘gora Sahib’, India’s Oldest Train Is Now A Lifeline For Cancer Patients

Once meant for ‘gora sahib’ (the British), the country’s oldest operational train, Punjab Mail, earlier known as ‘Punjab Limited’, has now become a lifeline for scores of cancer patients who have to travel over 1,900 km from Punjab to Mumbai via New Delhi, Agra, Gwalior, Jhansi and Bhopal for their routine check-ups.

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RInfra to raise Rs 385 cr via NCDs

RInfra to raise Rs 385 cr via NCDs

Reliance Infrastructure today said it will raise up to Rs 385 crore via issuance of non-convertible debentures (NCDs).

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Eight Infra Sectors Record 4.7% Growth In April

Eight Infra Sectors Record 4.7% Growth In April

Eight infrastructure industries recorded 4.7 percent growth in April helped by healthy performance in segments like coal, natural gas and cement.

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