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October 18, 2018, Thursday

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

Powering India Since 2014: Union Power Minister RK Singh Speaks To DDNews

Powering India Since 2014: Union Power Minister RK Singh Speaks To DDNews

Union Power minister RK Singh spoke exclusively to DD News on the fast pace of development in the power sector over the last four years.

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High Coal Supply Helps Power Plants Avoid Summer Outages

High Coal Supply Helps Power Plants Avoid Summer Outages

Coal is once again helping avert electricity shortage by making it possible for thermal power stations to raise output to more than 103% of their scheduled production target with a view to bridging generation shortfall from hydro-electric plants.

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15 Per Cent Of Coal Production Growth Recorded In First Two Months Of FY19 : Coal And Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

15 Per Cent Of Coal Production Growth Recorded In First Two Months Of FY19 : Coal And Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

Coal and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said the government is working to ensure that no power plant is shut on account of fuel shortages.

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Four Years’ Achievements & Initiatives Of The Ministry Of Coal

Four Years’ Achievements & Initiatives Of The Ministry Of Coal

Union Minister for Railways and Coal, Piyush Goyal addressed the media on achievements in the last four years of Ministries under his charge, today in the presence of Manoj Sinha, Union Minister of State of Communications (Independent Charge) and Minister of State of Railways.

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No Fuel, 12 GW Power Plants Shuttered Down Across India

No Fuel, 12 GW Power Plants Shuttered Down Across India

Over 9,000 megawatt (mw) of thermal power plants are shut due to non-availability of coal while almost 3,500 mw of thermal power projects are idle for the want of gas, taking the total total capacity out of the grid because of lack of fuel at 12 gigawatt (gw).

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Power Thieves Sabotage Cable Replacement Scheme

Power Thieves Sabotage Cable Replacement Scheme

Power theft is rampant in several localities of the town, including Andar Gaya, Gewalbigha and Karimganj areas, as the ongoing cable replacement scheme faces sabotage and local resistance.

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India Eyes Coal Reserves In Indonesian Papua

India Eyes Coal Reserves In Indonesian Papua

As it seeks to diversify its sources of fuel, India is looking to get in on the ground floor of coal mining in previously unexploited deposits in Indonesian Papua.

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We Ensured Better Coal Quality, Output: Goyal

We Ensured Better Coal Quality, Output: Goyal

The Central government has worked to ensure superior coal quality for consumers along with a focus on lowering the cost of electricity, Railway and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday.

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HC Stays Construction Of All Hydro-power Plants In Uttarakhand

HC Stays Construction Of All Hydro-power Plants In Uttarakhand

The Uttarakhand High Court on Monday ordered a stay on construction of all hydro-power plants in the state and directed the district magistrates to identify sites within eight weeks for disposal of debris from every project.

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India Could Benefit From China’s Halt On Solar

India Could Benefit From China’s Halt On Solar

India, which has set the target of reaching 100GW of solar capacity by 2022, could reap the benefits of this news, Quartz reported.

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Vedanta Acquires Management Control Of Electrosteel Steels

Vedanta Acquires Management Control Of Electrosteel Steels

Metal and mining giant Vedanta has acquired the management control of debt-laden Electrosteel Steels.

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Rajasthan Has Saved Over Rs 17,000 Crore In Coal Mining Costs

Rajasthan Has Saved Over Rs 17,000 Crore In Coal Mining Costs

Even as power producers across the nation continue to complain about inadequate coal supplies, Rajasthan has been taking significant steps in ensuring fuel security to state-owned power projects by roping in a mining developer and operator (MDO) for the Parsa East and Kanta Basan Coal Block at Surguja in Chhattisgarh.

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Petrol Prices: Fall In Last Fortnight Less Than Half The Rate Of Rise Earlier

Petrol Prices: Fall In Last Fortnight Less Than Half The Rate Of Rise Earlier

Domestic petrol prices, which had hit record levels for 16 consecutive days in May, have been on the reverse trend for the last 13 days, including Monday, but the relief for consumers has been slow in coming.

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Ethanol Plant In Bargarh To Take Off Soon: Dharmendra Pradhan

Ethanol Plant In Bargarh To Take Off Soon: Dharmendra Pradhan

Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said that work for the Rs 1,000 crore ethanol plant in Bargarh is likely to take off soon.

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With An Eye On $33 Bn Debt Pile, RIL Making Room To Add $3 Bn To Borrowings

With An Eye On $33 Bn Debt Pile, RIL Making Room To Add $3 Bn To Borrowings

Reliance Industries Ltd. is making room to add as much as Rs 200 billion ($3 billion) to borrowings, using its cash buffer to manage rising funding costs and $13 billion of maturities over the next three years.

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Petrol, Diesel Demand Hits Record High In May

Petrol, Diesel Demand Hits Record High In May

Country's domestic sales for diesel and gasoline rose to record highs in May, pushing the country's overall fuel consumption for the month higher year-on-year, data from the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) of the oil ministry showed on Saturday.

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Govt To Boost Infra Fin With Rs 500 Crore Fund

Govt To Boost Infra Fin With Rs 500 Crore Fund

The government will launch a Rs 500 crore credit enhancement fund in July to boost infrastructure financing which presently is facing major headwinds.

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Indian Railways Digital Rail Achievements: 11 IRCTC Initiatives In FY18

Indian Railways Digital Rail Achievements: 11 IRCTC Initiatives In FY18

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) in fiscal year FY18 took various initiatives on multiple occasion in order to boost Indian Railways services for citizens.

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Indian Railways To Begin Wakeup Call-destination Alert Facility

Indian Railways To Begin Wakeup Call-destination Alert Facility

In a bid to shed its past image of late and slow lacking modern facilities, Indian Railways has recently introduced several changes to provide better travel experience for its passengers.

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Indian Railways To Shut Down Some Premium Trains; Massive Changes In Offing

Indian Railways To Shut Down Some Premium Trains; Massive Changes In Offing

Indian Railways has recently come up with many structural changes as part of its ongoing exercise to serve travellers better. Of these changes, some are likely to be implemented from July 1, reported OdishaTV.

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Infrastructure Needs Up To USD 1 Trillion Investment In 2-3 Years: NIIF

Infrastructure Needs Up To USD 1 Trillion Investment In 2-3 Years: NIIF

The National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) today said the country needs an investment of up to USD 1 trillion in the infrastructure sector in the next two to three years.

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PM Modi Wants Indian Railways To Execute Rs 78,000 Crore Signalling Project With ‘Make In India’ In Focus

PM Modi Wants Indian Railways To Execute Rs 78,000 Crore Signalling Project With ‘Make In India’ In Focus

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the railways to use technology developed through “Make in India” for its ambitious Rs 78,000-crore new signalling project

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Piyush Goyal Says Safety Of Passengers First, Punctuality Of Trains Will Improve In Coming Days

Piyush Goyal Says Safety Of Passengers First, Punctuality Of Trains Will Improve In Coming Days

serting that safety is paramount, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said that the massive work undertaken for maintenance of tracks was causing train delays.

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‘Menu On Rail’: No More Overcharging On Trains, Stations! IRCTC Launches New App For Passengers; 10 Cool Facts

‘Menu On Rail’: No More Overcharging On Trains, Stations! IRCTC Launches New App For Passengers; 10 Cool Facts

Great news for Indian Railways passengers! Next time you order food on a train, make sure you check IRCTC’s newly launched ‘Menu on Rail’ app to ensure you are not being overcharged! This new ‘Menu on Rail’ app

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Indian Railways: Now You Can Lodge Your Complaint Using 'Rail MADAD' Mobile App

Indian Railways: Now You Can Lodge Your Complaint Using 'Rail MADAD' Mobile App

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today launched two mobile apps, 'Rail Madad' and 'Menu on Rails', to ease the travelling experience of the commuters.

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No Plans To Privatise Railways: Piyush Goyal

No Plans To Privatise Railways: Piyush Goyal

There are no plans to privatise the railways, Union Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal has said.

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Goods Trains Slow Down, Railways Hits Raftaar Pedal

Goods Trains Slow Down, Railways Hits Raftaar Pedal

Indian trains are slowing down and it's bad news for the economy.

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