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July 23, 2018, Monday

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

Delhi's Peak Power Demand Touches New Record At 6,998MW

Delhi's Peak Power Demand Touches New Record At 6,998MW

The hot and humid weather in the Capital resulted in peak power demand reaching a record high on Monday afternoon.

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Electric Two-wheeler Companies Say Govt Subsidy Plan Would Incentivise Energy Guzzlers

Electric Two-wheeler Companies Say Govt Subsidy Plan Would Incentivise Energy Guzzlers

The electric vehicle (EV) manufacturers have submitted to the government a subsidy formula for implementing the FAME – 2 scheme.

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Arbit Approach: Income Tax Sells Part Of Cairn’s Stake In Vedanta

Arbit Approach: Income Tax Sells Part Of Cairn’s Stake In Vedanta

The income tax department has sold about 40% of Cairn Energy’s residual stake in Vedanta for $216 million, as it persisted with enforcing its $1.6-billion (Rs 10,247 crore) retrospective tax claim on the Edinburgh-headquartered energy major

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Steel, Aluminium Tariffs: India, US To Hold Talks In Geneva Next Week

Steel, Aluminium Tariffs: India, US To Hold Talks In Geneva Next Week

India and the US will hold consultations next week in Geneva to deliberate upon the case filed by New Delhi in the WTO's dispute settlement mechanism over the imposition of high import duties on steel and aluminium by Washington, an official said.

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ADB Approves Lining Project Of The Sone Canal In Bihar

ADB Approves Lining Project Of The Sone Canal In Bihar

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has accorded approval for lining project of the Sone canal in Shahbad-Bhojpur region of Bihar.

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RInfra Home Power Users To Pay 3% Less In ’19

RInfra Home Power Users To Pay 3% Less In ’19

Reliance Energy’s residential consumers may end up paying 3% less for power than what they currently shell out in financial year 2019-20.

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50 MW Power, 22-km Electricity Line In Record Time: What Yogi Adityanath Did To Bring Samsung Plant To Noida

50 MW Power, 22-km Electricity Line In Record Time: What Yogi Adityanath Did To Bring Samsung Plant To Noida

Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath on Monday said that 50 megawatts of power and a 22-km-long electricity line were made available in record four months for the Samsung mobile plant, which was inaugurated in Noida.

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Centre Plans To Introduce Solar Cooking Facilities For Every Rural Household In Next 4-5 Years, Says Piyush Goyal

Centre Plans To Introduce Solar Cooking Facilities For Every Rural Household In Next 4-5 Years, Says Piyush Goyal

In a bid to eliminate indoor pollution caused by cooking, Centre plans to introduce solar cooking facilities with induction oven for every rural household in the next 4-5 years, Union Minister for Coal, Railways and Corporate Affairs Piyush Goyal said in Kolkata on Monday.

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Delhi Electricity Regulator Asked To Enforce Policy On Fine For Outages

Delhi Electricity Regulator Asked To Enforce Policy On Fine For Outages

With a new chairman in place, one of the first tasks that the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission is likely to take up is to act on the proposed penalties on distribution utilities for failure to address outages in specified time-frame.

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12 Afghan Dams A New Threat To Pakistan

12 Afghan Dams A New Threat To Pakistan

World moves on energy and the main source of it is water.

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Gujarat State Petroleum Corp To Commission Mundra LNG Terminal In 2-3 Months

Gujarat State Petroleum Corp To Commission Mundra LNG Terminal In 2-3 Months

Gujarat State Petroleum Corp (GSPC) will commission a 5 million tonnes a year liquid gas (LNG) import terminal at Mundra in Gujarat in next two to three months, its Managing Director Jagdip Narayan Singh said.

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Crude Oil Setup Bullish; Prices To Resume Rally After Consolidation

Crude Oil Setup Bullish; Prices To Resume Rally After Consolidation

Oil prices ended lower last week after touching November 2014 high, as geopolitics took a back step.

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Mukesh Ambani Gets Extension As RIL Chairman: Salary, Bonus And More

Mukesh Ambani Gets Extension As RIL Chairman: Salary, Bonus And More

India's richest Indian Mukesh Ambani has got an extention of another five years as chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries.

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Supreme Court Lashes Out At Petroleum Ministry, Asks If The Ministry Is 'god'

Supreme Court Lashes Out At Petroleum Ministry, Asks If The Ministry Is 'god'

Does the Petroleum Ministry consider itself to be 'God' or a 'super government' and think that the "unemployed" judges are at their mercy, an anguished Supreme Court bench observed today.

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Asian Refiners Seeking More Oil From Outside Iran After U.S. Sanctions - KPC CEO

Asian Refiners Seeking More Oil From Outside Iran After U.S. Sanctions - KPC CEO

Asian refiners are seeking alternatives to Iranian oil from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates and Iraq after the United States pledged to renew sanctions on Iran, Kuwait Petroleum Corp (KPC) Chief Executive Officer Nizar al-Adsani told Reuters on Monday.

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U.S. Oil Sellers May Look To India As Tariff War With China Escalates

U.S. Oil Sellers May Look To India As Tariff War With China Escalates

American oil producers may find a new friend in India as they brace for a trade war with China that could curb U.S. shipments.

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Ninth CGD Bidding Round May Fetch Rs 70,000 Crore Investments: CRISIL

Ninth CGD Bidding Round May Fetch Rs 70,000 Crore Investments: CRISIL

The ninth round of the city gas distribution (CGD) licences auction, beginning this week, may see funds worth Rs 70,000 crore from winning bidders, which is four times the cumulative Rs 15,000-18,000 crore invested till fiscal year 2018, said a report.

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Indian Railways Introduce Dwarf Container Service

Indian Railways Introduce Dwarf Container Service

The Indian Railways introduced a commercial service to run double-stack dwarf containers on trains to capture the lost traffic through a new delivery model for the domestic cargo.

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Railways Planning Long-lasting Steel Bridges

Railways Planning Long-lasting Steel Bridges

A week after the partial collapse of Andheri Gokhale bridge that killed a woman, the Indian Railways has taken a major decision to alter the quality of bridges.

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Bangladesh Railway

Nepal, India Agree To Finalize MoU On Raxual-kathmandu Railway Line

Nepali and Indian officials agreed on Monday to an early finalization of an MoU for Preliminary Engineering cum Traffic Survey of the Raxaul-Kathmandu rail line.

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Railways Toilet-trains Itself To Deal With India’s Water Habits

Indian Railways has become the first public transporter in the world to install bio-toilets on a massive scale.

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Will Ports Create The Next Wave Of NPAs?

Will Ports Create The Next Wave Of NPAs?

Even as the country’s banking system is weighed down by stressed assets, the fear that the next round of non-performing assets (NPAs) could emerge from the ports sector is getting real by the day.

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Metro Railways To Give Priority In Areas Where Land Is Available, Says Piyush Goyal

Metro Railways To Give Priority In Areas Where Land Is Available, Says Piyush Goyal

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today told the Metro Railway authorities here to give priority to those projects where land is available without encroachments, a Metro Railway spokesperson said.

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90 Policewomen To Be Deployed On Trains In Tamil Nadu, Says ADGP

90 Policewomen To Be Deployed On Trains In Tamil Nadu, Says ADGP

Women police constables, numbering 90, would be deployed in ladies coaches of trains in Tamil Nadu to ensure safety of women travellers, ADGP, Tamil Nadu Government Railway Police, Sylendra Babu said today.

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Indian Railway Rolls Out First Stainless Steel, State-of-the-art Inter-city Air-conditioned Train

Indian Railway Rolls Out First Stainless Steel, State-of-the-art Inter-city Air-conditioned Train

Union minister Nitin Gadkari's constituency Nagpur has got state-of-the-art air-conditioned commuter train.

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Ayodhya To Colombo Via Rameshwaram: IRCTC To Introduce Ramayana Circuit Tourist Train, Air Package

Ayodhya To Colombo Via Rameshwaram: IRCTC To Introduce Ramayana Circuit Tourist Train, Air Package

Ramayana circuit train tour by Indian Railways! Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways plans to introduce a special tourist train which will cover all the places from Ayodhya to Colombo via Rameshwaram, related to the Hindu epic.

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Railways Want 2,500 Crore For CCTVs At All Stations, Trains

Railways Want 2,500 Crore For CCTVs At All Stations, Trains

Unable to get further allocations from the Finance Ministry under the Nirbhaya Fund, Indian Railways is exploring the loan route to raise Rs. 2,500 crore to install CCTVs at all stations and coaches to ensure state-of-the-art surveillance systems in the entire rail network across the country.

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Punctuality In Railways Suffers Because Of Inadequate Planning By Former Govts, Says Piyush Goyal

Punctuality In Railways Suffers Because Of Inadequate Planning By Former Govts, Says Piyush Goyal

Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on the punctuality of railways said that it continues because of lack of planning by former governments and railway ministers before 2014.

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