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October 17, 2018, Wednesday

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

Solar Developers Ask Government To Rethink On Manufacturing-linked Tenders

Solar Developers Ask Government To Rethink On Manufacturing-linked Tenders

Solar project developers have requested the government to reconsider the proposed large scale, manufacturing-linked solar power tenders, saying it would compel them to foray into equipment manufacturing, which is a completely different business requiring different skillsets.

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EESL Starts Distribution Of Energy Efficient Items Via Post Offices

EESL Starts Distribution Of Energy Efficient Items Via Post Offices

Energy Efficiency Services (EESL) today said it has started distribution of energy efficient appliances through post offices of Punjab and Chandigarh.

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UP Govt To Give Subsidy On Roof Top Solar Panel

UP Govt To Give Subsidy On Roof Top Solar Panel

Installing rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems for residential consumers will become more affordable in Uttar Pradesh as the state government has announced a subsidy of Rs 15,000/kW for the development of rooftop solar projects on Wednesday.

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Goa High Court Issues Notices On PIL For Closure Of Coal Operations At Mormugao Port

Goa High Court Issues Notices On PIL For Closure Of Coal Operations At Mormugao Port

The Bombay High Court has issued notices to the state government, the Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) and three private firms on a PIL seeking an order for closure of coal operations at the port in Vasco city.

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NTPC Awarded For Excellence In Power Generation

NTPC Awarded For Excellence In Power Generation

ndia’s largest power utility NTPC was honoured at the Dun & Bradstreet Corporate Awards 2018 for excellence in power generation at a function held here.

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Suzlon Energy Aims To Reduce 40 Per Cent Of Rs 60 Billion Debt By FY18

Suzlon Energy Aims To Reduce 40 Per Cent Of Rs 60 Billion Debt By FY18

Suzlon Energy, the country’s largest wind power turbine maker and again making losses, says it aims to reduce 30-40 per cent of the Rs 60 billion total debt by the end of this financial year.

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Renewable Energy Sector Needs $76 Bn To Meet 104-gw Balance Target By 2022

Renewable Energy Sector Needs $76 Bn To Meet 104-gw Balance Target By 2022

The government has set a target of installing 175 Gw of renewable energy capacity by 2022.

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Illegal Mining In Gonda Has Caused Royalty Loss Of Rs 93.04 Cr: Panel Tells NGT

Illegal Mining In Gonda Has Caused Royalty Loss Of Rs 93.04 Cr: Panel Tells NGT

Illegal mining in Gonda district of Uttar Pradesh has caused a loss of royalty of Rs 93.04 crore to the state government, the National Green Tribunal has been told by a committee constituted by it.

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PM Modi Arrives In South Africa, To Attend BRICS Summit In Johannesburg Today

PM Modi Arrives In South Africa, To Attend BRICS Summit In Johannesburg Today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a three-nation tour, arrived in South Africa on Wednesday ahead of the 10th BRICS Summit beginning in Johannesburg on Thursday.

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BRICS Emerging Economies Meet As US Trade War Looms

BRICS Emerging Economies Meet As US Trade War Looms

Leaders of the BRICS emerging economies - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - gathered in Johannesburg today for a three-day meeting focused on the threat of a US-led global trade war.

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India's Carbon-Dioxide Emission To Rise 3.8-3.9 Gigatonnes By 2030: Study

India's Carbon-Dioxide Emission To Rise 3.8-3.9 Gigatonnes By 2030: Study

India's carbon-dioxide emission will rise to 3.8-3.9 gigatonnes by 2030 not 3.8-4.9 gigatonnes as was projected earlier, which is consistent with the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) pledge made at the 2015 Paris summit, according to a study by an Indian think-tank.

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Centre Finds Most LPG Home Delivery Irregularities In Uttar Pradesh

Centre Finds Most LPG Home Delivery Irregularities In Uttar Pradesh

What was believed to be the breeding ground of NDA’s flagship scheme, Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), has now been identified as the state having the most number of irregularities in terms of LPG home delivery.

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Can India Become A Gas-based Economy? Hope In The Pipeline

Can India Become A Gas-based Economy? Hope In The Pipeline

In 1857, when Oriental Gas Company started piping coal gas to households and commercial establishments in erstwhile Calcutta

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Extension Of Exploration Period May Yield Oil Bounty In North East

Extension Of Exploration Period May Yield Oil Bounty In North East

The North Eastern Region (NER) of the country is all set to benefit as the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by PM Narendra Modi last week extended the timeliness for exploration and appraisal period while operating the hydrocarbon blocks

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Petroleum Definition Changed For Uniformity In Operations: Government

Petroleum Definition Changed For Uniformity In Operations: Government

Further easing the oil and gas exploration norms in India, the government has now redefined 'petroleum', thereby giving operators the option to explore all hydrocarbons -- including traditional oil and gas, shale, coal bed methane and hydrates -- in the same field.

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India Oil Opposes Unified Tariff Proposal For Natural Gas Pipelines

India Oil Opposes Unified Tariff Proposal For Natural Gas Pipelines

Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), the country’s largest fuel retailer and among the largest operators of crude oil, natural gas and petroleum products pipelines, has opposed a proposal by the downstream oil and gas regulator Petroleum Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) to have unified tariff for inter-connected cross country gas pipelines.

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Ethanol-blended Petrol Saved Forex, Lowered Emission: Government

Ethanol-blended Petrol Saved Forex, Lowered Emission: Government

Almost 67 crore litres of ethanol was blended with petrol in 2016-17 which had resulted in foreign exchange saving of about Rs 1,750 crore and lowered while carbon emission, the government said today.

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Indian Railways’ Bullet Train Project Delayed By 50 Years Until PM Modi Came: Piyush Goyal

Indian Railways’ Bullet Train Project Delayed By 50 Years Until PM Modi Came: Piyush Goyal

Claiming that Railways was used for “political reasons” earlier, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday slammed the previous governments for not being able to bring the Bullet Train.

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Why Suburban Trains Need Doors

Why Suburban Trains Need Doors

Four footboard commuters dying under the wheels of a suburban train at St Thomas Mount station after falling off the train has made a case for automatic doors on EMUs.

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Kochi Metro’s Second-phase Extension Gets State Cabinet Nod

Kochi Metro’s Second-phase Extension Gets State Cabinet Nod

The cabinet chaired by Pinarayi Vijayan gave the nod for the expansion of the Kochi Metro which will take the elevated train network to the city’s IT hub of Kakkanad.

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Mumbai: JICA Likely To Fund Metro 4

Mumbai: JICA Likely To Fund Metro 4

After holding discussions with the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) regarding funding of the Metro 4 corridor

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CAG Finds Bullet Train Already Running In Uttar Pradesh

CAG Finds Bullet Train Already Running In Uttar Pradesh

An express train managed to 'touch' an incredible 409 kmph, covering a distance of 116 km between Allahabad and Fatehpur in 17 minutes.

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Maharashtra Govt To Share 50% Cost Of Railway Projects In Naxal Areas In The State: Minister

Maharashtra Govt To Share 50% Cost Of Railway Projects In Naxal Areas In The State: Minister

The Maharashtra government has agreed to share 50 per cent cost of railway projects in Naxal areas in the state, Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain told the Lok Sabha today.

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Railways Suffered Rs 90 Lakh Loss In Mumbai Bridge Collapse: Govt

Railways Suffered Rs 90 Lakh Loss In Mumbai Bridge Collapse: Govt

The railways suffered a loss of around Rs 90 lakh in the Mumbai road overbridge (ROB) collapse earlier this month, Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain informed the Lok Sabha on Wednesday.

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Rly Spends More, Earns Little From E-catering Services: Data Presented In Parliament

Rly Spends More, Earns Little From E-catering Services: Data Presented In Parliament

The IRCTC has spent more money than it earned in its e-catering services in the past four years, with the highest expenditure of Rs 3.9 crore being made in 2017-18 against a revenue of Rs 1.82 crore, the government told the Lok Sabha today.

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