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December 17, 2018, Monday

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

Preference For State Utilities Led To Power Sector Stress: RBI

Preference For State Utilities Led To Power Sector Stress: RBI

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has said that stress in the power sector has been caused by state-run utilities being favoured at the expense of private ones amid an escalating row with the government over the central bank’s February 12 circular that tightens loan default rules.

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Telangana Not In Hurry To Set Up 2nd Phase Of NTPC Plant

Telangana Not In Hurry To Set Up 2nd Phase Of NTPC Plant

The state government is not in a hurry to ask the Central government to start the second phase of NTPC power plant, as the State is self-sufficient in power.

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Maha Consumers Face 25% Rise In Power Bills

Maha Consumers Face 25% Rise In Power Bills

Power shock awaits about 2.5 crore electricity consumers in Maharashtra.

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India May Not Reach 100GW Solar Power Target By 2022: Crisil Report

India May Not Reach 100GW Solar Power Target By 2022: Crisil Report

India will not be able to achieve its ambitious target of generating 100GW solar power by 2022, ratings agency Crisil said.

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Solar Industry Fears Dark Days Ahead: Imposition Of Duty On Import Of Cells Threatens Projects, Say Developers

Solar Industry Fears Dark Days Ahead: Imposition Of Duty On Import Of Cells Threatens Projects, Say Developers

The imposition of a 25% safeguard duty on import of solar cells and modules from China and Malaysia has the industry in a tizzy

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Ground Realities Force Coal India To Push Back Production Target

Ground Realities Force Coal India To Push Back Production Target

Coal India Ltd, the world's biggest miner, has pushed back its ambitious 1 billion tonne production target by at least two years owing to the existing ground realities, a top official of the company has said.

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Power Struggle: Discoms’ Dues To Gencos Rise 30%, Unpaid Dues To 23 Power Producers Stand At Rs 44,195 Crore

Power Struggle: Discoms’ Dues To Gencos Rise 30%, Unpaid Dues To 23 Power Producers Stand At Rs 44,195 Crore

While the government, Reserve Bank of India and the judiciary are grappling with the issue of stressed power projects worth Rs 2.5 lakh crore, the electricity distribution companies (discoms) are adding to the latter’s woes.

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Heavy Oils From 570 Mn Year Old Rock Beds Discovered

Heavy Oils From 570 Mn Year Old Rock Beds Discovered

Monetization of heavy oil discovered from the oldest sedimentary rock of Rajasthan now seems a reality with trials for producing heavy oil from 570 million year old rock beds being started by Oil India Limited (OIL).

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BPCL gets green nod for Rs 747 cr ethanol project in Odisha

BPCL gets green nod for Rs 747 cr ethanol project in Odisha

State-run Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) has been given green nod for setting up a second generation ethanol plant in Odisha that would entail an investment of Rs 747.46 crore, according to a senior government official.

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US Sanctions On Iran Oil Will Hurt India More Than You Think

US Sanctions On Iran Oil Will Hurt India More Than You Think

The first U.S. sanctions have been reimposed on Iran with little sign of either side softening its position.

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Tribunal Rejects BP's Claim For Legal Cost Against Government

Tribunal Rejects BP's Claim For Legal Cost Against Government

In a rebuff to BP plc, an international tribunal has held that the British energy giant cannot claim any legal cost from the Indian government as it was never part of an arbitration its partner Reliance Industries filed in the gas migration row with ONGC.

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HPCL To Raise ₹ 12,000 Crore Via NCDs, Bonds

HPCL To Raise ₹ 12,000 Crore Via NCDs, Bonds

State-run Hindustan Petroleum Corp. Ltd (HPCL) has sought shareholder nod to borrow as much as ₹ 12,000 crore by selling debentures and bonds, according to its FY18 annual report.

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Noida-Greater Noida Metro Aqua Line To Start From October: Check Stations, Route; How It Will Benefit Residents

Noida-Greater Noida Metro Aqua Line To Start From October: Check Stations, Route; How It Will Benefit Residents

Noida-Greater Noida Metro Aqua Line: The Aqua Line connecting Noida and Greater Noida is expected to become operational by October after final inspection by the commissioner for metro rail safety (CMRS) by September-end, according to a report.

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Southern Railway Replaces Sleeper Coaches With AC

Southern Railway Replaces Sleeper Coaches With AC

In a yet another backdoor way to increase revenue, Southern Railway has started replacing sleeper berths with third AC berths which cost Rs 500 to Rs 800 more for a ticket on busy routes.

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'Captain' Will Lead Every Train On Indian Railways

'Captain' Will Lead Every Train On Indian Railways

The twitter handle of Indian Railway handles has become a tool for redressal of complaints.

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Maharashtra Has Longest Metro Rail Network Under Construction: Centre's Data

Maharashtra Has Longest Metro Rail Network Under Construction: Centre's Data

According to the data released by the Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, the state has 233-km of Metro railway network under construction including Metro corridors being built in Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur; that is longest in the country when compared to around nine states where Metro corridors are under construction.

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Delhi Metro Parking Lots To Remain Shut On I-day

Delhi Metro Parking Lots To Remain Shut On I-day

The Delhi Metro has decided to close all its parking lots on the eve of Independence day, in view of security concerns, it announced on Sunday.

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