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October 16, 2018, Tuesday

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Jindal Steel & Power studies breakup as ₹42,000 crore of debt weighs

Jindal Steel & Power studies breakup as ₹42,000 crore of debt weighs

Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. is considering a breakup plan as part of a restructuring to help trim its ₹42,000 crore ($6 billion) debt pile and boost investor confidence in a company that was once India’s biggest steelmaker by market value.

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CIL gets 27% higher price in auction for cement producers

CIL gets 27% higher price in auction for cement producers

Cement producers booked 92% of 4.65 million tonnes offered annually for five years by Coal India at a recent e-auction held for cement companies. The fuel supplier managed to command an average premium of 27% over its notified price.

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Electric car may save you over Rs 70,000 in road tax

Electric car may save you over Rs 70,000 in road tax

An exemption on road tax of up to 100 per cent, incentives to replace your old vehicle and charging stations across the city — the Delhi government is planning a host of measures to make electric vehicles popular in the capital.

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Will Provide Relief From Fixed Electricity Charges, Says Arvind Kejriwal

Will Provide Relief From Fixed Electricity Charges, Says Arvind Kejriwal

Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today reached out to the voters assuring them relief from the recently hiked fixed charges on electricity bills.

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RINL earns Rs. 17 cr. net profit in Q1

RINL earns Rs. 17 cr. net profit in Q1

Management is confident of clocking a turnover of Rs. 19,000 crore in 2018-19 Weathering all the hurdles it had faced in the past due to slump in the industry, flooding of cheap steel from China and other countries

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Coal India's production up 3.2 per cent at 39 million tonne in Aug

Coal India's production up 3.2 per cent at 39 million tonne in Aug

State-owned CIL today posted 3.2 per cent rise in coal output at 38.8 million tonnes (MT) for the month of August. The company's coal output was at 37.59 million tonnes (MT) in August, 2017, Coal India said in a filing to BSE.

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Power cos going belly up

Power cos going belly up

Large numbers of thermal and hydroelectric power generation companies are facing bankruptcy. The main reason is that the demand for electricity is not growing as expected despite a booming Sensex.

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Africa should learn from India on solar use, says IEA's Fatih Birol

Africa should learn from India on solar use, says IEA's Fatih Birol

At a time the world is going through a transition from traditional to clean energy sources, Fatih Birol, executive director, International Energy Agency (IEA), bets big on the role India has to play in future energy landscape.

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Govt plans10 mega power projects to generate 15,000MW by 2030

Govt plans10 mega power projects to generate 15,000MW by 2030

As part of its Power System Master Plan (PSMP) 2016, the government is going to implement 10 mega projects of about 15,000 MW of capacity by 2030, reports UNB.

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Don’t surrender Iran cushion against an oil shock

Don’t surrender Iran cushion against an oil shock

GDP growth of 8.2% in Q1 2018-19 has added more strength and credibility to the ongoing economic recovery after two back to back disruptions from demonetisation and the Goods and Services Tax.

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IIP team to turn cooking oil to jet fuel

IIP team to turn cooking oil to jet fuel

For eight years, a team of 20 scientists worked to convert the small black seeds of the jatropha plant (in pic) into fuel to fire the engines of a jet plane. On August 27,

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GAIL to set up battery charging stations for e-vehicles

GAIL to set up battery charging stations for e-vehicles

GAIL India, the country's largest gas transportation and marketing company, plans to set up battery charging stations for electric vehicles as well as build solar plants as it looks to be "future ready" for emerging businesses, a senior company official said.

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HPCL plans to invest ₹ 1,000 crore for LPG cavern in Mangaluru

HPCL plans to invest ₹ 1,000 crore for LPG cavern in Mangaluru

State-run oil marketing company Hindustan Petroleum Corp. Ltd (HPCL) is planning to build an underground liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) storage facility in Mangaluru, said a top company executive.

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Piped gas supply to reach more cities

Piped gas supply to reach more cities

Piped Natural Gas is expected to become the order of the day in the next few years with the Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Authority (PNGRA) issuing Letters of Intent (LoI) to 10 successful bidders across 30 geographical areas (GAs) in the 9th CGD (City Gas Distribution) bidding round.

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Indian Oil to invest Rs 170 bn in three petrochemical projects in Odisha

Indian Oil to invest Rs 170 bn in three petrochemical projects in Odisha

The Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) will invest about Rs 170 billion in three petrochemical projects in Odisha to produce polyester fibre to be used as feedstock in a textile park in the state.

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IOC to invest Rs 50,000 crore in petrochem units, refining capacity

IOC to invest Rs 50,000 crore in petrochem units, refining capacity

Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOC), the country’s largest refiner, is to invest Rs 50,000 crore to set up three downstream petrochemical units and expand its refining capacity.

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Petrol, Diesel Prices Hit Fresh Record High on Monday; Petrol at Rs 79.15 in Delhi and Rs 86.56 in Mumbai

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hit Fresh Record High on Monday; Petrol at Rs 79.15 in Delhi and Rs 86.56 in Mumbai

Petrol and diesel prices continue to rise hitting fresh record high today. Petrol prices increased by Rs 0.31 per litre and touched Rs 79.15 per litre in Delhi. Diesel price has also gone up by Rs 0.39 per litre and touching Rs 71.15 per litre.

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Road linking NH, Dwarka e-way to be widened

Road linking NH, Dwarka e-way to be widened

The Centre has prepared a proposal to widen the existing two-lane road from Hero Honda Chowk to Dwarka Expressway into a six-lane road, to make the drive between Dwarka expressway to Delhi- Gurugram expressway

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Reliance Infra wins Rs 200-cr arbitration against NHAI

Reliance Infra wins Rs 200-cr arbitration against NHAI

Reliance Infrastructure has won a Rs 200-crore arbitration award against the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI). “A three-member Arbitration Tribunal in its unanimous award on August 31

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IRCTC alert: This free Indian Railways facility ends today; know how it will affect you

IRCTC alert: This free Indian Railways facility ends today; know how it will affect you

Indian Railways has stopped giving free travel insurance to passengers from today. In the wake of demonetisation, the Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) had started giving free insurance in a bid to promote digital transactions.

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How a natural gas MoU with GAIL by Indian Railways will be a game-changer?

How a natural gas MoU with GAIL by Indian Railways will be a game-changer?

Indian Railways is looking to adopt environment-friendly measures as much as possible! Now, in a bid to use natural gas in workshops, production units and depots, Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU)

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Railways’ Rs.200-cr plan in Mumbai Suburban Network – a Path to Safety!

Railways’ Rs.200-cr plan in Mumbai Suburban Network – a Path to Safety!

Nine Mumbaikars die in track-related tragedies every day, with about half of the incidents resulting from trespassing. Now, rail planners have launched a Rs 200-crore effort to make train corridors safer through a series of new footbridges and elevated pathways.

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Chackai ROB works: NHAI on a fast track

Chackai ROB works: NHAI on a fast track

While almost everyone was engaged in flood-related rescue and relief operations, the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) cleared one of the major hurdles in the construction of the Chackai rail overbridge(ROB).

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Centre clears plan to rename railway station in Jharkhand after Krishna

Centre clears plan to rename railway station in Jharkhand after Krishna

Ahead of Janmashtami celebrations, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs has cleared the Jharkhand government’s proposal to rename a railway station in Garhwa district after Lord Krishna.

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Railways Issues Solar Tender for 50 MW of Projects to be Developed in Bhilai

Railways Issues Solar Tender for 50 MW of Projects to be Developed in Bhilai

The Railways Energy Management Company Limited (REMCL), a joint venture of Indian Railways and RITES Limited, has invited bid for the setting up of 50 MWp solar project on railways land at Bhilai, Chhattisgarh under tariff based competitive bidding.

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Make-in-India push: Government issues parameters for electrical components in metro systems

Make-in-India push: Government issues parameters for electrical components in metro systems

Giving a push to the ‘Make in India’ initiative, the Centre has issued mandatory parameters for electrical components used in metro rail systems across the country such as elevators, escalators, tunnel ventilation and environmental control system (ECS).

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