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December 17, 2018, Monday

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NTPC signs pact with CIPET for solar PV plants equipment

NTPC signs pact with CIPET for solar PV plants equipment

State-owned power generator NTPC Ltd today announced its research wing NETRA has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Central Institute of Plastics engineering & Technology (CIPET) to develop the technological framework f

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India's offshore wind power capacity to hit 30 Gw, equal China's by 2030

India's offshore wind power capacity to hit 30 Gw, equal China's by 2030

India's offshore wind power generation capacity is seen climbing to 30 Gw by 2030, on par with China and accounting for 30 per cent of the envisaged capacity of 100 Gw in Asian economies. As per the estimates of the Institute for Energy Economics & Financial Analysis (IEEFA)

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With Surging Oil Prices Weighing Down The Exchequer, India Plans To Have 15 Per Cent EVs On Road By 2023

With Surging Oil Prices Weighing Down The Exchequer, India Plans To Have 15 Per Cent EVs On Road By 2023

India has scaled up its ambition to roll out electric vehicles (EVs) in the country with Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari aiming for a 15 per cent share in total traffic by 2023.

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ONGC Commissions 10 MW Solar Project at Hazira in Gujarat

ONGC Commissions 10 MW Solar Project at Hazira in Gujarat

The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), has commissioned a 10 MW solar project which will power its plants at Dhaej, Gandhar, and Hazira located in the state of Gujarat.

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Environment ministry rejects Shivanasamudram project in eco-sensitive zone

Environment ministry rejects Shivanasamudram project in eco-sensitive zone

The ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) has rejected the Karnataka government’s proposed run-of-the-river Shivanasamudram hydro-electric power project, citing technicalities on implementation and concerns over it falling under the eco-sensitive zone (ESZ) of Cauvery wildlife sanctuary.

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Power board imposes load shedding in Kerala

Power board imposes load shedding in Kerala

Despite the dams filling to the brim in the recent rains, the Kerala state electricity board ltd (KSEBL) is facing severe shortage of power. This has forced the agency to impose restrictions, including load shedding, across the state.

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Tamil Nadu power demand increases by 2,000 MW compared to last year

Tamil Nadu power demand increases by 2,000 MW compared to last year

Power demand is on the rise again in Tamil Nadu. Compared to last year, the demand is more than 2,000MW this year. With wind power generation coming down in the last few days, Tangedco has been purchasing power from private companies and through the electricity exchange.

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Goyal tells WCL to supply ample coal to Mahagenco

Goyal tells WCL to supply ample coal to Mahagenco

Coal and railway minister Piyush Goyal has directed Western Coalfields Limited (WCL) to supply ample and good quality coal to Mahagenco. He has also ordered Indian Railways to make available sufficient rakes for supplying coal to the state’s power generation company.

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How government can cut taxes on fuel without taking a hit in revenues

How government can cut taxes on fuel without taking a hit in revenues

Fuel prices hit yet another high as a litre of petrol cost almost Rs 80 in the national capital of Delhi on Friday. Petrol inched up to Rs 79.99 per litre in the capital while in Mumbai it now costs Rs 87.39.

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US November deadline keeps Iran oil buyers away from October crude

US November deadline keeps Iran oil buyers away from October crude

The early-November deadline set by the US to sanction Iran’s oil exports is now a warning sign that’s too close for buyers to neglect. JXTG Holdings, Japan’s biggest refiner

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Ujjwala Scheme: Firing on all cylinders but losing spark over high dropout rate

Ujjwala Scheme: Firing on all cylinders but losing spark over high dropout rate

Twenty-six months after its launch from Ballia in UP, the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), which promised to rid rural women of the drudgery of smoky kitchens by providing LPG connections, appears to have fallen short in achieving its objective despite meeting the targets.

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Why you end up paying almost double for petrol and diesel

Why you end up paying almost double for petrol and diesel

Fuel prices continued their record-breaking run on Friday, as petrol today neared Rs 80 a litre in Delhi and Rs 87.39 in Mumbai. But have you ever thought why fuel prices are ‘unreasonably’ high only in India and not in our neighbouring countries?

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US to help nations replace Iran oil, may consider waivers

US to help nations replace Iran oil, may consider waivers

Washington will consider waivers for Iranian oil buyers such as India but they must eventually halt imports as sanctions are imposed on Tehran, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday.

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India-Iran oil import row: Tehran has a word of advice for ‘outsider’ US

India-Iran oil import row: Tehran has a word of advice for ‘outsider’ US

A day after reports emerged that the US is urging New Delhi to stop all oil imports from Tehran, Iran had a word of advice for the "outsider" US. "The USA is an outsider in the region so the insiders should come together

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US Expects India To Reduce Oil Imports From Iran To Zero By November

US Expects India To Reduce Oil Imports From Iran To Zero By November

The United States has agreed to engage India and explore a mutually agreeable solution on the issue of purchase of Iranian oil despite its deadline for countries to halt imports, an official familiar with discussions at the 2+2 Strategic Dialogue in New Delhi said on Thursday.

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Railways Surprises! Gets passengers to give booster shot

Railways Surprises! Gets passengers to give booster shot

Passengers have been weighing heavily on Indian Railways earnings for a long time. Now Railways has managed change that long-term trend to take out more money from their pockets. Actually

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IRCTC name to be scrapped soon; Piyush Goyal pushes Indian Railways to rename site

IRCTC name to be scrapped soon; Piyush Goyal pushes Indian Railways to rename site

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC)! Almost every traveller in the country knows this name. This Indian Railways ticket booking arm is a crucial first step for all those who prefer going online to buy tickets or check for updates.

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Railways providing best speed WiFi at 710 stations: Piyush Goyal

Railways providing best speed WiFi at 710 stations: Piyush Goyal

Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal has said that Indian Railways has taken Wi-Fi to 710 railway stations, while claiming that it is the best in the country in terms of speed.

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