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October 17, 2018, Wednesday

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

Power Tariff Soars To A Decade High Of Rs 18/unit In Spot Market

Power Tariff Soars To A Decade High Of Rs 18/unit In Spot Market

Power tariff touched a decade high of Rs 18 per unit in the spot market on Tuesday due to low hydro and wind energy production and coal shortage at thermal plants.

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‘Power’ Is Money: Punjab Electricity Board Earns Over Rs 400 Crore In A Month Through Energy Exchange

‘Power’ Is Money: Punjab Electricity Board Earns Over Rs 400 Crore In A Month Through Energy Exchange

The Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has sold power worth over Rs 400 crore through open exchange without reducing power to the state’s electricity consumers and that too during the paddy season

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Acute Coal Crisis In Maharashtra May Lead To Power Shortage Like Last Year

Acute Coal Crisis In Maharashtra May Lead To Power Shortage Like Last Year

An acute coal shortage in Maharashtra has yet again brought back fears of power shortage in the state. With most power plants running on less than 10 days’ stock, the state energy department is staring at a possibility of load shedding, much like last year.

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Opinion | Power Sector: Going Beyond Insolvency

Opinion | Power Sector: Going Beyond Insolvency

It would perhaps be rash to look beyond insolvency when the courts, a parliamentary committee, and the central bank are deliberating it.

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Coal India’s Supplies Up 8.1% In H1

Coal India’s Supplies Up 8.1% In H1

Coal India (CIL) managed a 10.6% production growth during April-September and an 8.1% jump in total supplies against the previous corresponding period.

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Coal India's Supplies To Power Sector Up By 10% In Apr-sep

Coal India's Supplies To Power Sector Up By 10% In Apr-sep

Coal India's supplies to the power sector registered a 10 per cent growth during the first six months of the current financial year on the back of a higher rake loading, an official said on Tuesday.

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India Targeting 40% Of Power Generation From Non-fossil Fuel By 2030: PM Modi

India Targeting 40% Of Power Generation From Non-fossil Fuel By 2030: PM Modi

India is targeting 40 per cent of electricity generation from non-fossil fuel-based resources by 2030 as it looks to tap vast solar and wind potential to replace reliance on polluting coal to meet its energy needs

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Cost Structure, Reneged Contracts Cast Shadow On Solar Programme

Cost Structure, Reneged Contracts Cast Shadow On Solar Programme

India’s renewable energy sector is in a catch-22 situation.

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‘For Make In India To Succeed, We Need To Compete With Chinese Imports’

‘For Make In India To Succeed, We Need To Compete With Chinese Imports’

How do you see the pace of progress of solar energy in India? Given the cheap access to coal, should India invest in clean coal technology?

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ArcelorMittal's Bid For Essar Steel Quite High But Vedanta Is Most Eligible: Anil Agarwal

ArcelorMittal's Bid For Essar Steel Quite High But Vedanta Is Most Eligible: Anil Agarwal

Vedanta chairman Anil Agarwal says Essar Steel is a great asset although he finds the Rs 42,000-crore bid by steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal quite high.

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PM Modi Says OPEC Will Be Replaced By India's Initiative International Solar Alliance

PM Modi Says OPEC Will Be Replaced By India's Initiative International Solar Alliance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said International Solar Alliance (ISA), a global solar power-focused body created as an initiative of India

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ONGC Not In A Hurry To Offload Stake In Indian Oil, GAIL

ONGC Not In A Hurry To Offload Stake In Indian Oil, GAIL

State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) is not in a hurry to sell its stake in Indian Oil Corp and GAIL (India) and will wait for the right price before offloading the shares, a senior company official said.

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Fuel Prices Continue Upward March, Petrol In Delhi Nears Rs 84 Per Litre

Fuel Prices Continue Upward March, Petrol In Delhi Nears Rs 84 Per Litre

Transport fuel prices continued on the daily record-breaking upward movement on Tuesday, with petrol inching closer to Rs 84 in Delhi, having already crossed the Rs 91 a litre mark in Mumbai the previous day.

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Punjab Sees Rs 175-crore Dip In Petroleum Revenue

Punjab Sees Rs 175-crore Dip In Petroleum Revenue

Punjab is the only northern state that has seen a decline in petroleum revenue by Rs 175 crore in FY18 whereas its neighbours Haryana, Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Delhi have registered a positive growth.

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Why The Saudis Can’t Keep A Lid On Oil Prices

Why The Saudis Can’t Keep A Lid On Oil Prices

Saudi Arabia is incapable of offsetting all of Iran’s crude oil supplies, according to the latest oil market message shared by several analysts who spoke to CNBC.

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Asia Scrambles For West African Oil Before US Sanctions Hit Iran

Asia Scrambles For West African Oil Before US Sanctions Hit Iran

Shipments of West African oil to Asia are set to hit a two-month high in October as Chinese refineries scramble for alternatives to Iranian crude before US sanctions take effect on November 4.

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Big Is Back: Canada's Mega LNG Project Gets Green Light On Asia Demand

Big Is Back: Canada's Mega LNG Project Gets Green Light On Asia Demand

The approval on Tuesday of a massive liquefied natural gas export (LNG) terminal in Canada is being touted as the return of the mega-project, ending a lean period where low energy prices and oversupply concerns kept investors from taking big risks.

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Equinor Looking To Work With ONGC On Various Projects, Says Erik Haaland

Equinor Looking To Work With ONGC On Various Projects, Says Erik Haaland

Equinor ASA, a global energy company with interests in oil and gas and renewable energy, 20,000 employees and a market capitalisation of over $95 billion, has started the process of establishing an office in India.

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U.S. Oil Refiners' Weekly Capacity Seen Lower -IIR

Refiners Weigh Options To Deal With Oil Price Rally, Upcoming Sanctions On Iran

India’s oil refiners — both state-owned and private — are coming together to look at “common goals” as the galloping crude prices and the fresh bout of sanctions by the US on Iran from November throws up challenges for Asia’s third biggest economy and the world’s third biggest oil consumer.

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Oil Producers Start Investing Surplus Across Globe As Economies Turn Around

Oil Producers Start Investing Surplus Across Globe As Economies Turn Around

Crude oil price, especially Brent, which is still used as a benchmark in India, is trading at around $84 a barrel, a level seen after June 2014.

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Rly Zone Issue Likely To Be Deferred

Rly Zone Issue Likely To Be Deferred

A statement from the minister of state for railways to a local parliamentarian has indicated that the process of creation of a separate railway zone for Andhra Pradesh will be delayed further.

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Railways To Install Sanitary Napkin Vending Machines In 63 Trains

Railways To Install Sanitary Napkin Vending Machines In 63 Trains

East Coast Railway (ECoR) will install automatic sanitary napkin vending machines in all important trains originating from its jurisdiction, a Railways official said today.

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With No Passengers To Travel, Railways To Stop India's Shortest Route Passenger Train

With No Passengers To Travel, Railways To Stop India's Shortest Route Passenger Train

Barely a week after its introduction, the Railways is likely to pull chains on India’s shortest passenger train as the three-coach Diesel Electrical Multiple Unit doesn’t enough passengers to fuel its operations.

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Railways Plants More Than 13 Lakh Trees Over 1,300 Km Of Its Network From Sep 15-oct 2

Railways Plants More Than 13 Lakh Trees Over 1,300 Km Of Its Network From Sep 15-oct 2

Indian Railways has planted 13.26 lakh trees over 1,300 km of its network from September 15 to October 2, as part of the celebrations to mark the 149th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, an official statement said Tuesday.

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