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November 16, 2018, Friday

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Energy storage: Future of Indian power sector

Energy storage: Future of Indian power sector

A reliable, economically competitive and environmentally sustainable electricity system is the cornerstone of a modern society. The Fourth Industrial Revolution is being built on the digital revolution and combines multiple technologies

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Kudankulam N-unit-1 may be connected to the grid on Nov 14

Kudankulam N-unit-1 may be connected to the grid on Nov 14

The first 1,000 MW atomic power unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is expected to be synchronised to the southern grid on Nov 14, said an official. It was earlier announced that the unit belonging to Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd

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Power ahoy! Floating solar panels buoy access to clean energy in Asia

Power ahoy! Floating solar panels buoy access to clean energy in Asia

But one thing survived unscathed: India’s first floating solar panels, on one of the country’s largest water reservoirs. As India grapples with wilder weather, surging demand for power and a goal to nearly quintuple the use of solar energy in just four years

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Move Your Own Coal, Modi Government Will Tell Some Private Power Plants

Move Your Own Coal, Modi Government Will Tell Some Private Power Plants

The Narendra Modi government has decided to adopt a hands-off approach towards the transportation of coal from mines to non-government generating stations, in a move that is expected to hit private power companies like Reliance Power and the GVK Group.

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3 GW of Solar Projects Tendered in October

3 GW of Solar Projects Tendered in October

More than 3 GW of solar projects were tendered in the month of October, which is more than double compared to September, according to Mercom’s India Solar Tender Tracker. This is the highest capacity tendered in the last three months.

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Kulamani Biswal resumes charge as NTPC's director finance

Kulamani Biswal resumes charge as NTPC's director finance

State-run NTPC Monday said Kulamani Biswal has resumed office as director (finance) after the Delhi High Court quashed a power ministry order for his suspension. "Delhi High Court had vide its judgement dated October 3, 2018,

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Now, Coal India’s small consumers can also choose preferred mines

Now, Coal India’s small consumers can also choose preferred mines

Small and medium consumers of Coal India now have the option of choosing their preferred coal mines. They can also carry coal either on trucks to dessetinations or through a combination of rail and road and save on logistics.

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Lalitpur Power Gen raises concern over payment of dues by UPPCL

Lalitpur Power Gen raises concern over payment of dues by UPPCL

Even as state government promises to provide round the clock power supply, the Lalitpur Power Generation Company Limited (LPGCL) has raised a concern over operation-ability of its 1980 MW power plant following non-paymen

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India's oil and gas PSUs' permanent workforce declined by more than 2,000 last financial year

India's oil and gas PSUs' permanent workforce declined by more than 2,000 last financial year

India’s 12 major oil and gas Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) employed 110,000 permanent workers at the end of last financial year (2017-18) -- 2,181 less than the total headcount in the previous fiscal.

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50% progress In India-Nepal Petro pipeline

50% progress In India-Nepal Petro pipeline

As work to develop an underground network to bring petroleum products from Raxual in India to Amlekhgunj in Nepal intensifies, the installation of petroleum pipelines has witnessed a fifty per cent progress so far.

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Oil prices down on Iran sanction exemptions, demand concerns

Oil prices down on Iran sanction exemptions, demand concerns

Oil prices declined on Tuesday after Washington granted sanctions exemptions to top buyers of Iranian oil, lifting supply concerns and turning the market's focus to worries that an economic slowdown may curb fuel demand.

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Iran sanctions and oil prices: Who'll feel the pain?

Iran sanctions and oil prices: Who'll feel the pain?

The world's oil producers and their customers entered a new period of uncertainty Monday as renewed US economic sanctions against Iran took effect. Having withdrawn from the seven-nation deal negotiated under his predecessor

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GAIL hits over 1-month high on strong qtr results

GAIL hits over 1-month high on strong qtr results

Shares of GAIL (India) Ltd rose as much as 2.69 per cent to Rs 382, their highest since October 3 The state-run gas utility on Monday reported a 50 per cent jump in Q2 profit at Rs 1,963 crore.

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Petrol prices reach lowest level since September, check revised rates here

Petrol prices reach lowest level since September, check revised rates here

Consistent cut in fuel prices have brought the petrol rate at its lowest level since September. The petrol and diesel prices have been cut by 14 paise and 9 paise, respectively today. A litre of petrol costs Rs 78.42 in Delhi,

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India, China among eight countries exempt from US sanctions on Iran oil

India, China among eight countries exempt from US sanctions on Iran oil

The US has allowed India and seven other countries to temporarily keep buying Iranian crude oil despite sanctions against Tehran, calming fears of a possible jump in fuel prices if supplies from the Opec country were completely choked.

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Trump says he wants to go slower on sanctions for Iran's oil

Trump says he wants to go slower on sanctions for Iran's oil

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he wants to impose sanctions on Iran's oil gradually, citing concerns about shocking energy markets and causing global price spikes.

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‘Make in India’ speed boost for Indian Railways! Gets first 200 kmph capable aerodynamic electric locomotive

‘Make in India’ speed boost for Indian Railways! Gets first 200 kmph capable aerodynamic electric locomotive

Big ‘Make in India’ boost for Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways! The Northern Zonal Railway recently received its very first aerodynamically designed passenger electric locomotive.

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Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train: Amid land acquisition protests, NHSRCL seeks RPF help to protect employees

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train: Amid land acquisition protests, NHSRCL seeks RPF help to protect employees

Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train: The NHSRCL (National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited) has decided to seek help from the RPF (Railway Protection Force) in order to protect its employees as they go about surveying the land meant for India’s first bullet train project .

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PM to dedicate to Nation two national highways in Varanasi on Nov 12

PM to dedicate to Nation two national highways in Varanasi on Nov 12

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the Nation, two important national highways in Varanasi, having a total length of 34 kilometres and constructed at a cost of Rs 1571. 95 crore on November 12.

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Rail tickets online, yet touts rule roost

Rail tickets online, yet touts rule roost

The recent nationwide raids at railway stations in 100 cities to crack down on misuse of e-ticket user identities shows the necessity to bring e-touting a crime under railway police. During the raids in South Central Railway (SCR),

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Delhi Metro Services Till 10 PM On Diwali; Airport Line From 4.45 AM Itself

Delhi Metro Services Till 10 PM On Diwali; Airport Line From 4.45 AM Itself

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Monday (5 November) said that commuters can avail metro services till 10 pm from the terminal stations on the occasion of Diwali, Times of India has reported.

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Tatkal train tickets at double the price! What Indian Railways is doing to bust touts

Tatkal train tickets at double the price! What Indian Railways is doing to bust touts

Not sure about the availability of tatkal train tickets? Indian Railways trying different ways to bust touts! To identify touts who block tatkal tickets before users can book them, especially during the festive season, Indian Railways

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Delhi govt claims it brought down Metro Phase 4 cost by Rs 10,000 crore

Delhi govt claims it brought down Metro Phase 4 cost by Rs 10,000 crore

The Delhi government on Monday said that the cost of Metro’s Phase-IV came down by Rs 10,000 crore as it had specifically asked Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to cut the project’s expenditure.

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