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November 17, 2018, Saturday

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Surge in spot power prices: Understanding deficit in a power surplus country

Surge in spot power prices: Understanding deficit in a power surplus country

Volatile petrol and diesel prices, rupee and stock markets have taken centre-stage and have been capturing the headlines in the country for quite some time now. Amid these events happening in tandem, there has been an innocuous trend,

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JSW Steel charts three-phase turnaround plan for Monnet Ispat

JSW Steel charts three-phase turnaround plan for Monnet Ispat

JSW Steel has made an elaborate, three-phase turnaround plan for Monnet Ispat, the distressed steelmaker that was referred to insolvency courts last year for defaulting on loan repayments.

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Rs 30,000 Crore Steel Plant In Karnataka’s Mineral Heartland: ArcelorMittal Revives Ballari Plant Proposal

Rs 30,000 Crore Steel Plant In Karnataka’s Mineral Heartland: ArcelorMittal Revives Ballari Plant Proposal

World’s largest Steel Maker ArcelorMittal, which had shelved its plans for a six-million-tonne per annum (MTPA) steel plant in Ballari at an estimated investment of Rs 30,000 crore two years ago due to lack of raw material linkage

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Centre's green panel for action against Bhubaneshwar Power for violating EC norms

Centre's green panel for action against Bhubaneshwar Power for violating EC norms

A green panel under the union environment ministry has recommended action against Bhubaneshwar Power Pvt Ltd (BPPL) for violating environment clearance (EC) norms with regard to transportation of coal by road, as per an official document.

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Spot Power Price Continued to Soar in October 2018 at ₹5.94/kWh

Spot Power Price Continued to Soar in October 2018 at ₹5.94/kWh

Maintaining its upward trend, India’s spot power prices soared in the month of October. This was the second month in a row which saw a reversal in the prevalent trend set during the previous months.

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MNRE Issues Draft Certification Program & Guidelines for Wind Turbines in India

MNRE Issues Draft Certification Program & Guidelines for Wind Turbines in India

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has prepared a draft certification program complete with quality guidelines. The guidelines have been made in consultation with National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE),

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Power Grid Corporation of India standalone net profit rises 7.87% in the September 2018 quarter

Power Grid Corporation of India standalone net profit rises 7.87% in the September 2018 quarter

Net profit of Power Grid Corporation of India rose 7.87% to Rs 2309.49 crore in the quarter ended September 2018 as against Rs 2141.04 crore during the previous quarter ended September 2017.

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BHEL-supplied equipment at Kaiga power plant create world record

BHEL-supplied equipment at Kaiga power plant create world record

Equipped with BHEL-supplied sets, the 220 MW Unit 1 at the indigenously developed Kaiga Atomic Power Station (KAPS) of NPCIL has created a world record for continuous operation, the state-owned energy equipment maker said Tuesday.

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New norms for setting up petrol pumps: expert panel seeks public comments

New norms for setting up petrol pumps: expert panel seeks public comments

An expert committee set up to recommend relaxing norms for setting up petrol pumps and retailing ATF in India has sought public comments on the issue before finalising its views.

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Petrol, diesel prices continue downward trend. Check today’s rates

Petrol, diesel prices continue downward trend. Check today’s rates

A day after Diwali, state-run oil marketing companies today reduced the price of petrol by 21 paise per litre and that of diesel by 18 paise. With international crude oil prices melting, prices of automobile fuels in India have not been increased

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50 cities on offer in 10th city gas licensing round

50 cities on offer in 10th city gas licensing round

Oil regulator PNGRB Thursday put up for bidding 50 cities including Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh, Mysore in Karnataka, Ajmer in Rajasthan and Howrah in West Bengal for grant of licence to retail CNG and piped natural gas.

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GAIL contracts pipes for Barauni-Guwahati gas pipeline

GAIL contracts pipes for Barauni-Guwahati gas pipeline

State-owned gas utility GAIL (India) Ltd Thursday said it has purchased steel pipes worth Rs 1,100 crore for laying the Barauni-Guwahati gas pipeline, putting on fast track the implementation of the project that will connect the north-east with the national gas grid.

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US determined to push Iranian oil exports to zero without price spike: Hook

US determined to push Iranian oil exports to zero without price spike: Hook

The United States is determined to push Iranian oil exports to zero, U.S. Special Representative Brian Hook said on Wednesday, through a 'calibrated' approach using maximum economic pressure without lifting oil prices.

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US experts hail move to exempt India from certain sanctions for Chabahar Port development in Iran

US experts hail move to exempt India from certain sanctions for Chabahar Port development in Iran

Experts in the US have welcomed the Trump administration's decision to exempt India from imposition of certain sanctions for the development of the strategically-located Chabahar Port in Iran, along with the construction

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Look forward to better food on Indian Railways trains! IRCTC to upgrade pantry cars to international standards

Look forward to better food on Indian Railways trains! IRCTC to upgrade pantry cars to international standards

Pantry cars on Indian Railways trains to be upgraded to international standards! Aiming to improve the quality of food served to passengers on its trains, Indian Railways has decided to completely revamp the pantry cars on long-distance trains.

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Railways Alert! Tomorrow at this hour, you will not be able to book train ticket reservation; all details here

Railways Alert! Tomorrow at this hour, you will not be able to book train ticket reservation; all details here

Railways Alert! Bad news for Delhiites! Tomorrow, the Delhi P.R.S. (Computerized Passenger Reservation System) will be shut for more than an hour. This would mean that, a train passenger would not be able to either book tickets at station window or even online.

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Keen to build, export world's cheapest bullet train coaches: India to Japan

Keen to build, export world's cheapest bullet train coaches: India to Japan

India has proposed to Japan that it is keen to manufacture and export the bullet train coaches which could bring down the cost of operating the Shinkansen trains in the country, a senior official of the Indian Railways said on Thursday.

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Varanasi gets national highways boost! PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Ring road, Babatpur Airport road

Varanasi gets national highways boost! PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Ring road, Babatpur Airport road

Varanasi to get a national highway boost! On November 12, two national highways at a total length of 34 kilometres and constructed at a cost of Rs 1,571.95 crore will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi .

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IRCTC SBI Platinum Card Offers Free Train Tickets, 0% Transaction Fee On Fuel And More

IRCTC SBI Platinum Card Offers Free Train Tickets, 0% Transaction Fee On Fuel And More

IRCTC or Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, which handles catering, tourism and online ticketing operations of the Indian Railways, offers SBI Railway Card, a one-of-its-kind credit card that offers you free railway tickets and a host of other benefits

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Breakdowns, Tech Glitches In Hyderabad Metro: Experts Blame Elevated Design While Authorities Decry Pollution

Breakdowns, Tech Glitches In Hyderabad Metro: Experts Blame Elevated Design While Authorities Decry Pollution

Less than a year after flag off, the Hyderabad metro is reported to be grappling under some technical glitches which is resulting in service disruptions, reports The Times of India.

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New roads and rail links may make Manipur the gateway to Southeast Asia

New roads and rail links may make Manipur the gateway to Southeast Asia

Manipur is hoping to benefit from the upcoming Asian Highway and rail connectivity to become an investment destination in the northeast, Chief Minister N Biren Singh said.

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Make In India’ Delivers Again: Railways Gets First Homegrown Aerodynamic Electric Locomotive That Clocks 200 Kmph

Make In India’ Delivers Again: Railways Gets First Homegrown Aerodynamic Electric Locomotive That Clocks 200 Kmph

In a massive boost for the Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways, the Northern Zonal Railway has received its first aerodynamically designed passenger electric locomotive, reports Financial Express.

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Lesson Learnt From Elphinstone Stampede–Western Railways Builds 75 Foot Overbridges In Mumbai, Combats Trespassing

Lesson Learnt From Elphinstone Stampede–Western Railways Builds 75 Foot Overbridges In Mumbai, Combats Trespassing

The Western Railways has embarked upon an ambitious project of building 75-foot overbridges (FOBs) and has set an aggressive target of commissioning 50 per cent of these by March 2019, DNA has reported.

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