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March 25, 2019, Monday

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

No more power shortage in state, says MSEB official

No more power shortage in state, says MSEB official

The state is now equipped to meet the demand of 2,8000MW and will no longer have to face shortage of electricity, Vishwas Pathak, the director of Maharashtra State Electricity Board (MSEB) Holding Company, said on Friday.

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REC prefers merger with Power Finance Corp over just stake buy

REC prefers merger with Power Finance Corp over just stake buy

The Rural Electrification Corporation prefers a merger with Power Finance Corporation, a fellow non-banking financial company, rather than just an equity transaction. REC is of the view that unlike in the case of the ONGC-HPCL deal

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Surat’s solar power generation to touch 25MW by Feb 2019

Surat’s solar power generation to touch 25MW by Feb 2019

Surat, which aims at becoming the first solar city of the country, will have 25MW of installed capacity of solar power by February 2019. It already has 15MW of installed capacity of solar power and tops the chart in the country.

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In air pollution, choking Delhi is top of the world

In air pollution, choking Delhi is top of the world

Delhi’s air quality has improved considerably since Diwali, with the density of dangerous small particulate matter falling by two-thirds since then, but experts say the pollution level is still dangerous and the city is the most polluted in the world on most days.

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India's renewable energy sector to get EUR 600 million booster shot

India's renewable energy sector to get EUR 600 million booster shot

Months after committing a line of credit amounting to 150 million euros for 15 years to fund solar energy and solar solutions in the country, the European Investment Bank (EIB) now seeks to extend four times the credit to expand offshore wind initiatives in India.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Percentage segregation of all India installed power generation capacity

INFOGRAPHIC: Percentage segregation of all India installed power generation capacity

Coal is the single largest source of energy for electricity production, further, 45,457 MW is from hydro, 6,780 MW is from nuclear and 70, 648 MW is from renewable energy. Here's a snapshot

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Oil Price crash: Crude limps to worst week in three years over glut fears

Oil Price crash: Crude limps to worst week in three years over glut fears

Oil notched its biggest weekly loss since the depths of the last price crash, as record Saudi output, pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump and a global stock sell-off intensified crude’s freefall.

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Noida’s clean fuel score: Only 5% of city vehicles run on CNG

Noida’s clean fuel score: Only 5% of city vehicles run on CNG

Can the twin cities of Noida and Greater Noida smoothly overcome a ban on non-CNG vehicles as sugges-ted by the Environment Pollution (Prevention & Control ) Authority?

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Fuel prices continue to decline; petrol down 40 paise

Fuel prices continue to decline; petrol down 40 paise

Fuel prices continued the downward trend on Friday with cost of petrol falling by 40 paise across the four metro cities.In the national capital, petrol was priced Rs 75.57 per litre, down from Rs 75.97 on Thursday, according to the Indian Oil Corp's website.

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ATF, natural gas to be brought under GST soon

ATF, natural gas to be brought under GST soon

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council is likely to bring in two petroleum products - natural gas and aviation turbine fuel (ATF) - under the ambit of the new indirect tax system soon.

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Oil prices hit year low as OPEC considers output cut

Oil prices hit year low as OPEC considers output cut

Oil prices plunged to their lowest since late 2017 on Friday in choppy trading, weighed down by a supply overhang and a darkening economic outlook. Pascale Davies reports.

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‘Even $1 rise in crude can inflate import bill by Rs 6,160 cr’

‘Even $1 rise in crude can inflate import bill by Rs 6,160 cr’

As India continues to be a large importer of crude oil, a change of even USD 1 per barrel will impact the country’s import bill by Rs 6,160 crore, says India Ratings (Ind-Ra).

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Northern railway says no order from NGT to ban old diesel engines

Northern railway says no order from NGT to ban old diesel engines

Nearly four days after farmers under the banner of Bhartiya Kisan Union demanded an immediate discontinuation of diesel railway engines which are more than 10 years old and are still operating in the backdrop of NGT'

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India’s 1st railway univ on fast track

India’s 1st railway univ on fast track

The campus of India’s first railway university and third such in the world after Russia and China will be a smart and a net-zero campus. Setting up railway university was the first project that Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi

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Railways begin work on export policy

Railways begin work on export policy

Indian Railways is working on an export policy under which top officials from the country’s coach factories will be able to visit other countries to seek bulk orders for train coaches.

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IL&FS arm put Rs 4.6 billion into Rajasthan's road project before contract

IL&FS arm put Rs 4.6 billion into Rajasthan's road project before contract

Among the interesting stories coming out of the Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS) conglomerate is one where a group entity, IL&FS Transportation and Networks (ITNL), put Rs 4.6 billion in a project in Rajasthan that was not formally given to it.

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Govt mulls to complete 30000 KM rural roads by June 2019: Maha CM

Govt mulls to complete 30000 KM rural roads by June 2019: Maha CM

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis here on Friday said that the state government plans to complete the construction of 30,000 km of rural roads by June next year.

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Western Railway To Install 4K Cameras Equipped With Face Recognition, Night Vision Tech For Better Surveillance

Western Railway To Install 4K Cameras Equipped With Face Recognition, Night Vision Tech For Better Surveillance

Western Railways (WR) suburban stations running from Virar to Churchgate will soon be installed with 2,900 new 4K CCTV cameras equipped with facial recognition and night vision technology to effectively tackle crime.

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SAIL supplies steel for Santragacchi railway station upgrade

SAIL supplies steel for Santragacchi railway station upgrade

SAIL has supplied 8,000 tonnes of steel for development of Santragacchi Railway station as a terminal station. According to the steel-maker, plates, structurals (including narrow parallel flange sections)

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