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May 20, 2019, Monday

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NITI Aayog says privatise power discoms, implement commercial coal mining, break up oil regulator

NITI Aayog says privatise power discoms, implement commercial coal mining, break up oil regulator

Strategy for New India @75, the latest strategy document published by government’s think-tank NITI Aayog, has recommended a slew of measures to reform the country’s energy sector. These include privatisation of power

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CERC's tariff regulations: In tandem with electricity sector's trends

CERC's tariff regulations: In tandem with electricity sector's trends

Every five years, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) comes out with tariff regulations which determine the structure of the cost of generating and transmitting power. Apart from this,

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Switching to flexible working culture may help reduce pollution. Here's how

Switching to flexible working culture may help reduce pollution. Here's how

Switching to flexible working, that allows employees to work from closer to home and cut commute time, may reduce the levels of carbon dioxide emissions by 214 million tonnes per year by 2030, a new study has revealed.

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Adani's contentious Australia coal mine edging closer toward development

Adani's contentious Australia coal mine edging closer toward development

The world’s most contentious coal project is edging closer toward development, potentially unlocking one of the biggest untapped resources even as a debate rages around the fuel’s future.

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GE Renewable Energy bags largest EPC project in India

GE Renewable Energy bags largest EPC project in India

GE Renewable Energy today announced it has been selected by ReNew Power, the country’s largest renewable energy Independent Power Producer (IPP), to provide 120 GE 2.5-132 turbines for the Gadhsisa Wind Farm in Gujarat.

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One-hour rise in power outage cuts Indian households' income by 0.5%: Fan Zhang, World Bank

One-hour rise in power outage cuts Indian households' income by 0.5%: Fan Zhang, World Bank

The World Bank has just released a seminal report on the Indian power sector highlighting crucial findings on distortions. In an exclusive interview with Sudheer Pal Singh, the report's author, Fan Zhang

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Subsiding Electricity: Working With DISCOMs For Direct Benefit Transfer To Poor, Says World Bank

Subsiding Electricity: Working With DISCOMs For Direct Benefit Transfer To Poor, Says World Bank

India will soon be implementing a direct benefits program (DBT) to ensure affordable electricity to the poor households in India, Financial Express has reported, with the World Bank planning the scheme in collaboration with state power

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New GEF projects to fight climate change

New GEF projects to fight climate change

Projects for new four-year investment cycle and measures to further improve efficiency, accountability and transparency are among the top agendas of Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council's meeting that opened here on Tuesday.

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Industrial power demand increases by 3,000MW

Industrial power demand increases by 3,000MW

Tamil Nadu’s power demand has increased by more than 3,000MW this December, compared to the same period last year. The demand has been 14,500MW in recent days, mostly owing to higher consumption in the industrial sector.

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PAC seeks inquiry into approval of RIL's gas field cost without third party validation

PAC seeks inquiry into approval of RIL's gas field cost without third party validation

The Parliament's Public Accounts Committee has sought an inquiry into oil regulator DGH-led panel approving Reliance IndustriesNSE 0.04 %' USD 1.529 billion plan for developing four satellite gas discoveries in KG-D6 block

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India plans to pay five Iran banks for crude oil imports to overcome US sanctions

India plans to pay five Iran banks for crude oil imports to overcome US sanctions

India will use escrow accounts of five Iranian banks held with UCO Bank Ltd. to deposit money for oil purchases from the Middle East producer to overcome U.S. sanctions, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

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ONGC board to consider listing of ONGC Videsh on domestic exchanges - sources

ONGC board to consider listing of ONGC Videsh on domestic exchanges - sources

The board of India’s top explorer, Oil and Natural Gas Corp Ltd, will consider a proposal this week to list its overseas investment arm, ONGC Videsh Ltd, on domestic bourses, two sources privy to the matter said on Wednesday.

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Sliding oil prices, RBI's open market operations buy propel Rupee, bond

Sliding oil prices, RBI's open market operations buy propel Rupee, bond

India’s currency and sovereign bonds rallied as sliding oil prices improved the outlook for the nation’s finances and the central bank extended support via its open-market debt purchases.

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Auto LPG sector grows impressively; clocks 14% growth in sales

Auto LPG sector grows impressively; clocks 14% growth in sales

The auto LPG sector in India clocked an impressive sales growth of 14% this year, thanks to rising petrol and diesel prices as well as growing social consciousness about the need for cleaner transport fuels.

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PCRA rolls out campaign to save fuel

PCRA rolls out campaign to save fuel

The executive director of Petroleum Conservation & Research Association (PCRA), Alok Tripathi, flagged off a publicity van on Tuesday that will tour villages in the interior to spread messages of conservation of fuel and energy.

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Crude is the biggest tailwind for Indian equities, says Saurabh Mukherjea

Crude is the biggest tailwind for Indian equities, says Saurabh Mukherjea

Crude is the biggest tailwind for Indian equity market, according to Saurabh Mukherjea, founder of Marcellus Investment Managers. US oil prices rose on Wednesday to claw back part of their more than 5 percent losses

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ONGC Ups Its Game: Largest, Most Advanced Contract To Shave Off Country’s Dependence On Fuel Imports By 10 Per Cent

ONGC Ups Its Game: Largest, Most Advanced Contract To Shave Off Country’s Dependence On Fuel Imports By 10 Per Cent

ONGC’s $1.7 billion contract to a consortium of BGHE (Baker Hughes, a GE company), McDermott International and LTHE (L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering) for block KG-DWN-98/2 off the Andhra coast

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Number of fuel bunks in Hyderabad to double, dealers raise concern

Number of fuel bunks in Hyderabad to double, dealers raise concern

The city is all set to get 600 more fuel stations in addition to 600 outlets already operating. The state of Telanganawill get 3,000 more bunks, adding to its kitty of 5,000 petrol pumps.

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Oil prices climb after tumble on hint markets stabilizing

Oil prices climb after tumble on hint markets stabilizing

Oil prices rebounded on Wednesday after falling for the past three sesssions with worries about oversupply and a slowing global economy keeping markets under pressure though sentiment may be shifting as falling equity markets seemed to stabilize.

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Petrol, diesel price remain unchanged on Wednesday. Check prices here

Petrol, diesel price remain unchanged on Wednesday. Check prices here

Retail prices of petrol, diesel were unchanged on Wednesday after two straight days of hikes. In the national capital Delhi, petrol is sold at Rs 70.63 while diesel is retailing at Rs 64.54, according to data available on Indian Oil Corporation website.

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IRCTC e-ticket booking: Know the government payment gateways while booking reserved Indian Railways tickets

IRCTC e-ticket booking: Know the government payment gateways while booking reserved Indian Railways tickets

IRCTC e-ticket booking: While booking reserved tickets through the IRCTC Rail Connect mobile app, you can use various payment modes enabled by the government or private banks through multiple payment providers.

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Bullet train project: First consignment for training railway officials on special tracks arrives from Japan

Bullet train project: First consignment for training railway officials on special tracks arrives from Japan

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project gets big consignment from Japan! With India gearing up for its first-ever bullet train, work on developing a training institute in Vadodara, Gujarat is going on in full swing.

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Free Road Tax, Registration, Parking for electric cars! Charging stations every 3 kms: Lot more in Delhi’s big EV push

Free Road Tax, Registration, Parking for electric cars! Charging stations every 3 kms: Lot more in Delhi’s big EV push

While the rest of the country waits for word from the centre on a pathway toward electrification of mobility, the Delhi Government has put their best forward releasing their own draft electric vehicle policy, that is nothing short of pathbreaking.

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Nitin Gadkari to lay foundation of highway projects in Arunachal Pradesh

Nitin Gadkari to lay foundation of highway projects in Arunachal Pradesh

Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari will inaugurate and lay the foundation for national highway projects worth Rs 9,533 crore in Arunachal Pradesh on Thursday. “The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping and Water Resources

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Indian Railways to soon roll out new EMU train with 130 Kmph speed, know salient features

Indian Railways to soon roll out new EMU train with 130 Kmph speed, know salient features

After Train-18, Railway passengers will soon get another high-tech train from the stable of the Integral Coach Factory (ICF). The new train –Electrical Multiple Unit (EMU) –commonly known as electric train, running at a speed of 130 Kmph is ready for its trial launch.

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Delhi Metro Phase IV: Much-delayed project may get approved by Delhi government’s cabinet today

Delhi Metro Phase IV: Much-delayed project may get approved by Delhi government’s cabinet today

Delhiites who were waiting eagerly for the approval of Delhi Metro’s Phase-IV project, may have some good news soon! The much delayed Phase IV project of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is likely to get the nod from Delhi government’s cabinet.

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Indian Railways opens ‘executive lounges’ for passengers

Indian Railways opens ‘executive lounges’ for passengers

The Indian Railways which is committed to give its passengers the best possible experience, has introduced Executive Lounges. These world class lounges has been set up by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation

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Another accused in the Rs 126 crore Yamuna Expressway land scam arrested

Another accused in the Rs 126 crore Yamuna Expressway land scam arrested

The Gautam Buddh Nagar Police on December 18 arrested the another accused in the Rs 126 crore Yamuna Expressway land scam, a senior officer said. Sanjeev Kumar Singh, a lawyer and a native of Bulandhahr,

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Exclusive: Train 18, Indian Railways engineless train, to be flagged off by PM Modi on Dec 29 on this route

Exclusive: Train 18, Indian Railways engineless train, to be flagged off by PM Modi on Dec 29 on this route

Train 18, Indian Railways’ first engineless ‘Shatabdi killer’, is all set to be flagged off by PM Narendra Modi on December 29, learns Financial Express Online.

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