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March 24, 2019, Sunday

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Power sector finally gets some sunshine in a year dominated by setbacks

Power sector finally gets some sunshine in a year dominated by setbacks

The power sector powered ahead this year, making plenty of headlines – albeit for both good and bad reasons. From 100 percent electrification that drove up demand and power rates to the various measures to alleviate stress in the

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Shell pens India deal with Cleantech Solar

Shell pens India deal with Cleantech Solar

Anglo-Dutch energy major Shell has signed a deal with Cleantech Solar, a leading provider of renewable energy to corporations in India and Southeast Asia, to acquire 49 percent equity in the company.

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India's energy subsidies down by 36 percent to Rs 1.51 lakh cr

India's energy subsidies down by 36 percent to Rs 1.51 lakh cr

India's total energy subsidies amounted to Rs 1,51,480 crore in financial year 2017, a 36 per cent decrease since FY14, according to a new report released Thursday.

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GE Renewable Energy bags ReNew Power order for 300 MW wind turbines

GE Renewable Energy bags ReNew Power order for 300 MW wind turbines

US major GE Renewable Energy has been selected by Indian clean energy firm ReNew Power to provide 120 GE 2.5-132 turbines for the Gadhsisa Wind Farm in Gujarat, according to a GE statement.

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Why is pet coke still being used in city, asks Delhi high court

Why is pet coke still being used in city, asks Delhi high court

A river that was “severely” polluted at five of the seven ghats before the idol immersion season deteriorated post-immersion this year with both dissolved oxygen (DO) and biological oxygen demand (BOD)

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India's energy subsidies moving in the right direction

India's energy subsidies moving in the right direction

India has become an outspoken proponent of renewable energy, including at the just-concluded COP24 in Poland and as champion of the International Solar Alliance (ISA). But do the facts back up the rhetoric? Is the central government walking the talk?

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NCLAT offers IL&FS Sec MD monthly Rs 2 lakh withdrawal but upholds NCLT asset-freeze order

NCLAT offers IL&FS Sec MD monthly Rs 2 lakh withdrawal but upholds NCLT asset-freeze order

The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has allowed one of the senior officials of IL&FS, S Rengarajan, to withdraw Rs 2 lakh per month.

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Maintain status of SJVN as joint venture, Himachal Pradesh CM urges PM Modi

Maintain status of SJVN as joint venture, Himachal Pradesh CM urges PM Modi

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to let the Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN) remain a joint venture in the "best interest" of the hill-state, an official statement said.

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SBI Invites Expression of Interest for 3-5 MW of Solar Projects at its Telangana Premises

SBI Invites Expression of Interest for 3-5 MW of Solar Projects at its Telangana Premises

In line with its ambitious target of achieving 100 percent carbon neutrality by 2030, the State Bank of India (SBI), India’s largest commercial bank, has invited Expression of Interest (EoI) for the procurement of 3-5 MW

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India shall be leading world in next two decades: Mukesh Ambani

India shall be leading world in next two decades: Mukesh Ambani

Richest Indian Mukesh Ambani said on Wednesday that India will lead the world in digital connectivity, which is bringing over billion minds to work together.

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ONGC board approves Rs 4,022 crore share buyback; key things to know

ONGC board approves Rs 4,022 crore share buyback; key things to know

The board of Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) on Thursday approved buyback of 25.29 crore shares for Rs 4,022 crore. The board approved buyback of 1.97 per cent of equity shares for Rs 159 apiece, ONGC said in an exchange filing.

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Brent crude below $55 a barrel as Fed hike heightens demand-growth fears; lowest since September 2017

Brent crude below $55 a barrel as Fed hike heightens demand-growth fears; lowest since September 2017

Oil dipped below $55 a barrel in London after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates, stoking fears over economic growth at a time when investors face a supply glut. Brent crude futures slid as much as 4.5 percent to the lowest since September 2017.

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Indian Oil's Rs 4,435-crore buyback is now open. Should you tender your shares or hold them?

Indian Oil's Rs 4,435-crore buyback is now open. Should you tender your shares or hold them?

The state-run fuel retailer, Indian Oil Corporation, on December 13, announced the buyback of up to 29.76 crore equity shares, or 3.06 percent of share capital, at Rs 149 per share aggregating to Rs 4,435 crore.

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Oil prices resume drop, shed most of last session's gains

Oil prices resume drop, shed most of last session's gains

Oil prices fell on Thursday to erase most of their gains from the day before, resuming declines seen earlier in the week amid worries about oversupply and the outlook for the global economy.

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Land acquisition woes thwart Indian Oil’s expansion in Odisha

Land acquisition woes thwart Indian Oil’s expansion in Odisha

Lack of land parcels continues to be a stumbling block to Indian Oil Corporation’s (IOCL) projects planned in the Bhadrak and Paradip regions of Odisha. The oil marketing major is in the process of finalising 40,000 crore

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Railway passengers can shop on board from next year

Railway passengers can shop on board from next year

Just like on board some flights, from January onwards, passengers on select trains can shop for beauty products, home and kitchen appliances and fitness tools while travelling, according to a senior railway ministry official.

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Train 18 damaged! Dear Indians, we don’t deserve this 180 kmph engine-less Indian Railways train; here’s why

Train 18 damaged! Dear Indians, we don’t deserve this 180 kmph engine-less Indian Railways train; here’s why

We Indians don’t deserve Train 18! The first time this reporter previewed Train 18, India’s first engineless train for long-distance travel, I voiced the apprehension to Indian Railways officials – will we

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Indian Railways passengers note! Several trains cancelled on New Delhi-Faridabad-Palwal section; list here

Indian Railways passengers note! Several trains cancelled on New Delhi-Faridabad-Palwal section; list here

Indian Railways cancels several train services! If you are planning to travel in the coming weekend, then you should take note of several cancellations by the national transporter. Northern Railways’ (NR) train services

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Rail stocks extend gains on order flow; BEML zooms 30% in 10 days

Rail stocks extend gains on order flow; BEML zooms 30% in 10 days

Shares of companies related to the railway sector were trading higher by up to 7% on the back of the order flow. BEML, Texmaco Rail and Engineering, Titagarh Wagons and Commercial Engineers & Body Builders Company

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IRCTC scam: RJD chief Lalu Prasad gets interim bail till Jan 19 from court

IRCTC scam: RJD chief Lalu Prasad gets interim bail till Jan 19 from court

A Delhi court Thursday granted interim bail till January 19 to RJD chief Lalu Prasad in two Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) scam cases filed by the CBI and the ED.

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Delhi Metro’s Phase-IV project cleared after a two-year delay

Delhi Metro’s Phase-IV project cleared after a two-year delay

After a delay of over two years, the Delhi government on Wednesday finally cleared the Delhi Metro’s Phase-IV project. Work on the 103.93-kilometre long line would begin from January, 2019, and is expected to be completed by December 31, 2024.

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