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May 26, 2019, Sunday

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In a first, government wants to re-open IL&FS group balance-sheets

In a first, government wants to re-open IL&FS group balance-sheets

The corporate affairs ministry Thursday moved the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) seeking to reopen the books of IL&FS Group and its subsidiaries for the past five years under Section 130 of the Companies Act, to ascertain financial mismanagement.

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Maharashtra: Mahavitaran moves regulator for recovering Rs 4,280 cr dues

Maharashtra: Mahavitaran moves regulator for recovering Rs 4,280 cr dues

The state-owned power distribution utility Mahavitaran Ltd has approached the state power regulator, Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC), to direct three Mumbai power distribution utilities to clear its dues worth Rs 4,280.40 crore.

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India endeavors to expand green energy share in 2019 to fight climate change

India endeavors to expand green energy share in 2019 to fight climate change

Amid a global focus on renewable sources as a way forward, the government and the industry appear unanimous on the need to expand the green energy capacity, but high tariffs and costly infrastructure came in the way during 2018

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BHEL in talks to form JV with US-firm for manufacturing lithium-ion batteries in India: Geete

BHEL in talks to form JV with US-firm for manufacturing lithium-ion batteries in India: Geete

The government is making efforts to manufacture lithium-ion batteries in India in the next one year, and talks are on between state-run BHEL and a US firm to form a joint venture in this regard, Union Minister Anant Geete said Frid

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IEA to do thorough review of India’s energy sector, Niti Aayog to provide inputs

IEA to do thorough review of India’s energy sector, Niti Aayog to provide inputs

International Energy Agency will next year conduct an in-depth review of the country’s energy sector and assisting it in the exercise will be Niti Aayog, according to a power ministry official.

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Adani urges Australia's Queensland to speed up Carmichael coal mine approval

Adani urges Australia's Queensland to speed up Carmichael coal mine approval

India's Adani Enterprises on Friday urged the government of Australia's Queensland state to approve a management plan that would allow construction to start at its controversial Carmichael coal mine.

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PSPCL gets Rs 1,000 crore from extra power

PSPCL gets Rs 1,000 crore from extra power

The Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) set a record for itself by selling power worth Rs 1,002 crore to other states in single financial year. Power minister Gurpreet Singh Kangar said the corporation

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Govt and industry bullish on renewable prospects, but devil lies in resolving tariff and infra costs

Govt and industry bullish on renewable prospects, but devil lies in resolving tariff and infra costs

Amid a global focus on renewable sources as a way forward, the government and the industry appear unanimous on the need to expand the green energy capacity, but high tariffs and costly infrastructure came in the way during 2018

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Delhi has a complex air pollution problem

Delhi has a complex air pollution problem

Do we know what pollutes Delhi/NCR air and the surrounding region? The answer is a very highly qualified ‘yes’. We know enough to inform action now, even while it is important to keep filling in the knowledge gaps.

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4 Coal India unions call for 2-day strike from January 8

4 Coal India unions call for 2-day strike from January 8

Four Central unions at Coal India (CIL) have called a two-day strike from January 8, demanding more money and no further sale of government stake. This can lead to a loss of Rs 450 crore in revenue and 3.4 million tonnes

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Ending Coal India’s Monopoly: Private Companies Place Bids For Coal Blocks, Can Now Sell 25 Per Cent In Open Market

Ending Coal India’s Monopoly: Private Companies Place Bids For Coal Blocks, Can Now Sell 25 Per Cent In Open Market

On Wednesday (19 December 2018), private companies submitted technical bids to acquire coal blocks, allowing them to sell 25 per cent of the total coal output in the open market, reports Economic Times (ET).

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Go for solar energy, urges ESL Narasimhan

Go for solar energy, urges ESL Narasimhan

Insisting that solar power is the way forward to overcome energy woes, governor ESL Narasimhanfavoured solar power panels in every residential complex in Hyderabad. He went on to advise the GHMC

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IOCL ramping up LPG facility in Northeast India

IOCL ramping up LPG facility in Northeast India

Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) is investing Rs 600 to Rs 700 Crore in augmenting the LPG production facility and ramping up storage facility across the Northeast India.

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Low crude oil price should help currency movements in India: Marcellus

Low crude oil price should help currency movements in India: Marcellus

Pramod Gubbi, co-founder of Marcellus Investment Managers, said that low crude prices will definitely prove positive for India, reasoning that oil has been one of the key drivers in the country.

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No Differentiation Made Between Old, New Oil Rigs’: Drilling Firms Complain Against ONGC’s Tendering Process

No Differentiation Made Between Old, New Oil Rigs’: Drilling Firms Complain Against ONGC’s Tendering Process

Due to the lack of differentiation between old junk rigs and new high spec jack-ups in ONGC’s tender, around 70 per cent of India’s domestic drilling industry could be in peril, reports Business Standard (BS).

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Govt aims to boost methanol economy to Rs 2 lakh cr: Gadkari

Govt aims to boost methanol economy to Rs 2 lakh cr: Gadkari

India endeavours to take the Rs 11,000 crore methanol economy to about Rs 2 lakh crore in five years in a bid to promote cleaner fuel and cut down on the huge crude oil import bills, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said Friday.

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Decline in crude price could extend towards $44-42/$: Motilal Oswal

Decline in crude price could extend towards $44-42/$: Motilal Oswal

Crude oil was on an upward trend since the start of 2018 and was up about 30 percent from January to October, hitting a four-year high of $86/bbl on increasing fear of market tightness.

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LNG import facility is expected to become double in 2-3 years, says PNGRB

LNG import facility is expected to become double in 2-3 years, says PNGRB

DK Sarraf, chairperson of India's downstream oil and gas regulator Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB), spoke to CNBC-TV18 about the growth of oil and gas sector in the year and his expectations from 2019.

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Petrol price down by Rs 12 in 2 months. Today’s petrol, diesel price in top cities

Petrol price down by Rs 12 in 2 months. Today’s petrol, diesel price in top cities

With Brent crude oil futures sliding below $55 per barrel and rupee trading below 70 against the US dollar, petrol and diesel prices were today cut by 17 paise and 15 paise, respectively.

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Fuel at your doorstep: Mobile dispensers for bulk consumers

Fuel at your doorstep: Mobile dispensers for bulk consumers

Indian Oil Corporation launched its ‘fuel at doorstep’ service in the city on Thursday, wherein fuel is dispensed through mobile dispensers similar to fuel tanks. The scheme was first started in Pune in May in a bid to ensure hassle free supply of fuel t

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Petro-Rupee To Circumvent US Sanctions: India To Pay For Iranian Oil In Own Currency

Petro-Rupee To Circumvent US Sanctions: India To Pay For Iranian Oil In Own Currency

The Indian government will use the escrow accounts of five Iranian banks held with the state-run UCO Bank for oil transactions with Iran, reports Economic Times (ET). This workaround is expected to allow the country to circumvent US sanctions on Iran.

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Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train Project To Create Over 13,000 Jobs, Land Acquisition To Be Complete This Month

Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train Project To Create Over 13,000 Jobs, Land Acquisition To Be Complete This Month

Construction on Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed rail corridor will soon start as the land acquisition for the project is set to be completed by the end of December 2018.

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Indian Railways looks to upgrade 6,000 HP locomotives to 9,000 HP! ‘Make in India’ 1190 KW motor to be used

Indian Railways looks to upgrade 6,000 HP locomotives to 9,000 HP! ‘Make in India’ 1190 KW motor to be used

Indian Railways gets another ‘Make in India’ boost! Recently, the national transporter has achieved the first milestone for upgradation of its locomotives from 6,000 HP to 9,000 HP.

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DMRC seeks Delhi HC permission to buy semi-low floor buses for feeder services

DMRC seeks Delhi HC permission to buy semi-low floor buses for feeder services

The Delhi High Court on Thursday sought the response of the Delhi government on a plea by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) seeking permission to induct semi-low floor buses for its feeder services.

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Metro works at Hitech City to be completed by January end

Metro works at Hitech City to be completed by January end

The Hyderabad metro rail will commence its operations on Ameerpet-Hitec City route by January end. The trial runs which were initiated a few weeks ago will be continued to January along with the process of testing of signalling and telecommunications equipment.

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Delhi Metro: DMRC to come up with elevated road network below these 3 new lines; details here

Delhi Metro: DMRC to come up with elevated road network below these 3 new lines; details here

Delhi Metro Phase IV: In a first of its kind initiative, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has been asked by the government of Delhi to develop an elevated road network below three of its metro lines under the Phase IV of the mass transit project.

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IR energises 715 Railway Stations with Wi-Fi services; to extend the facility in another 5734 Railway Stations

IR energises 715 Railway Stations with Wi-Fi services; to extend the facility in another 5734 Railway Stations

Wi-Fi services have been provided at 715 no. of railway stations as on 14.12.2018. Wi-Fi services are proposed to be provided on 5734 railway stations. RailTel Corporation of India Limited (RCIL), a Public Sector Undertaking under

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Not palatable: Railway food a perennial issue

Not palatable: Railway food a perennial issue

Unhygienic food served on trains originating or plying through stations under South Central Railways (SCR) has remained a perennial problem for passengers.

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