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May 22, 2019, Wednesday

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Nearly 1.5 mn public sector powermen to go on pan-India strike on Jan 8

Nearly 1.5 mn public sector powermen to go on pan-India strike on Jan 8

Almost 1.5 million public sector power employees, including engineers, will proceed on a two-day pan-India strike beginning January 8 in support of their demands and highlight alleged privatisation attempts of the country’s energy sector.

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BHEL commissions 800 MW thermal power plant in 46 months in Telangana

BHEL commissions 800 MW thermal power plant in 46 months in Telangana

State-owned BHEL said it has successfully commissioned a 800 MW thermal unit within a record time of 46 months in Telangana. “The 800 MW set has been commissioned at Kothagudem Thermal Power Station (KTPS)

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Maharashtra power regulator reviews tariff, allows incentive for power factor

Maharashtra power regulator reviews tariff, allows incentive for power factor

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has reviewed its tariff order and allowed power factor incentive for industries. This has provided much-needed relief to them.

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Energy Storage India' conclave in Delhi on January 10-11

Energy Storage India' conclave in Delhi on January 10-11

Industry body India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA) on Friday said it will hold "Energy Storage India 2019" conclave on renewable energy integration and energy storage on January 10-11.

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Power sector finally looking up, rapid demand growth spells an opportunity

Power sector finally looking up, rapid demand growth spells an opportunity

India’s power sector is undergoing a noteworthy change, and this has redefined the industry outlook. Demand for electricity is seeing a steady growth with a pick-up in the economy, especially manufacturing activity, as well as favorable government policy.

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Delhi invokes ESMA ahead of power employees' strike

Delhi invokes ESMA ahead of power employees' strike

Declaring the supply and distribution of electricity as "essential" services, Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Friday invoked the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) ahead of a proposed strike by the electricity employees in the national capital.

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NTPC Limited Awarded by CBIP as Best Performing Power Utility

NTPC Limited Awarded by CBIP as Best Performing Power Utility

NTPC has been awarded as the Best Performing Utility of the Country in Thermal Power Sector by Central Board of Irrigation and Power (CBIP) today on 4th January, 2019 at a function held in New Delhi.

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Power to 11 firms snapped for violating anti-pollution norms

Power to 11 firms snapped for violating anti-pollution norms

The Haryana State Pollution Control Board (HSPCB) on Friday came down heavily on errant industrial houses in the district, as it disconnected the power supply to 11 such units and sealed eight of them for flouting pollution control

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Nafed to set up 100 bio-CNG plants via PPP with Rs 5,000 crore investment

Nafed to set up 100 bio-CNG plants via PPP with Rs 5,000 crore investment

Farm cooperative major Nafed Saturday announced setting up 100 bio-CNG manufacturing facilities using agri-waste such as stubble through public-private partnership (PPP) with an estimated investment of Rs 5,000 crore.

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OVL makes oil discovery in Colombia

OVL makes oil discovery in Colombia

ONGC Videsh Ltd, the overseas arm of state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), Saturday said it has made a second oil discovery in Colombia that has increased prospects of its onland block in the South American nation.

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Govt squandered assets of ONGC to favour select few, alleges Ahmed Patel

Govt squandered assets of ONGC to favour select few, alleges Ahmed Patel

Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Saturday accused the Modi government of "squandering" the assets of public sector undertakings such as HAL and ONGC to "favour a select few". "HAL is borrowing Rs 1000 cr because it can't even pay salaries?" Patel tweeted.

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Oil companies' profitability may take a hit in Q3 on crude price collapse

Oil companies' profitability may take a hit in Q3 on crude price collapse

The sudden collapse of crude prices and weaker gross refining margins (GRMs) are likely to impact profitability of refiners and marketers negatively in the December quarter, analysts said.

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Iran says despite U.S. sanctions, it has found new 'potential' oil buyers

Iran says despite U.S. sanctions, it has found new 'potential' oil buyers

All countries that were granted waivers from the United States to continue buying a certain amount of Iranian oil imports are complying with U.S. sanctions, a senior Iranian energy official said, noting that Tehran was hopeful to find new buyers.

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Petrol, diesel price cut for second day straight on Saturday. Check latest rates here

Petrol, diesel price cut for second day straight on Saturday. Check latest rates here

Petrol, diesel prices were slashed for the second day straight on Saturday. After the price revision, petrol became cheaper by 15-16 paise across major Indian cities while diesel became cheaper by 18-20 paise.

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Government focusing on increasing connectivity: PM

Government focusing on increasing connectivity: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the central government is giving importance on increasing connectivity across the country, as he launched projects worth over Rs 4,500 crore in Odisha's Baripada district.

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Narendra Modi in Odisha: PM launches projects worth over Rs 4500 crore

Narendra Modi in Odisha: PM launches projects worth over Rs 4500 crore

Narendra Modi in Odisha: Big infra boost for Odisha! Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a slew of projects in Odisha on Saturday. The projects, which will uplift the infrastructure of the state, are worth more than Rs 4500 crore.

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MEGA To Have State-Wide Reach, Becomes Gujarat Metro Rail Corporation After Centre’s One Metro Company Per State Rule

MEGA To Have State-Wide Reach, Becomes Gujarat Metro Rail Corporation After Centre’s One Metro Company Per State Rule

The board of directors of the Metro-link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) have decided to rename the MEGA to Gujarat Metro Rail Corporation (GMRC), the Metro Rail News reports. T

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IRCTC Online Transactions: Here's How Much You Pay On Net Banking, Wallets, Card Payments

IRCTC Online Transactions: Here's How Much You Pay On Net Banking, Wallets, Card Payments

Indian Railway Catering And Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), the e-ticketing arm of Indian Railways, offers the facility of booking tickets from the comfort of home. For such bookings, IRCTC offers

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Sparks Fly Over Plans to Electrify the Scenic Kalka-Shimla Railroad

Sparks Fly Over Plans to Electrify the Scenic Kalka-Shimla Railroad

Competing desires within the Indian Railways – to conserve heritage sites but also rapidly electrify tracks – are colliding at the national transporter’s Kalka-Shimla route.

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The story behind Train 18: It had to run over tough opposition

The story behind Train 18: It had to run over tough opposition

Sudhanshu Mani, former general manager of Integral Coach Factory (ICF), Chennai that designed and built Train 18, said he conceived the idea in 1990 in the initial years of his innings with the Railways.

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Centre sanctioned projects worth Rs 66,300 cr for J&K: Officials

Centre sanctioned projects worth Rs 66,300 cr for J&K: Officials

The Centre has sanctioned projects worth Rs 66,300 crore in the Rs 80,068 crore special package for Jammu and Kashmir announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, officials said on January 4.

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