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February 23, 2019, Saturday

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

NTPC’s co-firing of agricultural residues based fuel could be the game changer in the world of power generation

NTPC’s co-firing of agricultural residues based fuel could be the game changer in the world of power generation

As the blanket of smog thickens and AQI dips, stubble burning has come under major scrutiny, and rightly so! Paddy straw and other agricultural residues, especially those which do not get priority in the form of cattle fodder, are burnt in the fields by the farmers after harvesting.

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Achieving universal electricity access: Saubhagya scheme clocks 95% target

Achieving universal electricity access: Saubhagya scheme clocks 95% target

Achieving 100% electrification in India has always been a prime focus area of the government, considering the development objectives such a step can secure and support.

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Leh, Kargil finally plug in to national power grid

Leh, Kargil finally plug in to national power grid

More than 70 years after Independence, an engineering feat by state-run transmission utility PowerGridhas made it possible for India’s northernmost areas in Jammu & Kashmir to plug into the national electricity network to bring ‘one-nation-one-grid’ closer to reality.

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State govt raises electricity duty for consumers of BEST, Adani and Tata Power; move expected to raise Rs 1,100 crore

State govt raises electricity duty for consumers of BEST, Adani and Tata Power; move expected to raise Rs 1,100 crore

The electricity consumers in the city, who are already grappling with inflated bills, have got one more shock from the state government. The government has increased electricity duty for consumers of BEST

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Managing power helps PSPCL save at least Rs 19 crore

Managing power helps PSPCL save at least Rs 19 crore

Selling power during peak hours and then purchasing it during the lean period has helped Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) save millions, according to its chairman and managing director (CMD) Baldev Singh Sran.

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Adani Transmission to raise up to ₹3,000 crore via QIP

Adani Transmission to raise up to ₹3,000 crore via QIP

Adani Transmission Ltd plans to raise up to ₹3,000 crore through a soon-to-be-launched qualified institutional placement (QIP) offering, said two people aware of the development, requesting anonymity.

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Goa: Solar power policy to be notified in 15 days

Goa: Solar power policy to be notified in 15 days

The joint electricity regulatory commission (JERC) has instructed the Goa electricity department to provide required assistance to consumers interested in generating solar power in the state.

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Petronas in talks to buy a majority stake in Amplus Energy

Petronas in talks to buy a majority stake in Amplus Energy

Malaysia’s state-owned oil and gas company, Petroliam Nasional Berhad, or Petronas, is in talks with New York-based I Squared Capital to buy a majority stake in Amplus Energy Solutions Pvt

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Petrol price marginally slashed, diesel witnesses hike, check today's rates in your city

Petrol price marginally slashed, diesel witnesses hike, check today's rates in your city

After a steep rise in the prices of petrol and diesel on Tuesday, prices of petrol witnessed a decline of Rs 0.08, however diesel prices were hiked by as much as Rs 0.13.

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Indian Oil to raise $900 million via bonds issue

Indian Oil to raise $900 million via bonds issue

State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) on January said it will raise USD 900 million through an overseas bonds issue to meet its working capital requirements.

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HPCL unlikely to partner Total for LPG cavern in Mangalore

HPCL unlikely to partner Total for LPG cavern in Mangalore

State-run Hindustan Petroleum Corp. Ltd (HPCL) may build its second liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) cavern in Mangalore, Karnataka, said two company officials, requesting anonymity.

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BPCL, HPCL in talks with Mumbai Port Trust for land

BPCL, HPCL in talks with Mumbai Port Trust for land

Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) has some interesting plans to transform the city’s eastern sea front. Like London, it plans to have a Mumbai Eye, a Hyde Park kind of garden, amphitheatre and other recreational activities.

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Fuel station blocking underpass ‘has no lease’

Fuel station blocking underpass ‘has no lease’

Haryana Shahari Vikas Pradhikaran (HSVP), formerly known as Huda, has gone to the Supreme Court against Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd over the shifting of the petrol pump that is stalling the completion of IFFCO Chowk underpass project.

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Oil rises two percent on supply cuts but global slowdown looms

Oil rises two percent on supply cuts but global slowdown looms

Oil prices rose around 2 percent on Tuesday amid production cuts by OPEC and Russia as well as signs of lower US oil stocks, but grim Chinese economic data raised fears for global growth.

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6 more Jharkhand districts part of gas grid

6 more Jharkhand districts part of gas grid

Six Jharkhand districts have been included in the Centre’s city gas distribution project, bids for which would be accepted under the 10th round of the process that was introduced to prospective investors on Tuesday at a Ranchi hotel.

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E-way bill to be integrated with NHAI’s FASTag to track GST evasion from April

E-way bill to be integrated with NHAI’s FASTag to track GST evasion from April

The GST e-way bill system is likely to be integrated with NHAI’s FASTag mechanism from April to help track movement of goods and check GST evasion. The revenue department has set up an officers committee to integrate

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PM opens bypass, talks of infrastructure upgrade

PM opens bypass, talks of infrastructure upgrade

Prime Minister Narendra Modi opened Kollam bypass in the presence of chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan and governor P Sathasivam on Tuesday. The inaugural ceremony reflected the political mood in the state to such an extent that the chief minister

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Each rail division gets Rs 20 cr to make one 'model station' under it by March

Each rail division gets Rs 20 cr to make one 'model station' under it by March

Each division of the Indian Railways has been given a corpus of Rs 20 crore to develop one station under it as a model station by March this year, sources told PTI Tuesday.

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Pettah-SN Junction In Kochi: Land Acquisition For 1.2-KM Metro Link To Commence Soon

Pettah-SN Junction In Kochi: Land Acquisition For 1.2-KM Metro Link To Commence Soon

Land acquisition for the construction of the 1.2 km metro on the Pettah-SN Junction stretch will begin in February, reports Deccan Chronicle. “The hearing for rehabilitation and resettlement (R&R) package was complete

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Indian Railways Project Utkrisht: Swanky makeover? These trains may soon come in new avatar

Indian Railways Project Utkrisht: Swanky makeover? These trains may soon come in new avatar

Good news for Indian Railways passengers! Soon, you will get modern amenities onboard some more trains. The railways have been working to upgrade its train under various schemes like 'Project Utkrisht' and 'Project Swarna'.

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