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February 23, 2019, Saturday

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PFC-REC deal completion soon; govt may sell REC stake at 20% premium to PFC

PFC-REC deal completion soon; govt may sell REC stake at 20% premium to PFC

The government, which is way short-meeting the disinvestment target of Rs 80,000 crore for this year, is set to ask state-owned power sector financier Power Finance Corporation (PFC) to buy its entire stake in REC at a premium of 20 per cent.

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Andhra Pradesh targets producing 5,000 MW solar power

Andhra Pradesh targets producing 5,000 MW solar power

The Andhra Pradesh government has set a target of generating 5,000 MW of solar power by 2023, and has offered several incentives to the private sector to meet this target, industry sources said on Monday.

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Light At The End Of A Long Tunnel: India Just 28,594 Households Away From Achieving 100 Per Cent Electrification

Light At The End Of A Long Tunnel: India Just 28,594 Households Away From Achieving 100 Per Cent Electrification

As per latest data released by the Ministry of Power, only 28,594 households in India are left to be electrified for the country to achieve 100 per cent electrification, reports Financial Express.

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'We need 1 lakh professionals to set up 17.5 lakh solar photovoltaic

'We need 1 lakh professionals to set up 17.5 lakh solar photovoltaic

Government stresses on creation of green jobs, but we need a growth plan strategy, say academicians and industry experts In a world where sustainable development and transition to a greener economy is the need of the hour, there seems to be a shortage of skilled workforce in the green sector.

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ArcelorMittal must wait more for Essar Steel resolution; NCLT defers bankruptcy verdict again

ArcelorMittal must wait more for Essar Steel resolution; NCLT defers bankruptcy verdict again

ArcelorMittal’s wait for Essar Steel bankruptcy resolution has got longer with the NCLT verdict deferred to 19 February 2019, and the subsequent NCLAT hearing postponed to 28 February 2019.

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UT plans to buy additional power to meet peak summer demand

UT plans to buy additional power to meet peak summer demand

To meet the demand in peak summers, the UT electricity department is in talks with different power exchanges and states to purchase additional power.

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SHAKTI scheme: Second round of auction to keep out former winners

SHAKTI scheme: Second round of auction to keep out former winners

The second round of coal auction under the Centre’s SHAKTI scheme for stressed assets would keep out former winners and bidders. Private power players have raised concern with the Cabinet Secretary that the bidding guidelines under SHAKTI-II

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India proposes to construct Lower Arun Hydro Project

India proposes to construct Lower Arun Hydro Project

The Government of India has proposed the construction of Lower Arun Hydropower Project with a capacity of 400 Megawatts (MWs). In a meeting with Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation,

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Growatt Donates Inverter to Indore Cancer Foundation's Rooftop Solar Plant Project

Growatt Donates Inverter to Indore Cancer Foundation's Rooftop Solar Plant Project

Growatt, a Shenzhen, China-based manufacturer of PV inverters, announced that it donated one unit of its inverter, Growatt 20KTL3-S, to the Indore Cancer Foundation Charitable Trust (ICF), a not-for-profit charitable organization in central India, for its rooftop solar power plant project.

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Vikram Solar bags order for floating solar power plant by Hindustan Zinc

Vikram Solar bags order for floating solar power plant by Hindustan Zinc

Vikram solar, solar module manufacturer and EPC provider, today announced it has bagged an order for setting up a 1 megawatt (MW) floating solar power project by Hindustan Zinc.

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Big energy deals likely during Prince Salman’s visit

Big energy deals likely during Prince Salman’s visit

India and Saudi Arabia are expected to sign mega deals in energy and infrastructure to put meat in strategic partnership when the Gulf kingdom’s Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, visits New Delhi on February 19-20.

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Nayara Energy in talks with Delhi gas players for CNG services

Nayara Energy in talks with Delhi gas players for CNG services

Rosneft controlled Nayara Energy is in talks with domestic City Gas Distribution (CGD) operators to offer natural gas retailing services at its auto fuel retailing outlets. “We are in talks with Adani, IGL (Indrapastha Gas Limited) and MGL (Mahanagar Gas Limited)

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Indian Oil: Oil is not enough

Indian Oil: Oil is not enough

Let us look at mobility from the customer’s point of view. They want it to be economical and reliable. When we started driving two-wheelers, they were all two-stroke engines, giving a mileage of 35-40 km per litre; 40 km per litre was a dream. Today, the fuel economy has changed the game.

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Petroleum Ministry assures Additional Consignment of LPG for Andaman

Petroleum Ministry assures Additional Consignment of LPG for Andaman

The Petroleum Ministry has assured the lone Member of Parliament of Andaman and Nicobar Islands of additional consignment of LPG for remote Andaman Islands, following recent shortage of LPG in this Union Territory.

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Algeria's Sonatrach signs $1 bln gas plant deal with India's Larsen & Toubro

Algeria's Sonatrach signs $1 bln gas plant deal with India's Larsen & Toubro

Algeria’s Sonatrach has signed a $1 billion contract with India’s Larsen & Toubro to build plants to produce 11 million cubic metres of gas per day, Sonatrach’s CEO said on Monday.

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ADNOC to fill up half of Padur strategic crude oil storage

ADNOC to fill up half of Padur strategic crude oil storage

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has agreed to hire half of the 2.5 million tonnes underground strategic crude oil storage that India has built at Padur in Karnataka, making it second such deal by the UAE firm in the state.

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BS-VI upgradation for 2 refineries to cost Rs 5,000 cr: MK Surana, HPCL

BS-VI upgradation for 2 refineries to cost Rs 5,000 cr: MK Surana, HPCL

As you are aware that India is supposed to roll out BS-VI from the 1st of April 2020 except for in the NCT region, which has already been rolled out. All the refineries are preparing for it, HPCL

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BP India expects to complete KG-D6 project by next year

BP India expects to complete KG-D6 project by next year

British Petroleum (BP) India on Tuesday said that it expects to complete the entire Krishna Godavari Dhirubhai 6 (KG-D6) project by next year. RIL, along with its partner BP India, is developing three sets of oil and gas discoveries at a cost of Rs 40,000 crore.

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No change in petrol, diesel prices on Tuesday. Check rates here

No change in petrol, diesel prices on Tuesday. Check rates here

Petrol and diesel prices remain unchanged on Tuesday across the major cities following hikes on Monday. In national capital Delhi, a litre of petrol costs Rs 70.33 while diesel is retailing at Rs 65.62 a litre, no change compared to Monday’s price.

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When Metro Meets ‘Mathru’: In A First, Breastfeeding Pods At Kochi Station, More To Come In The Future

When Metro Meets ‘Mathru’: In A First, Breastfeeding Pods At Kochi Station, More To Come In The Future

The Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) took a step towards making metro stations women-friendly, reports The Week. KMRL is also reportedly setting up lactating pods at four metro stations across its network.

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Chennai Metro: Last leg of Blue Line metro services opens for passengers; all you need to know

Chennai Metro: Last leg of Blue Line metro services opens for passengers; all you need to know

Chennai Metro: Great news for Chennai residents! Travelling across the city has become easier for passengers with PM Narendra Modi recently inaugurating the last leg of the Chennai Metro Rail’s Blue Line and also announced six underground metro stations.

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Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express via Bhopal a hit! Indian Railways to attach two AC-3 tier coaches to clear rush

Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express via Bhopal a hit! Indian Railways to attach two AC-3 tier coaches to clear rush

Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express: Indian Railways is planning to attach two additional coaches to the Rajdhani Express train that travels from Mumbai to Delhi.

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Chenab Bridge, Indian Railways infrastructural marvel, will become world’s highest rail bridge! 10 facts

Chenab Bridge, Indian Railways infrastructural marvel, will become world’s highest rail bridge! 10 facts

Chenab Bridge: India’s remarkable engineering feat and the world’s highest railway bridge to open soon! Indian Railways is building the world’s tallest railway bridge in the state of Jammu and Kashmir over Chenab river.

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India's fastest train Vande Bharat Express a.k.a Train 18: Full fare, meal plan, route details

India's fastest train Vande Bharat Express a.k.a Train 18: Full fare, meal plan, route details

India's fastest train – Vande Bharat Express or Train 18 – is all set to make its maiden run on February 15. The Train 18, manufactured under the 'Make in India' initiative at ICF, Chennai, will be flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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IRCTC Tatkal ticket booking time, rules, charges: Here’s how you can do it online

IRCTC Tatkal ticket booking time, rules, charges: Here’s how you can do it online

Last minute journeys are almost everyone's tragic story. There is massive rise for booking tatkal tickets at Indian Railways station window everyday. However, to eliminate standing in queues for tatkal tickets, the railways through its catering service provider IRCTC

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