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November 20, 2018, Tuesday

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5 Mn Government Servants To Get New Email Services After Private Ones Barred; Here Is What Is On Offer

5 Mn Government Servants To Get New Email Services After Private Ones Barred; Here Is What Is On Offer

The government today announced email service for its 5 million personnels in English and Hindi in accordance with the email policy.

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DIPP Releases Next Edition Of Consolidated FDI Policy

DIPP Releases Next Edition Of Consolidated FDI Policy

The Commerce and Industry Ministry on Monday released the next edition of its consolidated FDI policy document, incorporating all the changes made over the past year.

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MNRE & GIZ Signs Agreement To Improve Framework Conditions For Grid Integration Of Renewable Energies

MNRE & GIZ Signs Agreement To Improve Framework Conditions For Grid Integration Of Renewable Energies

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH India on behalf of the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany signed an agreement on technical cooperation under the “Indo-German Energy Programme – Green Energy Corridors (IGEN-GEC)” here today .

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REC Inks Rs 13,000 Crore Pact With Maharashtra Power Generation Firm

REC Inks Rs 13,000 Crore Pact With Maharashtra Power Generation Firm

State-owned power sector financier Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) extending a term loan worth Rs 13,000 crore to Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MAHAGENCO), REC said on Monday.

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SBI-led Consortium To Sell 51% Stake In Jindal Power Plant In Odisha

SBI-led Consortium To Sell 51% Stake In Jindal Power Plant In Odisha

A consortium of lenders led by State Bank of India has invited bids to sell 51 percent stake in Jindal India Thermal Power Ltd (JITPL) located in Odisha.

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Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL) Generation Capacity Increased By Close To 338 Per Cent In FY17 As Compared To FY16
Three Year Action Agenda For Energy 2017-20 By NITI Aayog

Three Year Action Agenda For Energy 2017-20 By NITI Aayog

The NITI Aayog has released Three Year Action Agenda which is an integral part of the 15-year Vision Document of India being drafted by the NITI Aayog.

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‘Electric Vehicles Are The Future Of Transportation’

‘Electric Vehicles Are The Future Of Transportation’

The capital cost of making electric vehicles would be on a par with petrol/diesel vehicles in five years and India would be importing electric vehicles if it does not develop the ecosystem, said Ashok Jhunjhunwala, Principal Advisor, Ministry of Power & New and Renewable Energy, Government of India.

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India Must Take Steps Like China, To Reduce Use Of Low Quality Coal: Niti Aayog

India Must Take Steps Like China, To Reduce Use Of Low Quality Coal: Niti Aayog

The coal quality use in India has high ash content and low energy content, according to Niti Aayog. In order to improve the current situation, the think-tank in its three year action agenda 2017-18 to 2019-20, has pitched to follow China in order to reduce the usage of low quality coal in the country.

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Adani Aims To Ship First Coal From Australian Mine In March 2020

Adani Aims To Ship First Coal From Australian Mine In March 2020

India's Adani Enterprises said on Monday it plans to begin work in October to build the controversial Carmichael coal project in Australia, aiming to make its first shipment in March 2020.

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Acme, Inox Mull Exit From India Clean Energy Projects Won At Low Tariffs

Acme, Inox Mull Exit From India Clean Energy Projects Won At Low Tariffs

Acme Group and Inox Group that bid the country’s lowest solar and wind tariffs respectively this year now plan to exit the projects, said several people aware of the development.

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Navtej Sarna Explores Ways To Boost India-US Partnership In Energy Sector

Navtej Sarna Explores Ways To Boost India-US Partnership In Energy Sector

There is a great prospect for cooperation between India and the US in the energy sector, the top Indian envoy to Washington has said as he visited the resource-rich Alaska to explore the possibility of importing oil and gas from the state.

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Adani To Start Australian Coal Mine With Own Funds

Adani To Start Australian Coal Mine With Own Funds

India's Adani Enterprises said on Monday it will start work in October on its Carmichael coal project in Australia using A$400 million (S$430.7 million) of its own funds, even as it looks to lock in financing for the controversial mine.

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Adani To Start Work On Australian Coal Mine In October

Adani To Start Work On Australian Coal Mine In October

India's mining giant Adani will start work on its 16.5 billion dollar Carmichael coal project in Australia in October and is expected to ship the first consignment in March 2020.

 

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Rs 48,000 Crore Renewable Projects In Crisis Due To Tariff Revision: CRISIL

Rs 48,000 Crore Renewable Projects In Crisis Due To Tariff Revision: CRISIL

As more states take the route of revision of tariffs for renewable energy projects as recent bids have gone ultra low, the sector could see a major shakeup with close to 7 GW under pressure.

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OIL AND GAS / INFRASTRUCTURE

Global Crude Oil Price Of Indian Basket Was US$ 51.04 Per Bbl On 25.08.2017

Global Crude Oil Price Of Indian Basket Was US$ 51.04 Per Bbl On 25.08.2017

The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas was US$ 51.04 per barrel (bbl) on 25.08.2017.

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Indian Envoy In Alaska To Boost India-us Partnership In Energy Sector

There is a great prospect for cooperation between India and the US in the energy sector, the top Indian envoy to Washington has said as he visited the resource-rich Alaska to explore the possibility of importing oil and gas from the state.

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Hindustan Oil Exploration Company Grants Petroleum Mining Lease To Dirok Gas field

Hindustan Oil Exploration Company (HOEC) has announced the grant of Petroleum Mining Lease to Dirok field, Assam, on August 25, 2017 and the commencement of commercial production from the field forthwith.

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Hoec Kicks Off Commercial Sale Of Gas From Assam Fields

Hoec Kicks Off Commercial Sale Of Gas From Assam Fields

Hindustan Oil Exploration Co Ltd (HOEC) has started commercial sale of natural gas from its Assam fields, where production is planned to nearly double by this fiscal, its CEO P Elango said today.

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Japanese Experts In India To Examine Railway Safety

Japanese Experts In India To Examine Railway Safety

A team of experts from Japan arrived here today to assess the safety status of the Indian Railways network, the Embassy of Japan has said.

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Reforms In Railways Should Continue With A Sharper Eye On Safety And Execution

Reforms In Railways Should Continue With A Sharper Eye On Safety And Execution

At around 7 am on Wednesday, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu called up the Prime Minister’s residence to seek an appointment.

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Shipping Sector May Get To Deploy Navigation System Gagan

Shipping Sector May Get To Deploy Navigation System Gagan

The maritime regulator has initiated discussions on implementing the indigenous navigation system `Gagan' as per the recommendations of the government, a top official has said.

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Onam Special Trains By Railways To Deal With Festive Rush

Onam Special Trains By Railways To Deal With Festive Rush

The Southern Central Railway will run four special trains between Secunderabad – Kochuvelli and H.S.Nanded-Ernakulam to clear extra rush of passengers during Onam festival.

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Mumbai To Have More North-bound Local Train Services Instead Of CST

Mumbai To Have More North-bound Local Train Services Instead Of CST

For the first time, the Central Railway in Mumbai will move to a census-based time-table from October 2017, after studying the number of commuters and shift in offices based on the latest 2011 census.

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Ram Rahim Sentencing: Shatabdi Among 23 Trains Cancelled

Ram Rahim Sentencing: Shatabdi Among 23 Trains Cancelled

As many as 23 trains, including morning and evening Shatabdi Express, were cancelled on Sunday owing to the fallout of the Dera Sacha Sauda violence.

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India’s Fastest Train Gatimaan Express Has Run Late 3 Out Of Every 10 Trips

India’s Fastest Train Gatimaan Express Has Run Late 3 Out Of Every 10 Trips

Gatimaan Express, the only train in India capable of touching 160 km per hour, failed the punctuality test three out of every ten times it travelled between Delhi and Agra in its first year of operations.

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Gasoline Soars And Dollar Dented As Hurricane Harvey Rages

Gasoline Soars And Dollar Dented As Hurricane Harvey Rages

US gasoline futures jumped to two-year highs while an already weak dollar hit 16-month lows against a basket of currencies on Monday as Tropical Storm Harvey pummelled the heart of the U.S. energy sector and raised concerns about the economy.

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