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Home Ministry Gives Financial Powers To Joint Secretaries To Speed Up Projects

Home Ministry Gives Financial Powers To Joint Secretaries To Speed Up Projects

In an effort to speed-up projects, the Home Ministry has given financial powers to the joint secretaries who can now spend up to Rs 50 crore for executing works and purchasing land, an official said.

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Under Goyal, India’s Power Sector Staged A Turnaround

Under Goyal, India’s Power Sector Staged A Turnaround

Prime Minister Modi’s vision to place India in the league of superpowers inspires millions of Indians to dream big. Former Power Minister Piyush Goyal shouldered the responsibility of ‘powering’ dreams of millions of children, industrialists, farmers, and shopkeepers key stakeholders of economic growth and prosperity.

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Power Minister R.K Singh Says 'will Continue Goyal's Good Work'

Power Minister R.K Singh Says 'will Continue Goyal's Good Work'

Assuring that the good work started by his predecessor Piyush Goyal will be continued, new Power Minister R.K. Singh on Tuesday said he would meet all standards of performance set by Goyal in making India energy-surplus.

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Power Demand In North-East To Rise By 4,000 Mw In 5 Years: Official

Power Demand In North-East To Rise By 4,000 Mw In 5 Years: Official

The demand for power in the North East region will rise to the tune of 4,000 MW in the next five years with increase in electrification, North Eastern Council economic adviser W Synrem said on Tuesday.

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Renewable Target Moves Closer As 750 Indian Railway Stations Receive Solar Boost

Renewable Target Moves Closer As 750 Indian Railway Stations Receive Solar Boost

Train stations along one of the most used railway corridors in the world will soon have their dependence on traditional sources of energy loosened thanks to the power of the sun.

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India Is Also Leading The Way In Terms Of Energy Efficiency

India Is Also Leading The Way In Terms Of Energy Efficiency

We are at a critical time in the transition to a low-carbon economy. While technological breakthroughs and falling costs are driving adoption of renewables and widespread electrification, there are also strong headwinds in the form of political obstruction.

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Power Outage Wreaks Havoc On Tokyo Train Lines

Power Outage Wreaks Havoc On Tokyo Train Lines

An operational error at a substation caused a power outage affecting around 41,000 passengers travelling on major train networks in Tokyo on Tuesday morning, East Japan Railway Co said.

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BRICS Bank Will Contribute To Green Development: CFO

BRICS Bank Will Contribute To Green Development: CFO

Leslie Maasdorp, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of New Development Bank, discusses the bank’s strategy for staying green and its plans to expand investment in 2017.

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Non-Conventional Energy Development Corporation Of Andhra Pradesh Limited To Focus On Solar, Wind Energy To Stem Shortfall

Non-Conventional Energy Development Corporation Of Andhra Pradesh Limited To Focus On Solar, Wind Energy To Stem Shortfall

In a bid to overcome the scarcity in energy department by 2019, the Non-conventional Energy Development Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Limited (NREDCAP) is focussing more on generating power through solar and wind energy plants across the State, said Principal Secretary (Energy) and NREDCAP chairman Ajay Jain.

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AIPEF Seeks Review Of National Power Policy

AIPEF Seeks Review Of National Power Policy

The All India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) has demanded the national electricity policy be reviewed to maintain a balance between renewable energy and thermal energy and has urged R K Singh Union Power Minister to discuss the matter with the power engineers.

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Global Crude Oil Price Of Indian Basket Was US$ 51.34 Per Bbl On 04.09.2017

Global Crude Oil Price Of Indian Basket Was US$ 51.34 Per Bbl On 04.09.2017

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$ 51.34 per barrel (bbl) on 04.09.2017.

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This Undersea Pipeline From Iran Can Lower Prices Of CNG In India: Study

This Undersea Pipeline From Iran Can Lower Prices Of CNG In India: Study

A 1,300-km undersea pipeline from Iran, avoiding Pakistani waters, can bring natural gas from the Persian Gulf to India at rates less than the price of LNG available in the spot market, proponents of the pipeline said today.

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India Starts Exporting Diesel To Myanmar

India Starts Exporting Diesel To Myanmar

India has started exporting diesel to Myanmar via a land route, in a boost to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pledge to enhance hydrocarbon trade with neighbouring countries.

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India's Top Oil Refiner, Indian Oil, Seeks Paths To Narendra Modi's Cleaner Future

India's Top Oil Refiner, Indian Oil, Seeks Paths To Narendra Modi's Cleaner Future

India’s top oil refiner is exploring the use of natural gas and electricity to power vehicles as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government envisions multiple paths toward reducing the country’s dependence on petroleum-based fuels.

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Pradhan Gets Set To Raise Army Of Skilled Indian Workers

Pradhan Gets Set To Raise Army Of Skilled Indian Workers

As oil minister, Dharmendra Pradhan quickly brought to scale two of the Narendra Modi government’s immensely successful welfare schemes – PaHAL, the direct transfer of LPG susbsidy and Ujjwala

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UK Invites Delegates Of Indian Oil And Gas Organizations

UK Invites Delegates Of Indian Oil And Gas Organizations

The UK's Department for International Trade (DIT) is bringing together a delegation of Indian oil and gas organisations at the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE Offshore) Europe in Aberdeen in the UK from September 5 to September 8.

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IGL, IOL-Adani Set To Win Gas Distribution Licences In 8th Round Of City Gas Bidding

IGL, IOL-Adani Set To Win Gas Distribution Licences In 8th Round Of City Gas Bidding

Indraprastha Gas (IGL), Indian Oil-Adani Gas combine and Hindustan Petroleum-Oil India joint venture are set to win licenses to distribute gas in one city each in the latest round of auction, according to people with direct knowledge of the matter.

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ONGC To Bid For Israel Oil-And-Gas Exploration Blocks: Dharmendra Pradhan

ONGC To Bid For Israel Oil-And-Gas Exploration Blocks: Dharmendra Pradhan

Indian state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corp plans to bid for Israeli offshore oil-and-gas exploration blocks, India's oil minister told Reuters, the first major deal between the two countries since a groundbreaking trip by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in July.

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3 Scenarios To Develop Farzad-B Gas Field

3 Scenarios To Develop Farzad-B Gas Field

An official at the National Iranian Oil Company says Iran is mulling over three scenarios to develop Farzad-B, a large gas reservoir in the Persian Gulf.

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Goyal Says Will Ensure Better Connectivity

Goyal Says Will Ensure Better Connectivity

Piyush Goyal today took charge of the Railway Ministry as his predecessor Suresh Prabhu has been shifted to Commerce and Industry Ministry.

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Rajnath Dedicates Lucknow Metro To Former PM Vajpayee

Rajnath Dedicates Lucknow Metro To Former PM Vajpayee

Union home minister Rajnath Singh once again invoked former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, konwn among BJP circles as his mentor, and said that he wishes to dedicate Lucknow Metro project to him.

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Lucknow Metro Gets Abb's 1,000th Traction Transformer

Lucknow Metro Gets Abb's 1,000th Traction Transformer

ABB today said it has dispatched its 1,000th traction transformer that will be used in the metro project in Lucknow.

 

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Here’s What You Need To Know About The Lucknow Metro

Here’s What You Need To Know About The Lucknow Metro

The maiden run of the Lucknow Metro has been flagged-off by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and U.P. CM Yogi Adityanath on September 5.

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Lucknow Metro Inaugurated, Open To Public From Tomorrow

Lucknow Metro Inaugurated, Open To Public From Tomorrow

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inaugurated the first service of Lucknow Metro on Tuesday at the Transport Nagar railway station.

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PM Narendra Modi To Discuss Rohingyas Issue, Infrastructure Projects During Myanmar Visit

PM Narendra Modi To Discuss Rohingyas Issue, Infrastructure Projects During Myanmar Visit

The burning issue of the Rohingyas and India's capacity building measures and infrastructure projects are expected to figure during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's three-day visit to Myanmar starting on Tuesday following the conclusion of the BRICS Summit in Xiamen, China.

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How India's Cleanest City Handles Its Waste

How India's Cleanest City Handles Its Waste

Until last year, Indore was choking on its plastic waste. People used plastic indiscriminately which was collected and burned, sending toxic fumes into the air.

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Putin Calls On BRICS Countries To Enhance Energy Dialogue

Putin Calls On BRICS Countries To Enhance Energy Dialogue

To this effect, Russia proposes creating a BRICS platform for energy research, which could help promote industry, analytical, academic exchanges, and data sharing," Putin said while speaking at BRICS leaders dialogue with BRICS Business Council in Xiamen.

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