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JSW Energy Terminates Deal To Buy Jaiprakash Power’s Bina Power Plant

Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Energy has terminated the proposed acquisition of the 500 mw-Bina Power from Jaiprakash Power Ventures after months of delay in getting necessary approvals from lenders.

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2nd Unit Of NTPC Project At Kudgi Begins Commercial Operation

The second unit of NTPC's plant at Kudgi in the state has commenced commercial operations, benefiting Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Kerala.

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Electricity To All: India Racing To Connect Thousands Of Villages With Power

Electricity To All: India Racing To Connect Thousands Of Villages With Power

Seventy years after independence, India is racing to connect thousands of villages with electricity as it looks to accelerate growth whose dividend are distributed to all.

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JSW Energy Cancels Rs 2,700 Cr Purchase Of JPVL Bina Plant Over Deal Delay

JSW Energy Cancels Rs 2,700 Cr Purchase Of JPVL Bina Plant Over Deal Delay

Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Energy on Monday said its deal with Jaiprakash Power Ventures to acquire 500 MW Bina thermal power plant is terminated following the lapse of time for completion of the transaction yesterday.

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A Happy New Year For Farmers In Telangana With 24X7 Power Supply From Today

A Happy New Year For Farmers In Telangana With 24X7 Power Supply From Today

The Telangana government ushered in the New Year on Monday by gifting the farmers 24-hour free power supply for agricultural purposes.

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PFC Consortium to Lend Rs 11,067 Cr for Neyveli Uttar Pradesh Project

PFC Consortium to Lend Rs 11,067 Cr for Neyveli Uttar Pradesh Project

Power Finance Corporation Ltd (PFC) in consortium with Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) and State Bank of India (SBI) will provide ₹ 11,067-crore financial assistance to Neyveli Uttar Pradesh Power Ltd (NUPPL).

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GAIL Commissions India’s 2nd Largest Rooftop Solar PV at Petrochemical Complex, Pata (UP).

GAIL Commissions India’s 2nd Largest Rooftop Solar PV at Petrochemical Complex, Pata (UP).

GAIL (India) Limited commissioned India’s second largest rooftop solar PV power plant at its Petrochemical Complex at Pata, Uttar Pradesh.

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SCCL Targets 85 Mn Ton Coal Production in Next 5 Years

SCCL Targets 85 Mn Ton Coal Production in Next 5 Years

Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL), a state-owned miner, today said it expects the coal production to touch 85 million tonnes per annum in the next five years as it plans to open up 12 new mines.

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JSW Energy Cancels Deal to Buy JPVL’s 500 Mw Bina Plant

JSW Energy Cancels Deal to Buy JPVL’s 500 Mw Bina Plant

Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Energy today said its deal with Jaiprakash Power Ventures to acquire 500 MW Bina thermal power plant is terminated following lapse of time for completion of the transaction yesterday.

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Niti Aayog's New Methanol Push Could Be Bad News For Modi's Electric Vehicles Mission

Niti Aayog's New Methanol Push Could Be Bad News For Modi's Electric Vehicles Mission

Niti Aayog, the government's premier policy making body, has firmed up a hybrid vehicle policy that challenges the electric vehicle mission that's being pursued aggressively, pitching methanol as a better alternative for India.

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India Looks To Provide Access To Electricity To All In 2018

India Looks To Provide Access To Electricity To All In 2018

Seventy years after independence, India is racing to connect thousands of villages with electricity as it looks to accelerate growth whose dividend are distributed to all.

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Maharashtra Power Utility Plans Floating Solar Power Panels On Irai Dam

Maharashtra Power Utility Plans Floating Solar Power Panels On Irai Dam

The state, which is the leader in renewable energy sector, is poised to continue to move ahead as it is finding new ways to increase the solar generation capacity.

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After Rs 5,000-Crore Investments in 2017, Solar Sector Poised For Bigger Leap

After Rs 5,000-Crore Investments in 2017, Solar Sector Poised For Bigger Leap

The solar energy sector that took a big leap in Rajasthan in 2017 attracting Rs 5,000 crore investments is poised for an exponential expansion in 2018.

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Centre Proposes Increasing States' Ambit to Grant Environmental Clearances

Centre Proposes Increasing States' Ambit to Grant Environmental Clearances

Looking to fast-track irrigation and other development works, the Centre has proposed to decentralise its power by increasing the ambit of state government authorities to grant environmental clearances (ECs) to projects involving irrigation and mining of non-coal minerals and minor minerals, including sand.

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CM Yogi To Lay Foundation Of 660MW Plant At Panki

CM Yogi To Lay Foundation Of 660MW Plant At Panki

"This would reduce the state government's dependence on power projects in private sector," he said. The ministry of environment and forest had rejected environment clearance to the project in 2016 citing pollution concerns.

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Chandigarh To Go 100 Per Cent Green On Power By End Of 2018

Chandigarh To Go 100 Per Cent Green On Power By End Of 2018

If all goes according to the plans of the ministry of new and renewal energy (MNRE), City Beautiful will be on green energy by the end of 2018. After the selection of Chandigarh for development as a model solar city, MNRE directed Chandigarh administration to make the city 100% renewable energy powered. 

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Over The Barrel: An Energy Agenda For 2018

Over The Barrel: An Energy Agenda For 2018

New Year’s Day is an opportune occasion for reflection and re-emphasis. I summarise below 10 energy-related suggestions that I made last year, in part to remind and in part to influence the government’s agenda.

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148 Energy Efficient LED Streetlights To Be Installed Around Taj Mahal

148 Energy Efficient LED Streetlights To Be Installed Around Taj Mahal

Civic body has decided to install LED streetlights at 148 points around Taj Mahal. According to civic body officials, all functional as well as non -functional old high-pressured sodium (HPS) or halogen streetlights in municipal wards around Taj Mahal will be replaced with energy-efficient LED bulbs.

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Will Crude Prices, Politics Play Spoilsport For Markets In 2018?

Will Crude Prices, Politics Play Spoilsport For Markets In 2018?

After stellar gains in 2017, Indian equity investors confront two major risks in the new year—rising oil prices that may stoke inflation and force the central bank to raise interest rates, and an adverse outcome for the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party in state elections that could lead to more populist measures such as loan waivers, say analysts.

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ONGC Makes Significant Oil, Gas Discovery In Arabian Sea

ONGC Makes Significant Oil, Gas Discovery In Arabian Sea

State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has made a significant oil and gas discovery to the west of its prime Mumbai High fields in the Arabian Sea, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today.

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Senthil Kumaran

Diesel Prices Flare Up To A New Record Level Of Rs 59.70 Per Litre In Delhi

Diesel prices have flared up to a new record level in Delhi while petrol, kerosene and jet fuel prices continue to rise in the country in line with the surge in global crude oil prices.

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LPG Price Movements: Monthly Hikes Set To Return, In A Smaller Dose

LPG Price Movements: Monthly Hikes Set To Return, In A Smaller Dose

The government is likely to reintroduce the monthly price increase on cooking gas but with a lower one of Rs 3 or Rs 2 a cylinder, compared with the Rs 4 a month it started from June.

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How Will Markets Perform In 2018? Oil And Fed Raise Risks To Equity Rally

How Will Markets Perform In 2018? Oil And Fed Raise Risks To Equity Rally

In 2016, a large section of the investment fraternity worldwide expected the tide to turn against global equities.

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Latest LPG Cylinder Price: Subsidised, Non-Subsidised Rates in Top Cities

Latest LPG Cylinder Price: Subsidised, Non-Subsidised Rates in Top Cities

Subsidised LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) is now sold at Rs. 495.69 per cylinder in Delhi, Rs. 498.43 per cylinder in Kolkata, Rs. 493.38 per cylinder in Mumbai and Rs. 483.69 per cylinder in Chennai, according to Indian Oil Corporation - the country's largest fuel retailer.

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Indian Oil Looks To Supply LPG To Northeastern States Via Bangladesh

Indian Oil Looks To Supply LPG To Northeastern States Via Bangladesh

State-owned Indian Oil Corp. Ltd is planning to adopt a new way of supplying cooking gas to the far flung northeastern states by first exporting it to Bangladesh in a move that will drastically cut the refiner’s freight cost and help in integrating the energy markets in the two Asian nations, chairman Sanjiv Singh said.

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Cyclothon For Fuel Conservation Held in Tamil Nadu As Part Of Saksham 2017

Cyclothon For Fuel Conservation Held in Tamil Nadu As Part Of Saksham 2017

Around 500 cyclists participated in the Cyclothon, which was organised as part of Saksham 2017, oil and gas conservation mass awareness campaign in Madurai on Sunday.

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Railway Train Ticket Cancellation, Refund Rules For AC I, AC 2, AC 3, Sleeper Class Tickets

Railway Train Ticket Cancellation, Refund Rules For AC I, AC 2, AC 3, Sleeper Class Tickets

Indian Railways offers a facility that enables passengers to make advance train ticket reservations up to 120 days in advance for all classes of travel.

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400 Indian Railways Trains Delayed Due To Fog On New Year Eve, 15 Cancelled

400 Indian Railways Trains Delayed Due To Fog On New Year Eve, 15 Cancelled

Meenakshi Badola wanted to celebrate her New Year Eve with her sister in Patna for the first time in almost 20 years

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Core Sectors Growth Hits Over 1-yr High Of 6.8% In November

Core Sectors Growth Hits Over 1-yr High Of 6.8% In November

Eight core sectors expanded at a fastest pace in more than a year at 6.8 per cent in November 2017 on account of robust performance in segments like refinery, steel and cement, official data showed today.

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PM To Inaugurate Mysuru-Bengaluru Double Track, Electrification

PM To Inaugurate Mysuru-Bengaluru Double Track, Electrification

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will officiallyinaugurate the Mysuru-Bengaluru double track, electrification andmechanisation soon.

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Train Services Suspended In South Kashmir For Security Reasons

Train Services Suspended In South Kashmir For Security Reasons

Train services have been suspended on the first day of the year for security reasons in south Kashmir, where five CRPF personnel and two local Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) militants were killed in a fierce encounter in Pulwama on Sunday.

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Central Railway Brings Relief To Passengers, Plans 24 New Services On Two Lines

Central Railway Brings Relief To Passengers, Plans 24 New Services On Two Lines

After facing a series of problems, the over 12 lakh commuters on the Harbour and Trans Harbour lines can finally expect some good news as the Central Railway (CR) plans to add 24 new services on the two lines which could also include Bombardier rakes that are being inducted into the CR system for the first time.

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From Bharatmala, Sagarmala to Railways, in 2018, Assets Recycling Critical For Infrastructure Growth

From Bharatmala, Sagarmala to Railways, in 2018, Assets Recycling Critical For Infrastructure Growth

The irrepressible Nassim Taleb has coined the term ‘IYI, or Intellectual Yet Idiot’ to denote those prone to making lofty predictions, but without any skin in the game. Our company has 16 operational infrastructure assets in transport and energy sectors, and our complete skin is indeed in the game. Hence the following views, as a practitioner, on the outlook for 2018. These comments are for all infrastructure, not just for the small subset of PPP that gets disproportionate attention.

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Conversion To LED Light Bulbs Helps Southern Railway Save Energy

Conversion To LED Light Bulbs Helps Southern Railway Save Energy

Southern Railway managed to save 741 MW (megawatt) power between April and November as a result of switching to LED light bulbs.

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