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September 24, 2018, Monday

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Afternoon News Updates From Across The Media Space

Uttar Pradesh Government Allows Industry To Choose Power Discom

Uttar Pradesh Government Allows Industry To Choose Power Discom

A month ahead of the investors meet in UP, the state government on Monday offered yet another sop to industries by giving them the option to take power from the power distribution company of their choice.

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Azure Power Bags 200 MW Solar Power Project Via SECI Auction

Azure Power Bags 200 MW Solar Power Project Via SECI Auction

Azure Powertoday announced bagging of a 200 mw solar powerproject through an auction conducted by Solar EnergyCorporation of India (SECI).

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Shell Ventures Back Into Solar, Agrees To Acquire Stake In US Firm

Shell Ventures Back Into Solar, Agrees To Acquire Stake In US Firm

Royal Dutch Shell agreed on Monday to acquire a stake in a U.S. solar company, 12 years after exiting the sector, in the latest in a series of deals to grow beyond its core oil and gas business.

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Greenko Group Eyes Essel Infraprojects’ Power Transmission Business

Greenko Group Eyes Essel Infraprojects’ Power Transmission Business

Live Mint quoted two people aware of the development as saying that renewable energy company Greenko Group is in talks with Essel Infraprojects Ltd to acquire its power transmission business for an estimated USD 1 billion. Subhash Chandra’s Essel Infraprojects has five transmission projects in its portfolio.

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NTPC Wants More Coal As Stocks Hit Critical Levels

NTPC Wants More Coal As Stocks Hit Critical Levels

Though the situation of coal stocks at power plants is believed to have improved with the seasonal fall in electricity demand with the advent of winter, state-run power generation behemoth NTPC has flagged fuel shortage at a number of its plants.

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Coal India's New Pricing Policy To Cut Power Generation Cost

Coal India's New Pricing Policy To Cut Power Generation Cost

Coal India's new pricing policy, which involves selling coal on the basis of total energy content in each consignment, is expected to bring down cost of power generation that would be passed on to consumers, said executives from the company.

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India Could Wind Up Leading ASEAN’s Clean Coal Charge

India Could Wind Up Leading ASEAN’s Clean Coal Charge

For India, the decision to invite the whole of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations falls squarely within its “Act East” Policy of expanded economic ties, security cooperation, and regional integration.

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Polish Companies May Explore Commercial Mining In India

Polish Companies May Explore Commercial Mining In India

Polish companies may explore opportunities at commercial coal mining in India if conditions are right, said a minister from the eastern European country here on Monday.

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India Is Said To Mull Power Law Change To Boost Electric Vehicles Stations

India Is Said To Mull Power Law Change To Boost Electric Vehicles Stations

India’s power ministry is considering ending the lock on electricity sales by distributors as one way to speed up growth in vehicle charging stations, according to a ministry official with knowledge of the plan.

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ReNew, Greenko, Hero Eye India Assets Of Exiting Skypower

ReNew, Greenko, Hero Eye India Assets Of Exiting Skypower

At least three Indian developers are eyeing the assets of Canadian renewable energy company SkyPower Global, which plans to exit India after a troubled run in the country.

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Government Pipelines Big Business Into Western Rajasthan

Government Pipelines Big Business Into Western Rajasthan

The dry and arid western region of Rajasthan with perhaps several backward districts, such as Barmer, is set to see an investment of over Rs 1 lakh crore by private companies and PSUs in the oil and gas sector.

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IOC Looking To Increase Number Of Auto LPG Stations

IOC Looking To Increase Number Of Auto LPG Stations

With an annual increase of 22% in sale of auto LPG (ALPG), Indian Oil Corporation is looking to increase the number of stations dispensing it.

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Petroleum Ministry For Awarding Of Discovered Small Fields By Oil, Finance Ministers

Petroleum Ministry For Awarding Of Discovered Small Fields By Oil, Finance Ministers

Giving a push for speedy approvals, the petroleum ministry has proposed that discovered small fields (DSF) be awarded in future by a limited group of the petroleum minister and the finance minister, instead of the 14-member Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) headed by the Prime Minister.

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IOC, Phinergy To Develop Ultra Lightweight Batteries For Electric Vehicles

IOC, Phinergy To Develop Ultra Lightweight Batteries For Electric Vehicles

State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) today signed an initial pact with Israel's Phinergy Ltd for developing ultra lightweight metal-air batteries that can be used in electric vehicles(EVs).

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India-Israel Ink 9 MoUs For Cooperation In Cyber Security, Space, Oil Exploration

India-Israel Ink 9 MoUs For Cooperation In Cyber Security, Space, Oil Exploration

India and Israel will begin work on a free trade pact that Israel has been pushing for, officials said on Monday, as Benjamin Netanyahu began a first visit by an Israeli prime minister in 15 years.

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Oil Flares But Companies Keep Price Hikes 'Low' On Govt Nudge

Oil Flares But Companies Keep Price Hikes 'Low' On Govt Nudge

Fuel pricing reforms appear to be sputtering as state-run fuel retailers are moderating their daily upward revision in pump prices on verbal nudge from the oil ministry as global crude markets remain on fire.

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Iran Signs $2 Billion Rail Deal With India

Iran Signs $2 Billion Rail Deal With India

The agreement was inked Friday in India’s capital New Delhi in the presence of Abbas Akhoundi, Iran’s minister of roads and urban development, and his Indian counterpart Nitin Gadkari, the report said, according to Xinhua news agency.

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Soon, RPF Personnel To Don Body Cameras

Soon, RPF Personnel To Don Body Cameras

Railway Protection Force officials will soon be spotted donning body cameras, which will record visuals to help bring transparency in dealing with passengers. The first such cameras have been procured by Western Railway.

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Wagon Cos Get Big Railway Order Lifeline

Wagon Cos Get Big Railway Order Lifeline

In a major boost to the rail wagon makers, Indian Railways has issued orders for 9,493 wagons to the private sector players, many of whom are listed entities, multiple industry sources have told DNA Money.

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Western Railway Widens Borivali FOB In 'Record' Two Months Period

Western Railway Widens Borivali FOB In 'Record' Two Months Period

The Western Railway (WR) has widened a Foot Over Bridge (FOB) at suburban Borivali station in a "record two months time", a senior official claimed today.

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Delhi Metro: Inspect, Investigate And Advise, Now, A Commissioner Of Metro Railway Safety To Monitor Operations

Delhi Metro: Inspect, Investigate And Advise, Now, A Commissioner Of Metro Railway Safety To Monitor Operations

More than a decade after it was first envisaged in the Metro Railways (Operations and Maintenance) Act, 2002, the Ministry of Civil Aviation has created a post for the Commissioner of Metro Railway Safety under the Commission of Railway Safety, according to an official notification dated January 10.

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Rajdhani Linen Covers Made By Prisoners

Rajdhani Linen Covers Made By Prisoners

Western Railway has tied up with the prisons department to provide linencovers made of newspapers. The project, a first of its kind for Indian Railways, has been launched on a trial basis on Bandra-Hazrat Nizamuddin Express, also known as Third Rajdhani.

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DMRC Mulling Multi-Level Parking For Metro Stations

DMRC Mulling Multi-Level Parking For Metro Stations

Metro stations in the capital will soon have multi-level parking, giving a breather to thousands of commuters facing parking woes in the vicinity where thousands of vehicles are parked every day.

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