GOOD MORNING INDIA

October 19, 2018, Friday

Greetings Of The Day From EnergyInfraPost.com!

YOUR MORNING NEWSLETTER IN ENERGY AND INFRASTRUCTURE FROM ACROSS THE MEDIA SPACE

Engie May Sell Stake In India Solar Operations

Engie May Sell Stake In India Solar Operations

French energy firm Engie SA, one of the largest foreign investors in India’s solar space, plans to sell a stake in its Solairedirect unit that has been actively bidding for projects here, said two people aware of the development.

Read more

India’s First Offshore Wind Turbines To Be Set Up

India’s First Offshore Wind Turbines To Be Set Up

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is to set up India’s first offshore wind turbines at Arichamunai near Dhanushkodi at an estimated investment of ₹300 crore, according to Bhanu Pratap Yadav, Joint Secretary, MNRE.

Read more

India To Meet Solar Capacity Addition Target Of 10,000 Mw

India To Meet Solar Capacity Addition Target Of 10,000 Mw

India is set to meet its target of adding 10,000 MW of solar capacity in 2017-18, almost twice that of the increase in 2016-17.

Read more

How Data-driven Solutions Will Charge Up India’s Power Sector

How Data-driven Solutions Will Charge Up India’s Power Sector

Innovation and ingenuity are deeply ingrained in the Indian DNA. This $2.5 trillion economy is reaping the benefits of widespread modernisation, adoption of cutting-edge technologies, and global best practices.

Read more

New NPA Rules: Power Producers' Body Accuses RBI Of Overruling House Panel

New NPA Rules: Power Producers' Body Accuses RBI Of Overruling House Panel

The Association of Power Producers has accused the RBI of over-ruling the Parliamentary standing panel on power and key ministries with its February 12 circular that ended all the existing loan restructuring mechanisms and voted for insolvency code to resolve stressed assets.

Read more

Trigeneration Will Create The Right Energy

Trigeneration Will Create The Right Energy

Any conversation on successful energy efficiency deployment is incomplete without speaking about two of its most important drivers: beneficial use cases, matched by a successful business model.

Read more

Betting On 'clean Coal': Why Some See It As A Crucial Part Of Our Energy Future — And Some Don't

Betting On 'clean Coal': Why Some See It As A Crucial Part Of Our Energy Future — And Some Don't

The ambitious coal-to-diesel plant proposed for Spencer County is being pitched as a way to revolutionize how we use coal.

Read more

No ‘Power’ Of Choice For Consumers

No ‘Power’ Of Choice For Consumers

Last month, six energy producing companies won rights to set up wind power projects in Gujarat and sell power to the State’s utility firm.

Read more

How India's Solar Manufacturers Are Facing A 'make Or Buy' Dilemma

How India's Solar Manufacturers Are Facing A 'make Or Buy' Dilemma

The energy sector in India has always been a topic for discussion and debate among experts, observers, analysts, industry players and magnates, besides others.

Read more

Electric Car Industry Needs Practical Strategy: Report

Electric Car Industry Needs Practical Strategy: Report

As the electric vehicle markets stand on the brink of explosive growth, governments and the industry must proceed with caution as they need practical strategy to manage this fast-growing segment, says a report.

Read more

JSW Group Explores Investment Opportunities In Macedonia

JSW Group Explores Investment Opportunities In Macedonia

Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Group is exploring investment opportunities in Macedonia, according to a source.

Read more

RIL, Essar Oil, ONGC, Torrent In Race For CNG Retailing Permit

RIL, Essar Oil, ONGC, Torrent In Race For CNG Retailing Permit

Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), Essar Oil Ltd, Oil and Natural Gas Corp. Ltd (ONGC) and Torrent Power Ltd are among companies planning to bid for the ninth round of city gas distribution (CGD), two people aware of the matter said.

Read more

President Of India Inaugurated ICT Mumbai-indianOil Bhubaneswar Campus, Lays Foundation Stone SDI – Bhubaneswar

President Of India Inaugurated ICT Mumbai-indianOil Bhubaneswar Campus, Lays Foundation Stone SDI – Bhubaneswar

President Ram Nath Kovind, inaugurated the Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT) Mumbai – Indian Oil Corporation Bhubaneswar campus here today.

Read more

IOC, BPCL May Buy 26 Per Cent Stake Each In GAIL

IOC, BPCL May Buy 26 Per Cent Stake Each In GAIL

State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) and Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) may buy 26 per cent stake each in gas utility GAIL India Ltd, paying the government over Rs 20,000 crore each to become integrated energy firms.

Read more

Petrol, Diesel Prices Come Down For Fourth Day: 10 Things To Know

Petrol, Diesel Prices Come Down For Fourth Day: 10 Things To Know

Petrol and diesel prices are on a downward trend, with the oil marketing companies lowering the rates every day since March 14.

Read more

Trump Death Of Iran's Nuclear Deal Could Set Oil Bulls Loose

Trump Death Of Iran's Nuclear Deal Could Set Oil Bulls Loose

Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson put a break on President Donald Trump's desire to tear up the Iran nuclear deal.

Read more

Abu Dhabi Signs $1.45 Billion Offshore Deal With French Oil Giant Total

Abu Dhabi Signs $1.45 Billion Offshore Deal With French Oil Giant Total

The state oil company of the energy-rich capital of the United Arab Emirates says it has signed a deal worth $1.45 billion with French oil giant Total SA granting it stakes in offshore fields.

Read more

Death Of Iran’s Nuclear Deal Could Set Oil Bulls Loose

Death Of Iran’s Nuclear Deal Could Set Oil Bulls Loose

Former secretary of state Rex Tillerson put a break on President Donald Trump’s desire to tear up the Iran nuclear deal.

Read more

Occupancy In Premium Trains Dropped After Flexible Fares Introduced

Occupancy In Premium Trains Dropped After Flexible Fares Introduced

Passenger occupancy in premium trains which had the flexi-fare system in ticket booking reduced when compared to ticket booking without the flexi system, data obtained from railways stated.

Read more

Railways To Fill Technical Posts With Retired, Contract Staff

Railways To Fill Technical Posts With Retired, Contract Staff

The Railways is going ahead with its plan to recruit retired employees to technical categories on a contract basis . Employees’ unions had strongly objected to the decision.

Read more

Chennai, Madurai To Get Mega Transport Hub

Chennai, Madurai To Get Mega Transport Hub

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) has decided to set up two intermodal stations (IMS) in Chennai and Madurai.

Read more

Raly Minister Says Budget For UP Increased From Rs 1,100 Cr To Rs 3,600 Cr This Year

Raly Minister Says Budget For UP Increased From Rs 1,100 Cr To Rs 3,600 Cr This Year

Union minister Piyush Goyal said today the budget allotted for railways in Uttar Pradesh had been increased from Rs 1,100 crore last year to Rs 3,600 crore this year.

Read more

Highways Authority Plans Equity Funding Mechanism

Highways Authority Plans Equity Funding Mechanism

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is working on an equity-funding model for its upcoming expressway and economic corridor projects, auctioning them before they are built.

Read more

Paul Krugman Says India Needs To Move More Into Manufacturing

Paul Krugman Says India Needs To Move More Into Manufacturing

Investments in the rural economy and scaling up manufacturing are essential for India to meet the demand for jobs from a dramatic surge in working age population, according to Paul Krugman, who won the Nobel Prize in economics in 2008 for his work on international trade theory.

Read more

Create A Commuter Railway Company To Manage City's Locals: WB Official

Create A Commuter Railway Company To Manage City's Locals: WB Official

The World Bank, which has financed a slew of railway projects in the city, wants the megapolis' lifeline to be managed by a dedicated commuter railway company, a top official has said.

Read more

Piyush Goyal Trashes Report That Claimed Airline-like Dynamic Pricing In Railways

Piyush Goyal Trashes Report That Claimed Airline-like Dynamic Pricing In Railways

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has asked a committee, set up to review the flexi-fare scheme, to go back to the drawing board and draft a fresh report after it suggested introducing dynamic pricing, like airlines, in the railways, officials said.

Read more

Manduadih To Be Renamed Banaras Railway Station

Manduadih To Be Renamed Banaras Railway Station

The holy city of Varanasi is soon likely to get a railway station named “Banaras”.

Read more

Two Wagons Of Goods Train Derails; Services Rescheduled

Two Wagons Of Goods Train Derails; Services Rescheduled

Two wagons of a goods train derailed at Arakkonam, about 65 km from here today, leading to rescheduling of trains on that route, Southern Railways said.

Read more

AC Coach Of Express Train Catches Fire, One Injured

AC Coach Of Express Train Catches Fire, One Injured

Panic gripped passengers aboard New Delhi-Saharsa Poorabiya Express when an AC coach of the train caught fire leaving one passenger seriously injured near Mahnar railway station in Vaishali district.

Read more

CCTV Cameras, WiFi In All Trains Soon: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

CCTV Cameras, WiFi In All Trains Soon: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

All trains in India will be equipped with Closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras and WiFi connection soon, said Railway Minister Piyush Goyal at an event in Lucknow.

Read more

Chernobyl Is Now The World's Unlikeliest Green Energy Experiment

Chernobyl Is Now The World's Unlikeliest Green Energy Experiment

A hundred yards from the rusting ruins at the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster, a gossamer array of almost 4,000 photovoltaic panels sits atop a thick concrete slab capping a grave of radioactive waste.

Read more

Goyal Junks Report Suggesting Airline-like Dynamic Pricing In Railway

Goyal Junks Report Suggesting Airline-like Dynamic Pricing In Railway

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has asked a committee, set up to review the flexi-fare scheme, to go back to the drawing board and draft a fresh report after it suggested introducing dynamic pricing, like airlines, in the railways, officials said.

Read more

Warm Regards,

Team EnergyInfraPost.com
Twitter:@energyinfrapos1
www.energyinfrapost.com
Contact Us: energyinfrapost@gmail.com
And anupama.airy@gmail.com
(Or Call Us At 9810661825)

2016 EnergyInfraPost.com | Contact Us 
B 306, First Floor, Saraswati Vihar, Pitampura, New Delhi