Friday, November 16, 2018         

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The Week That It Was: Stories of the week From Energy and Infra Space

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EDITOR'S PICK

MoC Giving Finishing Touches To Its Coal Import Substitution Strategy for Public & Private Sector in India

Union coal secretary Anil Swarup said the ministry of coal has initiated a detailed exercise where it is working closely with the public and private industry and studying every single coal based plant in the country that is using imported coal.

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haryana-rajasthan-exhibit-role-community-can-play-reduction-td-losses-reliable-power-supply

A simple community participation at district level witnessed a huge fall in the power transmission and distribution (T&D) losses, often cited as the reason for electricity shortages. For power to reach everyone at all time it is very important that the consumers consciously take part in this process  Read more...

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POWER/COAL/MINES/RENEWABLE ENERGY/INFRASTRUCTURE

Cumulative Solar Installations in India Cross 8,643 GW

Cumulative solar installations in India have reached 8,643 MW as of September 2016. In this calendar year itself, it is expected that solar installations will reach about 4.8 GW .

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Conference Of States Power Ministers To Be Held In Vadodara, Gujarat

In order to review the implementation of various ongoing schemes and programmes and deliberate on a host of issues pertaining to Power, Coal, Renewable Energy and Mines sectors, a two-day conference of Ministers for Power, New & Renewable Energy & Mines of States & Union Territories will be held on 7th & 8th of October in Vadodara, Gujarat.

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Essar Power Gujarat Delivers Strong Half Year Performance

Essar Power Gujarat Ltd (EPGL), a subsidiary of Essar Power Ltd (EPL), and the owner and operator of a 1,200 MW imported coal-fired thermal power plant at Salaya in Gujarat’s Devbhumi Dwarka district, has recorded a 33% growth in EBITDA in the half year ending 30 September 2016 over the previous fiscal.

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Government draws Contingency Plan for coal based power plants at Anpara

The Government said it has drawn a Contingency Plan for coal based power plants at Anpara, Rihand, Singrauli & Vindhyachal affected due to excessive rain in area

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LED Bulbs

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) has strongly refuted all claims of having installed faulty LED street lights in their project in the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) area. Under the Government of India’s Street Lighting National Programme (SLNP), over 1.98 lakh conventional street lights have been replaced with LED street lights in Delhi.

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essar-power-completes-phase-i-of

Essar Power Ltd (EPoL) has announced completion of Phase I (2x30 MW) of its 120 MW Paradip Power Plant following the synchronisation of the 30 MW second unit with the Odisha state grid on 28 September 2016. 

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NTPC has become the flag bearer for Rupee denominated Indian paper bringing in a new set of investors to meet the financing needs of the Indian Infrastructure sector on listing of Rs 2000 Crore Green Masala Bonds at Singapore Stock Exchange . Singapore Stock Exchange unveiled The Global Masala Bonds Hub at the Exchange on 26th September 2016.  Read More...

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powering-ahead-anil-ambanis-reliance-power-plans-addition-of

Reliance Power is all set to double the capacity of its Rosa (in Uttar Pradesh) and Butibori power plants (in Nagpur, Maharashtra) and also set up Solar photovoltaic PV plant of 300 to 400 MW in the coming years as part of its capacity expansion programme, Chairman Anil Ambani said while addressing the 22nd Annual general 

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Coal Ministry to Go Totally Digital From Nov 1, Coal Secretary, Anil Swarup

In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of a 'digital India', the Ministry of Coal under Cabinet Minister Piyush Goyal will completely shift over to e-office from November 1, a move that will speed up decision making and ensure transparency. Another ministry under Goyal--the Ministry of Power is also in the process to become a digital workplace.

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premier-educational-institutes-in-delhi-gets-solarised

Hero Future Energies (HFE), the renewable energy venture of the Hero group has announced commissioning of one mw of rooftop solar to power four premier educational institutions in Delhi. This includes the Delhi Technical University (DTU), Netaji Subhash Institute of Technology (NSIT), Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women (IGDTU) 

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OIL & GAS

petrotech-2016

With steady economic growth and being the third largest energy consumer, India is today brightest spot for investors, traders and industrialists. With India looking to expand its energy portfolio and with 100 per cent FDI in Petroleum & Natural Gas sectors, organising such an event to showcase India’s Hydrocarbon industries to the world becomes all the more important.

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Jharkhand becomes first state to launch Direct Benefit Transfer in Kerosene

Jharkhand has become the first state in the country to implement Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) in Kerosene in four identified districts namely, Chatra, Hazaribagh, Khunti and Jantara from 1st October, 2016.

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Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana – State launch at Srinagar, J&K

Union petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan in his address said that 1 lakh LPG connections will be released in the next 15 days. He said that the central government has released 2 lakh connections during the last 2 years in J&K vis a vis 5 Lakh connections released during the previous 8 years in J&K by the previous governments. He added that there are 4 LPG bottling plants in the state and  

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Distribution of LPG connections under PMUY at Mirzapur

Under Pradhan Mantri Ujjawala Yojana (PMUY), nearly 400 LPG connections were distributed to the women from BPL families from the Mirzapur village area by Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of State (I/C), Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State (I/C) Ministry of Culture & Tourism, Bhola Singh, Member of Parliament, senior officials from MoPNG, Oil 

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Caution Against Unauthorized Advertisements For Government Schemes

It has been brought to the notice of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas that an entity with the name `Ujjwala RGGLV Yojana’

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Cabinet approves acquisCabinet approves acquisition in LLC Taas-Yuryakh Neftegazodobycha and JSC Vankorneft ition in LLC Taas-Yuryakh Neftegazodobycha and JSC Vankorneft

In line with India’s stated objective of adding high quality international assets to its Exploration & Production portfolio and thereby augmenting India’s energy security., the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday (September 28) gave its approval for acquiring 23.9% stake in two Russian fields 

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Modi govt to bid out Rs 4,697 crore power projects in first reverse e-auction

In a major change aimed at infusing transparency in the infrastructure sector, the Modi government will conduct its first-ever bidding of power transmission projects through reverse auction on an electronic platform and award six mega contracts worth Rs 4,697 crore through the novel initiative.

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Media Gallery

NTPC Pays 4th highest dividend among CPSUs

NTPC Limited paid a total dividend @ 33.5% of its paid-up capital for the financial year 2015-16, amounting to Rs. 2762.23 crore.

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Piyush Goyal

The Ambassador of Finland to India, Ms. Nina Vaskunlahti meeting the Minister of State for Power, Coal, New andRenewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Piyush Goyal, in New Delhi on October 03, 2016.

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Piyush Goyal

The Special Representative to the UN Secretary General & CEO of Sustainable Energy for All, Ms. Rachel Kyte meeting the Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal, in New Delhi on October 03, 2016.  

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