India’s western state of Maharashtra has put on hold the process to buy land for the country’s biggest oil refinery that state-run oil companies are building with Saudi Aramco, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavissaid, after strong opposition from farmers.
The government intends to further increase the target level for the Ethanol Blended Petrol (EBP) programme that aims to bring down India’s imports of petroleum products, as also provide cleaner fuel, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday.
5,000 compressed bio-gas plants will be set up in five years to convert agri-waste into bio-CNG. New Delhi: Unveiling his vision for transforming India into a gas-based economy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursda
Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has said that the mission of his ministry is to build high-quality roads at low cost. “The mission of the Road Transport and Highways Ministry is to build high-quality roads
Oil extended its slide to six-month lows as the US softened its crackdown on Iranian exports and American supplies surged, easing concerns of an impending shortage.
The Trump Administration is working with countries on a case by case basis to ensure that their purchase of oil from Iran comes down to zero as soon as possible, a top US official said.
The Haryana government Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding with Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) for setting up bio-CNG plants based on paddy straw and other agri-waste in the state.
Oil prices dipped on Friday after falling in the previous session as US President Donald Trump urged Opec to lower crude prices ahead of its meeting in Algeria this weekend. International benchmark Brent crude
Fuel prices have yet again witnessed a hike on Saturday, with petrol and diesel breaching earlier figures to touch new record highs. In New Delhi, petrol is being sold 35 paise higher at Rs 81.63 per litre, while the price of diesel has been hiked by 24 paise to Rs 73.54 per litre.
NHAI has taken temporary remedial measures to remove engineering defects on about 200 black spots on National highways and process is on to rectify 100 more, an official said.