India would achieve the target of 175 GW of installed renewable energy capacities well before 2022, a senior government official said today.
The world’s largest oil company Saudi Aramco is interested in acquiring a stake in India’s proposed Rs 1.8 lakh crore refinery in Maharashtra and a Rs 33,000-crore petrochemical complex in Andhra Pradesh, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today.
First getting villagers to collect and treat it, then tapping entrepreneurs to set up plants to generate bio-gas and bio-CNG, pushing it to market through oil and gas marketing and then selling it online through e-commerce platforms— a 360 degree plan is in the works to convert cattle dung to energy and organic manure and the government is dead serious about it.
The West Bengal government was expecting to award the country’s single largest grid connected floating solar power project in Murshidabad by March, a top official said here today.
Pakistan and India will attend a groundbreaking ceremony of the Turkmenistan section of the USD 10 billion TAPI gas pipeline project that will help ease energy shortages in South Asia, Pakistan Foreign Office said today.
Indian Oil Corp (IOC) will invest Rs 70,000 crore to raise its oil refining capacity by about a quarter by 2030 as it takes the lead to meet rising energy needs of the country.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today met UAE Vice President and Prime Minister Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and discussed ways to expand bilateral cooperation in trade, defence and people-to-people contacts.
A railway committee has recommended new appraisal systems, bonuses, incentives and a badge of honour to boost employee morale in the national transporter, senior railway officials have said.
Petronet LNG Ltd, India’s biggest importer of gas, and its Japanese partners will invest USD 300 million to set up Sri Lanka’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal near Colombo, its CEO Prabhat Singh said.
The commerce ministry has rejected Adani Power’s proposal to set up a special economic zone for the power sector in Jharkhand entailing an investment of Rs 15,002 crore as it was inconsistent with the sectoral guidelines, an official said.