City Gas Distribution (CGD) networks in India are operational in around 40 cities and under construction in around 35 cities.
Accusing Chief Minister Mukul Sangma of practising “one-upmanship”, veteran Congress legislator Comingone Ymbon on Monday resigned as the Meghalaya Power Minister.
Power minister M M Mani commissioned the largest floating solar power plant in the country set up on the Banasura Sagar reservoir at Padinjarethara in Wayanad on Monday.
Amid concerns from thermal power plants over inadequate supply of fuel, Coal India Ltd (CIL) on Friday reported that it has produced 329.30 million tonnes during the April to November period, missing its target by five per cent.
The global energy sector is undergoing major transformation with adoption of new-age fuels and technologies, and the shift is now fast catching pace in the country’s energy sector as well.
India’s crude oil production in October remained flat at 3,038 Thousand Metric Tonne (TMT) as compared to the corresponding month a year ago while natural gas output grew 1.95 per cent to 2,755 Million Standard Cubic Meter (MMSCM) in the same month.
In a bid to allay fears among consumers about the proposed 13% hike in electricity tariff by the Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited (UPCL), state power secretary Radhika Jhan, on Tuesday, said how a projected increase has always been more than the actual effective rise in charges.
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today said there is a need for an umbrella energy policy which will bring about synergy in the work being done by the five energy ministries in the country.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said India will soon have a comprehensive national energy policy and lauded the country’s clean energy programme under which renewables energy generation capacity has doubled in the last three years.
A draft national energy policy proposing aligning energy prices with international rates will be put up for the approval of the Cabinet.