The NCP on Thursday claimed that rural areas in Maharashtra are facing extended power cuts every day because the coal supply meant for the state is being “diverted” to poll-bound Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh–all ruled by the BJP.
The share prices of India’s state-owned oil companies have declined by around 20 per cent on an average since the government announced a reduction in fuel prices on 4 October. Unsurprisingly, the aggregate market capitalisation of the six-largest listed
Earlier on Wednesday, Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal laid the foundation of the BPCL ethanol bio-fuel refinery plant in Bargarh.
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday said that refinery plant under Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) will make the country less reliant on other for crude oil and will also fulfill Prime Minister Narendra Modi
The recent energy demand uptick in India has boosted off-take from the power generators but has also resulted in higher dependence on costlier coal imports as the coal supply from domestic sources was insufficient, research and ratings agency ICRA said in a report.
Rocketing oil prices have pushed up the domestic rate of non-subsidised cooking gas by Rs 389 a cylinder, or 79%, in the last two years.
About two crore consumers who had given up cooking gas subsidy or never received one can get the benefit by asking their gas agency at a time when rapidly rising crude oil price is making the kitchen fuel expensive, oil company executives said. Rocketing oil prices have pushed up the domestic rate of non-subsidised cooking […]
Secondly, the future lies in electric mobility. This is going to happen worldwide and if India is able to take the lead in these two things it will take lead globally. In every other sector, we have got in too late in the game but in these two sectors we are exactly where the world is. People may say whatever but we are exactly where the world is.
In a public speech on Monday, Niti Aayog Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Amitabh Kant shared a perspective on the future of India’s energy sector and prescribed a few radical reforms for the country to leapfrog to a 9-10 per cent growth rate. Edited excerpts..