Power sector employees across the country are on a two-day strike which may become indefinite without any notice to the government on issues related to Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2018 and center’s privitasation policies.
Consumers of Adani Electricity along with city Congress president Sanjay Nirupam will attend an important public hearing at MERC in Cuffe Parade on Tuesday morning as it involves decision on whether the electricity tariff for 30 lakh consumers in suburbs should be hiked or not.
The Indian government has diverted over 20,000 hectares (the size of Kolkata) of forest area for developmental activities such as mining, thermal power plants, dams, road, railways and irrigation projects in the past three years (2015-18) across India.
In another instance of illegal rat hole mining in Meghalaya two miners were killed in East Jaintia hills. This has come at time when a multi agency rescue team is making efforts to rescue 15 miners trapped trapped inside a mine since December 13.
The sudden collapse of crude prices and weaker gross refining margins (GRMs) are likely to impact profitability of refiners and marketers negatively in the December quarter, analysts said.
A project of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), the country’s largest producer of oil and gas, that involves converting its oldest offshore drilling rig – Sagar Samrat- into a Mobile Offshore Production Unit (MOPU)
The price of power traded at Indian Energy Exchange, the country’s largest spot power trading platform, jumped 10 per cent to 3.30 per unit in December 2018 as compared to the same month in 2017, the exchange said in a statement today.
Ongoing efforts to reach victims of a mining disaster in northeastern India have exposed what campaigners say is poor enforcement against such illegal mines, where undocumented workers risk injury or death.
Global oil and gas prices are likely to remain volatile but range bound in 2019 on the back of multiple factors, ratings agency Moody’s said in a report today. The medium-term price band for West Texas Intermediate (WTI)
Opposition parties in Tripura, mainly the CPI-M and Congress, on Thursday strongly opposed the Centre’s decision allowing Vedanta Limited to explore gas in the state along with government-owned ONGC.