In bid to provide updates regarding electricity supply to consumers, Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation (UPPCL) will be introducing ‘urja mitra’ mobile application on May 1, 2018.
The Uttarakhand Cabinet gave its nod to a policy, permitting commercial use of dry pine leaves, considered the main factor behind forest fires in the state, for generating electricity.
Activists and environmentalists fear that pollution which has been the scourge of Tuticorin city for decades may have taken a turn for the worse. Recently, Tuticorin stood 21st in a list of 94 polluted cities in the country identified by Central Pollution Control Board based on a five-year study ending in 2015. It was also the only city from the state on the list.
Iraq has awarded Iraqi-owned United Arab Emirates-based Crescent Petroleum three exploration blocks in an oil and gas exploration and development contract auction on Thursday and China’s Geo-Jade won two.
Swedish-Swiss multinational giant ABBtoday announced it has commissioned India’s first industrial solar microgrid at its Vadodara manufacturing facility in Gujarat.
Some of China’s top refineries will shut in May and June for maintenance, cutting nationwide throughput by some 10 percent and dampening oil demand in the world’s largest crude importer after record run levels in March, according to a Reuters survey.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, the Spanish wind energy giant, today announced it has bagged largest order for wind turbines in India.
Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday reported a 42 percent rise in first-quarter profit, its highest in over three years, boosted by higher oil prices and production.
Russian oil major Rosneft-owned Essar Oil Ltd plans to change its corporate identity to Nayara Energy Ltd, the company said today.
Ruia family-owned Essar Oil and Gas will invest Rs 900 crore in drilling 150 more wells on its Raniganj CBM block in West Bengal to more than double gas output to 2.3 million standard cubic metres per day by 2021, its Managing Director and CEO Vilas Tawde said.