Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday joined the political fight to claim credit for planning a refinery in Barmer by dubbing the efforts of the previous Congress government of Rajasthan in this regard as mere ‘electoral stunt’.
Former head of finance at Snapdeal, Anup Vikal, has joined oil and natural gas producer, Essar Oil as the company’s new chief financial officer.
Power tariffs across the country are set to rise by 11 paise per unit or 2 per cent on the back of the 9 per cent hike in thermal coal prices announced by state-run miner Coal India Ltd (Ltd) on Monday.
Shares of Coal India (CIL) today surged over 8 per cent after the company said its board has approved a hike in non-coking coal prices for both power and non-power consumers with immediate effect.
The government’s think-tank, Niti Aayog, will frame the policy for electric vehicles while all concerned ministries will implement them, the Cabinet secretary chaired meeting decided on Monday, ending the turf war among different entities.
Fears of a growing environmental disaster in the East China Sea escalated as a tanker continued to be still ablaze and leak oil on Monday two days after colliding with a cargo ship.
Indian Railways has just completed laying a much-awaited Rs 1,005 crore, 51 km track in Odisha that connects a large coal reserve in the state’s Ib valley with the rest of the country.
Solar power tariff fall seems to have bottomed out and may not drop beyond an all-time low of Rs 2.44 per unit in absence of well structured bids and rising solar panel prices on demand pressure.
Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) recently issued a notice asking stakeholders for their feedback on the power tariff petitions filed by the three power companies by January-end.
Saudi Arabia today announced that Aramco had been granted new status allowing individuals to hold shares in the oil giant, which it aims to float on the stock market this year.