External Affairs Minister on Saturday called on visiting Iran President Hassan Rouhani and discussed a number of issues, including energy and connectivity.
The Odishagovernment today informed the Niti Aayog that the state wanted restoration of central assistance for special KBK plan, IAP and BRGF districts, hike of the Centre s share in the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) and revision of coal royalty besides the special category status, official sources said.
British oil major BP, which operates a number of oil and gas fields in Azerbaijan, plans no maintenance shutdowns of platforms there this year and intends to advance with new projects, BP’s regional president told Reuters.
The planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipelineconnecting Germany and Russia poses no threat to Europe’s energy security, Chancellor Angela Merkelsaid on Friday, publicly disagreeing with her Polish counterpart.
Around 10,000 workers at German energy group E.ON have been called out on strike from Monday, trade union IG BCE said, after a second round of wage talks ended without an agreement.
Tata Steel trumped JSW with an aggressive allcash bid for 5 million tonne Bhushan Steel and Power, one of the largest non-performing assets in the Indian banking system, said people with knowledge of the matter.
Democratic Republic of Congo’s oil minister on Thursday defended the country’s right to explore for oil anywhere on its territory after media reports that President Joseph Kabila approved drilling in Africa’s largest tropical rainforest reserve.
An abandoned pipeline, belonging to the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) at Erukattur, reportedly cracked causing oil sludge spill in Pandavaiyaru river in Tiruvarur district.
Matshela Koko, a former acting chief executive of South Africa’s sole powerprovider who has been at the heart of corruption allegations at the state utility, has resigned, a spokesman for Eskom said on Friday.
The European Commission on Friday said it had approved a Belgian scheme of certificates for renewable energy and high-efficiency cogeneration plant as in line with the bloc’s climate goals.