After an array of projects including airport, seaport and piped natural gas, Adani Group is now eyeing to bid for the KSEB’s promising 1000-MW solar power project. Adani Group’s solar manufacturing arm, Adani Solar,
State-run power producer NHPC is hoping to tap lending institutions based abroad in order to raise funds for its hydel power capacity expansion projects, in an effort to beef up its hydel power production capacity by nearly a third to ten gigawatt by 2022.
The South Central Railway (SCR) will run four special trains between Secunderabad, Kakinada and Tirupati to clear extra rush of passengers during summer. These trains will consist of AC II Tier, AC III Tier, sleeper and general second class coaches.
The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), Kochi has won the ‘Sarvamangala Merit Award -2019’ for construction excellence in the field of civil engineering.
g a seven per cent growth in production and 4.8 per cent rise in offtake, Coal India Ltd (CIL) has fallen short of its target of 610 million tonne (mt) for FY19 marginally — by three million tonnes and two million tonnes, respectively.
The Indian Railways has lifted restrictions under the Foreign Tourist Quota (FTQ), allowing foreigners to book tickets in all classes. So far, foreign tourists who travel in Indian trains are allowed to book tickets in the first AC, second AC and executive classes through IRCTC website upto 365 days in advance.
India has been slashing imports of crude oil from Iran as well as ramping up offers for oil and gas and defence purchases from the US, in a bid to get the superpower to grant an extension of the waiver for limited import of Iranian oil.
With the government focused on reducing oil imports by beefing up India’s production capacity, state-run oil explorer and producer ONGC reported a record 6.5 per cent jump in natural gas production to 25.9 billion cubic meters in the last financial year (FY19).
The board of Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services Ltd (IL&FS) has redesignated Vineet Nayyar as its executive vice-chairman and appointed CS Rajan as managing director, six months after the new board was appointed by the government under an order from the National Company Law Tribunal
In a bid to safeguard the interest of domestic manufacturers, India has extended anti-dumping duty on imports of certain types of sheets used in solar cells from China, South Korea, and Thailand for another five years.