Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) is in the process of installing rooftop solar panels at its all 21 stations and power generation through these will help it save approximately Rs 4.37 crore annually, officials said Thursday.
Metro services in Kolkata came to a standstill on Monday evening, leaving several passengers stranded. The services were disrupted for over an hour during peak hours in the evening. The services were affected between Kolkata Central and the metro network’s northern section at 6:11 pm, according to an official.
The DMRC is “exploring ways” to take forward the Delhi government’s decision to make metro rides free for women, while keeping in mind the financial implication and technical feasibility associated with the proposal, official sources said Friday.
GAIL (India) Ltd investors were in for a rude shock after the tariff revision for its Hazira-Vijaipur-Jagdishpur (HVJ) pipeline came in much lower than expected. After dropping over 10% on Thursday, GAIL shares extended losses for a second day, falling nearly 1% to Rs 313.65.
Services were delayed for nearly half an hour on a section of Delhi Metro’s Violet Line due to some technical issues on Thursday, officials said. The Violet Line connects Kashmere Gate station in Delhi and Raja Nagar Singh station in Faridabad.
India’s public sector units (PSUs) may see a major round of restructuring as the new Narendra Modi government takes guard. According to an Economic Times report, the government has started work on bifurcation of GAIL
Services were briefly affected on a section of Red Line of the Delhi Metro due to a minor fire close to railway tracks near Welcome station on Thursday, officials said. According to a DMRC official, train services were slowed down as a precautionary measure.
Researchers at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras are developing indigenous processes for efficient recovery of oil from mature offshore wells in the country.
Angry drivers queued for hours in towns across Venezuela on Friday as fuel shortages worsened in the South American nation following a plunge in gasoline imports and a stoppage at the nation’s second-largest oil refinery.
India Thursday strongly condemned the drone attacks targeting oil installations in Saudi Arabia two days ago. The drone strikes hit two pumping stations on Saudi Arabia’s east-west pipeline on Tuesday, resulting in shutting down of a major pipeline which can carry five million barrels of crude per day.