Rajasthan Energy Minister B D Kalla on Tuesday said the government would bring a new renewable energy policy in the state. Speaking at a seminar on ”exploring renewable energy potential in the state of Rajasthan” on the 75th birth anniversary of former prime minister Rajiv Gandh
The central government has cancelled the joint allocation of a coal block in Odisha to state-owned NTPC and Jammu & Kashmir State Power Development Corporation. NTPC and Power Development Department, Jammu and Kashmir, had earlier requested the coal ministry for cancellation of the coal block.
Crude oil prices rose by Rs 63 to Rs 3,959 per barrel in futures market on Monday as speculators created fresh positions, taking positive cues from physical spot market.
The old world magic and excitement of travelling leisurely by trains on narrow gauge railway lines, is fast becoming a thing of the past world over, including India.
India on Friday suspended weekly Thar Link Express which connects Jodhpur in Rajasthan to Karachi in Pakistan, a railway official said. The train”s scheduled journey on Friday will not take place, North Western Railway”s Chief Public Relations Officer Abhay Sharma said.
Crude oil prices rose by Rs 18 to Rs 3,932 per barrel in futures market on Friday as speculators created fresh positions taking positive cues from global markets.
Power distribution companies in the national capital on Friday issued an advisory for kite-flying related precautions to prevent electrocution and trippings due to use of metal-coated thread (manjha). Flying of kites picks up on the occasion of Independence Day in Delhi.
Pakistan government on Friday said it will stop the Thar Express, the last remaining train link with India, over abrogation of Article 370, which gave special status to Jammu and Kahsmir.
Crude oil futures rose by 2.55 per cent to Rs 3,734 per barrel Thursday after participants widened their bets, tracking a firm trend overseas. On the Multi Commodity Exchange, crude oil contracts for August delivery traded higher by Rs 93, or 2.55 per cent, at Rs 3,734 per barrel with a business turnover of 27,672 lots.
Average spot power price dipped 2 per cent to Rs 3.38 per unit in July at the Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) as compared with Rs 3.46 per unit a year ago.