From the era of experiencing major coal shortages, India presently boasts of surplus coal as production of coal increased to 554 million tonnes in 2016-17 from 462 million tonnes in 2013-14.
India’s power sector that was marred by continuous shortages and lack of quality and steady supplies to homes and factories has seen an unprecedented turnaround in the past three years.
Indian Railways is the backbone of long distance passenger transport in India with a network that spans more than 66030 km, making it the world’s third largest rail network and the fourth largest rail freight carrier. The Railways runs 12,000 trains connecting more than 8000 stations and carrying 23 million passengers, and over 7000 freight […]
Oil and Gas Sector Oil & Gas sector is a key contributor to India’s economy. India is the third largest consumer of crude oil and petroleum products globally accounting for 4.5 % of world oil consumption in 2015, behind US and China. India’s refining capacity is 230 MMTPA (Million Metric Tonnes Per Annum). Refining capacity […]
Minister of Railways inaugurates International Conference on Decarbonisation of Indian Railways – Mission Electrification
Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu has inaugurated the International Conference on Decarbonisation of Indian Railways – Mission Electrification organised by Institution of Railways Electrical Engineer (IREE) in partnership with ASSOCHAM India.
Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) issued Guidelines for transparent bidding process for implementation of Scheme for setting up of 1000 MW Wind Power Project connected to inter-state transmission system (ISTS).
Considered to be the backbone of any economy, India’s power sector has never witnessed reforms as it has in the past two years