There is a great prospect for cooperation between India and the US in the energy sector, the top Indian envoy to Washington has said as he visited the resource-rich Alaska to explore the possibility of importing oil and gas from the state.
This October 2, on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, the Manmad-Nashik-Mumbai Panchavati Express will be declared an ‘Adarsh’ train by Rail Parishad.
Minister of State for Power and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal said here on Friday that the government was preparing a road map for production and sale of only electric vehicles in the country by 2030.
Japan said on Friday that unstable power supply was among the biggest investment barriers in India. The development comment comes ahead of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe’s India visit next month during which discussions on bilateral discussions on cooperation in the energy sector would get priority.
The Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) is planning to expand its Ennore LPG bottling plant by adding another carousel (bottling line), thus increasing the output to 20,500 tonnes per month from its present 15,000 tonnes per month. The facility will be established at a cost of ₹35.4 crore and will be completed in two years.
The power utilities of Telangana have announced launch of 24×7 power supply to the agriculture sector across the State from February next.
The Union Government’s target of achieving 200 GW renewable energy production in the country by 2022 is humongous, but possible, said Chitra Rajagopal, Director General of Defence Research and Development Organisation (System Analysis and Programme).
Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) reported a 28% jump in first-quarter net profit to ₹9,108 crore, helped by higher margins at its refining and petrochemicals businesses and a one-time gain from an asset sale.
A Child Help Desk to assist the abandoned / missed / ran away children, was set up at the Salem Railway Junction here on Wednesday.
For expeditious redressal of grievances of railway pensioners/family pensioners, Mysuru division of the South Western Railway (SWR), on Wednesday held a midterm pension adalat.