Policy on biofuels: Green push?

Policy on biofuels: Green push?

At a time when rising oil prices are putting increasing pressure on the economy, even small steps to encourage the use of biofuels are welcome. The Cabinet this month approved a National Policy on Biofuels

‘Mangaluru Important For India’s Energy Sector’

‘Mangaluru Important For India’s Energy Sector’

Mangaluru has become very important for the energy sector in the country as it houses oil refining major, Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd., (MRPL), and the crude storage facility, Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserve Ltd., (ISPRL), said Joint Secretary of Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas Sunjay Sudhir.

Govt. Order On Coal Supply May Hit Non-power Sectors

Govt. Order On Coal Supply May Hit Non-power Sectors

The government’s decision to prioritise coal supply to power plants will greatly hurt other industries dependent on coal such as cement and aluminium, according to industry players who had written to Railways and Finance Minister Piyush Goyal to voice their grievances.

Transition To Green Economy Will Create More Jobs

Transition To Green Economy Will Create More Jobs

More than three lakh workers will be employed in the solar and wind energy sectors to meet the country’s target of generating 175 gigawatts of electricity from renewable sources by 2022, an International Labour Organisation (ILO) report said.