The United Nations is very appreciative of India’s gift of solar panels to it, a spokesperson for the Secretary General has said, amid suggestions that their energy can be used to run escalators in the world body’s headquarters that have been partially shut as part of austerity measures implemented due to a severe liquidity crisis at the organisation.
Scientists from India and the UK are working on a project that will enable better understanding of air pollution in Delhi, particularly during winter months when thick haze caused by suspended particulate matter envelopes the sky over the capital, said John Loughhead,
Indian Oil Corporation has developed winter-grade diesel for Ladakh to address the problem of loss of fluidity in fuel during extreme winter conditions. This product has been developed by IOCL’s Panipat Refinery. A company statement said
The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana has an objective to provide an LPG Gas Cylinder in each and every household, especially in the remote parts of India. In urban India, even though many have started using PNG-connection for their cooking purposes
There are many examples of projects taken up on wrong fundamentals (for various reasons including political pressure) ending up as failures. The North-East offers many such instances.
A smart meter is a digital meter that replaces old analog meters, which are used in homes to record electrical usage. These digital meters can transmit energy consumption information to the utility (as it is connected to the internet) in frequent intervals
As oil marketing companies face headwinds from the negative growth in diesel sales, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) is looking at offloading some portion of its inventory through export sales under term contracts to fetch better prices, director finance N Vijayagopal said in an interview on Friday.
Indian Oil has emerged as the first company to deliver the parcel of 0.5 per cent sulphur380 CST marine fuel oil to international ship.
Amid uncertainty continuing over the formation of next government in Maharashtra, Congress Treasurer Ahmed Patel met Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari here on Monday.
The Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan, said that India has aligned its policy regime to attract global investment in the oil and gas sector.