India on Tuesday announced a “wait-and-watch” position on the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ (OPEC) and non-OPEC producers’ decision last week to lower their production of crude oil by 1.2 million barrels per day for a six-month period.
Barely a few months before the Lok Sabha elections, the largest oil company in India, Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) has announced to set up about 1,024 new petrol pumps in West Bengal.
Coming down heavily on Coal India’s employees for not meeting the requirement of the country, Union Coal Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday urged them to take “sincere steps” to reach the per-day target of 2.5 million tonnes of production and dispatch.
Energy security has been a critical issue and a dominant driver of regional geopolitics in the India- Pakistan sub-region. Cross-border electricity sharing between these two countries could act as an effective confidence building measure.
Former Union Petroleum Secretary S C Tripathi, when in office and after retirement, has proactively contributed to the country’s energy security and voiced his views on how to increase in-house production, bring down imports and look for alternate sources of energy.
Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari will be on a two-day visit to Shillong for an extensive review of the National Highways projects in the seven northeastern states, a government statement said on Friday.
The Asansol Division of Eastern Railway is planning to renovate the heritage railway well situated at Maheshmunda station from where drinking water used to be transported to the Jorashanko Thakurbari, some 273 kilometres away at Kolkata on the patterns of the Bawris of Rajasthan.
Since its introduction in 2008, the use of solar energy in India has increased gradually.
Nepal and India on Tuesday held a meeting on a range of bilateral trade related issues including oil and gas co-operation between the two countries. Visiting Minister Commerce, Industries and Supplies Matrika Prasad Yadav
Indian expat Varun Datta’s block-chain based energy plant, 4NEW, has secured two operational Waste to Energy power plants in the United Kingdom.