India’s Reliance Industries , owner of the world’s biggest refining complex, imported 5 percent less oil in May than a year ago, according to data from shipping and industry sources.
Over 200 district-based transporters marched to the district collector’s office on Monday to protest against the recent increase in fuel prices and imposition of several taxes.
Coal is once again helping avert electricity shortage by making it possible for thermal power stations to raise output to more than 103% of their scheduled production target with a view to bridging generation shortfall from hydro-electric plants.
Power theft is rampant in several localities of the town, including Andar Gaya, Gewalbigha and Karimganj areas, as the ongoing cable replacement scheme faces sabotage and local resistance.
With the cost of smart grid project escalating from Rs 27 crore to Rs 36 crore, the UT electricity department has urged the Union power ministry to approve the enhanced cost.
In sync with the electric vehicle (EV) push of the Union government, Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited (HMRL) along with its partners announced that it will be setting up EV charging infrastructure at Metro stations in the city.
As the government explores options to find long-term solutions to the volatile global oil prices, the road transport ministry is working on a proposal to run diesel-guzzling heavy commercial vehicles like trucks and buses on coal-based methanol.
An international arbitration tribunal has concluded hearing in the USD 1.55 billion claims made against Reliance Industries and its partners for allegedly syphoning gas from deposits they had no right to exploit and is expected to pronounce a judgement next month.
Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday inaugurated a 66 KVA grid sub station of the discom BRPL at Fatehpur Beri in South Delhi that will benefit around three lakh residents.
Days after being reprimanded by railway minister Piyush Goyal over the declining punctuality of trains, the Northern Railways (NR) on Saturday clarified that despite large-scale works underway in the zone, there was only a 10 per cent drop in the timelines of trains as compared to last year.