States Are Crticising Because Centre’s Transparent Platform — GARV puts pressure on them to deliver timely and quality power to consumers, adds Dr Verma.
Imagine if the GARV app was not there. In its absence and had we not put the information in the public domain, this criticism would not have probably even surfaced. So firstly it requires courage to go to the people. Transparency is the key to effective administration. All of us whether the Centre or states, are answerable and accountable to the people of this country, said Dr A K Verma
Pradhan's presence at the road shows indicates the seriousness of the NDA government to interact at the highest level with investors community for its Discovered Small oil and gas Fields. Both London and Singapore are the key financial centres for global oil and gas community, to publicize and attract investments.
In a bid to showcase 67 of India’s discovered oil and gas fields before the global investors community at Singapore and London, Union Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan will be part of the roadshows to be held in these two countries from 9-14 September, 2016. Under this bid round, 67 Discovered Small Fields (DSF) are being offered for international bidding. These fields are spread over 9 sedimentary basins and will be offered in 46 contract areas. These fields are projected to yield 625 million barrels of oil and oil equivalent gas and spread over 1,500 sq kms in onland, shallow water and deep water
20 out of 25 electrified villages in Hathras District of UP being deprived of Electricity. Field surveys by Central Government reveals that No connections are being released by UP power department to the households in these villages.
The Samajwadi Party ruled state of Uttar Pradesh will have to do some tough answering for knowingly keeping its people in the dark and depriving them of electricity connections even after new infrastructure has been laid, tested and energised. People are seen resorting to unfair and illegal means by paying for connections from agriculture transformers.
Asks RIL to return benefits of migrated gas back to the government; pulls up ONGC and asks Centre to examine inactivity on part of ONGC in developing oil and gas in India.
Justice AP Shah panel confirms migration of 11.125 billion cubic meters of gas from ONGC’s blocks to RIL’s block in the Krsihna Godavari basin. Upholding the findings made by the international consultant D&M in its report, the Justice AP Shah Committee in its report has ratified the connectivity between the reservoirs in RIL’s KG-DWN-98/3 and that of ONGC’s– KG-DWN-98/2 and Godavari PML blocks. In simpler terms, this report further proves that ONGC’s gas migrated from its two blocks in the KG basin (Godavari PML and KG-DWN-98/2) to the adjacent RIL’s block, KG-D6.
Besides, higher maintenance cost comes with less or no cost of land and water and energy security are addressed simultaneously.
Canal and dam-based rooftop plants can not only produce power but can also potentially save 25 per cent of water evaporation losses in India where water is a critical infrastructure, a recent Assocham-EY joint study said today.
Sharper Shape is the global market leader of automated drone-based asset inspections. Long-distance drone flights could provide significant benefits by enabling a safe, efficient and fast method of inspection.
That technology will be the game changer for India’s infrastructure sector got established on Monday when India’s leading power transmission company, Sterlite Power announced a strategic partnership with the Palo-Alto based Sharper Shape to provide drone inspection services for utility assets in India.
The initiatives launched by various departments and ministries of the Modi led NDA regime to empower those living in rural India are examples of this government’s strong belief that the road to Transform India passes through these villages that were probably forgotten for years together.