Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel, during Business Today Mindrush 2019 event on Thursday, said while the Centre aimed to provide 80 million free LPG cooking gas connections to poor women by March 2020 under PM Modi’s social welfare flagship scheme Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana
Adani Transmission Ltd (ATL) on December 14 said it has received a Letter of Intent for a power transmission project in Maharashtra. The Letter of Intent (LoI) to ATL has been awarded under a tariff based competitive bidding model from Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Company Ltd (MSETCL).
The stage is all set for the privatisation process of state-run BPCL. According to the latest development in the matter, the scheduled process of BPCL privatisation will start this week with roadshows for its strategic stake sale scheduled from Friday in London
The anti-CAB protests have severely affected the production of crude oil and natural gas, which could lead to a shortage of fuel and cooking gas in Assam as well as other parts of North East.
After remaining unchanged for two days, the price of petrol has witnessed a marginal dip on Saturday, December 14. However, the price of diesel remained unchanged. The price of petrol has gone down by around 5 Paise to 8 Paise per litre.
The air quality in Delhi has improved significantly from “very poor” to “moderate” category on Saturday. The city’s Air Quality Index (AQI) stood at 179 at 9.45 am which falls in the “moderate” category as against 316 on Friday morning.
Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has approved the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai’s (MCGM) proposal to start its own independent power generation plant.
A consortium of 18 lenders, led by State Bank of India, have successfully recovered ₹6,000 crore from the sale of the debt-laden Prayagraj Power Generation Co in the second such one-time settlement deal outside of the bankruptcy mechanism, raising expectations of financial revival for completed power projects.
Continuing with its ongoing mission of encouraging and facilitating the ‘Green Affordable Housing in India’, IIFL Home Finance Ltd. (IIFL HFL) organized the fifth chapter of KUTUMB – An Initiative Towards Green Affordable Housing at Hyderabad on December 12, 2019.
To boost the number of solar rooftop photovoltaic projects in the state, Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) issued an order recognising third-party investments in setting up SRTPV units in rooftops of houses.