Rajasthan State Gas Ltd & GAIL Gas Ltd Ink Pact To Provide 24×7 Clean Gas To Households

The Business Transfer Agreement (BTA) will pave the way for transforming Kota to a smart city by providing clean energy to boost up industrialization and setting up CNG corridor between Kota & Jaipur and Kota – Baran – Jhalawar besides providing green energy to the industrial clusters at Baran – Jhalawar adjoining areas of Kota.

Rajasthan State Gas Ltd & GAIL Gas Ltd Ink Pact To Provide 24×7 Clean Gas To Households

In a significant step towards making Rajasthan a key base for setting retail gas infrastructure and opening CNG corridors connecting key cities, a Business Transfer Agreement (BTA) has been signed between RSGL and GAIL Gas Ltd on Tuesday.

Budget announces creation of two more Strategic Oil Storages in Odisha and Rajasthan

The two new strategic oil facilities announced at Odisha and Rajasthan are in addition to the three facilities that already exist in the country as underground storages in rock caverns at Visakhapatnam (1.33 million tonnes), Mangalore (1.5 MT) and Padur (2.5 MT).

Budget announces creation of two more Strategic Oil Storages in Odisha and Rajasthan

Union petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan said the move to create two new strategic oil storage will enhance India’s energy security “taking our strategic reserve capacity to 15.33 MMT.” This, he said, will increase India’s oil storage capacity to meet the consumption requirement of about 90 days which is at par with the international benchmarks.

Empowering the Grid to meet Challenges of 24×7 Power For All

Goyal would also be launching ‘Coal Mitra’ – a Web portal for Flexibility in Utilization of Domestic Coal, during the event. The event is expected to be attended by State Energy Secretaries, Head of State Utilities, officials from International Financing Agencies, various CPSE’s, private sector and other Statutory bodies along with Media and Analysts.

Empowering the Grid to meet Challenges of 24×7 Power For All

Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal, shall be presiding over an

Cabinet approves revision of ethanol price for supply to state-owned Oil Marketing Companies

The Ethanol Blended Petrol (EBP) Programme was launched by the Government in 2003 which has been extended to the Notified 21 States and 4 Union Territories to promote the use of alternative and environment friendly fuels. This intervention also sought to reduce import dependency for energy requirements.However, since 2006, OMCs were not able to receive offers for the required quantity of ethanol against the tenders floated by them due to various constraints like State Specific issues, Supplier related issues including Pricing issues of ethanol.

Cabinet approves revision of ethanol price for supply to state-owned Oil Marketing Companies

The CCEA has approved the mechanism for revision of ethanol price for supply to state-owned OMCs) for smooth implementation of their Ethanol Blended Petrol (EBP) Programme. It has been decided that for the next sugar season 2016-17 during ethanol supply period from 1st December, 2016 to 30th November, 2017, the administered price of ethanol for the EBP Programme will be Rs.39/- per litre.