Union Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan chaired the first meeting of apex body for policy formulation and implementation of ‘Roadmap to achieve target of 10 % reduction in import dependency in oil and gas by 2021-22
Beating a host of public and private sector companies, Maharatna engineering and manufacturing enterprise, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has been conferred the ‘ICAI National Award for Excellence in Cost Management 2016’.
As on 30.09.2015 total debt of all State owned DISCOMs was Rs. 3.95 lakh Cr. The 26 states and 1 UT which have joined the UDAY scheme account for total outstanding debt of Rs. 3.82 lakh Cr. Hence, ~97% of the total outstanding debt of all State DISCOMs has been covered under UDAY.
Modi-Trump Summit has successfully open the avenues of natural gas cooperation between the U.S. and India. The scope of this cooperation is based on the premise of the U.S. shale gas boom and technology advancement in hydrocarbons, which can not only help India to increase its domestic gas production but also increase its share of LNG exports to India.
Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal launched Weather Portal for Power Sector in association with POSOCO and IMD at the meeting of the Forum of Regulators on Friday.
Guntur, Prakasham, Nellore, Kurnool, Kadapa, Ananthapur & Chittoor to be covered in first phase; Estimated Annual Savings in Energy Consumption to be 147 million units and prevent 12 crore tonnes equivalent of CO2 emissions
Government of India, through the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) under the Ministry of Power, would be retrofitting 10 lakh conventional street lights with LED lights in Gram Panchayats of 7 districts in Andhra Pradesh.