Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday instructed the ministry officials and heads of the three oil and gas public sector undertakings (PSUs) to explore the feasibility of using hydrogen as a fuel in the Indian ecosystem by collaborating with experts and holding workshops as a starting point.
State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) and GAIL India will pay Adani Group 5 per cent more in hiring charges for using the private firm’s upcoming LNG import facility at Dhamra in Odisha than their own similar terminal, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Monday.
Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday said that steel consumption in India is set for a quantum jump and investors should come forward and become a partner in the country’s growth story.
India, the world’s third-largest oil importer, wants more foreign investments in its oil and gas sector, oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Wednesday, as the country takes steps to woo companies, including a recent cut in corporate taxes.
Pradhan invites US businesses to deploy technology, capital and new business models and participate in India’s bio-fuel revolution
Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Shri Dharmendra Pradhan participated in the 2nd Annual India Leadership Summit of the US-India Strategic Partnership Forum here today.While sharing his views on “India’s Role in Geo-politics of Energy”
A government committee constituted to liberalise the auto fuel retail sector has also been instructed by the petroleum ministry to suggest ways to increase private participation in the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) retail, Oil and Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan told ETEnergyWorld.
Nearly 86 percent of over 7.25 crore persons who got free cooking gas connections bought a second LPG refill, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on July 1 as he sought to counter the narrative that beneficiaries of the scheme not returning after exhausting their first bottle.
The ministry of petroleum and natural gas has written to the finance ministry, seeking an additional Rs 33,000 crore over and above the Rs24,833-crore petroleum subsidy allocated as revised estimate for 2018-19.
Boosting oil and gas output and accelerating reforms in the hydrocarbon sector will be the priority of the government over the next five years, Dharmendra Pradhan said on Friday after beginning his second term as petroleum and natural gas minister.
Petroleum minister distributes Letter of Intents to 12 successful entities under 10th CGD Bidding Round
Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan today distributed the Letter of Intents (LOI) to 12 successful entities for 50 Geographical Areas (GAs) under the 10th CGD