India has expressed interest in setting up an LNG terminal at Chahabar port in Iran to ship back home natural gas from Persian Gulf nation, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today Read more
The Prime Minister will also visit his constituency, Varanasi. He will distribute e-rickshaws to beneficiaries. Modi will also launch a scheme for environment-friendly “E-Boats” at the famous Assi Ghat.
A major contributor to this subsidy reduction is the government’s “Give It Up” scheme. As on date more than 1 crore LPG customers have given up LPG subsidy under the ‘GiveItUp’ campaign. The approximate annual subsidy saving is likely to be in the range of Rs. 1668 crore (approx.) assuming an average subsidy of Rs. 139 per cylinder. The ‘GiveItUp’ campaign is a continuous process and wide publicity is given for voluntarily surrender of subsidy.
Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister, Dharmendra Pradhan
The work on the Turkmen leg of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline began on 13th December 2015 at Mary, Turkmenistan. Earlier in November 2014, the Pipeline Consortium, TAPI Pipeline Company Limited (TPCL) was incorporated in Isle of Man, a British Crown dependency.The Share Holders Agreement of TPCL was also signed on 13th December 2015
Team EnergyInfraPost Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IndianOil), India’s flagship national oil company, Oil India Limited (OIL) and Bharat PetroResources Limited (BPRL), acting jointly as the Indian Consortium, signed definitive agreements to acquire 29.9% stake in Taas-Yuryakh (TYNGD), a subsidiary of Russia’s largest national oil producing company Rosneft. The acquisition is subject to relevant Board, Government and regulatory approvals […]
The Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (Independent Charge), Dharmendra Pradhan interacting with the media, in New Delhi
The Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (Independent Charge), Dharmendra Pradhan addressing the Conference
The Retail Selling Price(RSP) of Petrol and Diesel has reduced as follows since July/August 2014