Following reports in the media that benefit under the PM Ujjwala Yojana of free cooking gas will be denied to Women of BPL Households from now onwards who are not in possession of AdhaarCard (as per notification issued in this regard), the ministry of petroleum and natural gas has clarified that Aadhaar was already being used since the time of launch of the scheme and not from the date of notification (as reported).
OPaL, a joint venture company promoted by ONGC, GAIL, and GSPC, is the single largest petrochemical plant in the country that has a capacity to produce 14 lakh tonnes of polymers and 5 lakh tonnes of chemicals such as benzene annually.
India’s largest petrochemical plant, built by ONGC Petro Additions Ltd (OPaL) at a cost of Rs 30,000 crore, at Dahej Special Economic Zone (SEZ) was dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday will inaugurate the Rs 30,000 crore OPaL petrochemical project and dedicate it to the nation.
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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).
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.
Creation Of An Integrated Mega Indian Oil PSU To Rival Global Energy Majors Announced In Union Budget 2017
In what can rival the likes of Russia’s Rosneft ($55 billion in market cap) and UK’s BP Plc ($112 billion) in market value and financial power, finance minister Arun Jaitley while presenting the Union Budget 2017 announced creation of an integrated public sector ‘oil major’ by integrating the oil sector PSUs across the value chain and to enhance capacity of Oil PSUs to bear higher risks, avail economies of scale, take higher investment decisions and create more value for the stakeholders.
GAIL (India) Limited has recommended issuance of one bonus share for every three equity shares held of Rs 10 each fully paid up, subject to shareholders approval.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan is also India’s chief guest at the Republic Day Parade.
India and UAE on Wednesday inked as many as 14 strategic co-operation Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs)in the fields of defence, energy, trade and investment, information technology, and maritime security.
The Chemicals industry in India is an important contributor to the Indian economy sustaining a variety of downstream industries such as textiles and pharmaceuticals. The Indian chemicals industry with a market size of USD 145 billion is the seventh largest producer of chemicals worldwide and the third largest producer in Asia after China and Japan.
The minister urges everyone to turn off vehicle engine at traffic signal; could save 2% of fuel translating to Rs 14000 cr.