NIO Scientists Discover Cold Seeps In K-G Basin

NIO Scientists Discover Cold Seeps In K-G Basin

Scientists of National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) have discovered cold seeps in K-G basin which has placed India in the global cold seep map and opened up new avenues in the field of hydrate research and development, unique biodiversity/ecology and bioactive molecules that may have application in therapeutics and bio technology.

GAIL, GSPL Lock Horns Over Transport Of ONGC Gas

GAIL, GSPL Lock Horns Over Transport Of ONGC Gas

GAIL (India) and Gujarat State Petronet ltd (GSPL) are at loggerheads over who should transport natural gas from ONGC’s KG basin fields. Both companies have filed applications before the sector regulator seeking authorisation to lay pipeline and argued their case.

NGC gets green nod for exploratory drilling in KG basin

NGC gets green nod for exploratory drilling in KG basin

State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has received environmental clearance for drilling five wells to explore shale gas and oil in the KG basin of Andhra Pradesh at an estimated cost of Rs 217 crore.