India’s fuel demand in April 2018 grew 4.45 per cent to 17.66 Million Tonne (MT) as compared to the corresponding month a year ago on the back of higher consumption of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and automobile fuels, fresh data published by the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) showed.
National Geographic has chronicled stories of the ill-effects of firewood smoke on women and how the government’s Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana of free LPG connections has changed their lives and safeguarded them from the health hazards.
The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has stated that there has been a fall of around Rs 100 in the retail selling price of LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) (non-subsidized price) at Delhi in the recent months.
PetroVietnam Gas JSC has started up a 10 trillion dong ($439 million) gas processing plant in southern Vietnam to produce liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to meet the nation’s rising fuel demand.
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday launched three projects in Odisha, including a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) bottling unit in Balasore district.
Sri Lanka raised liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) prices with effect from Saturday after a recent rise in petroleum prices and the depreciation of the rupee currency made LPG imports more expensive.
Petroleo Brasileiro SA has given up on the idea of selling its Brazilian liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) unit through an initial public offering (IPO) and decided to reopen a sale process, three people with knowledge of the matter said.
Union Petroleum and Naural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today launched the “extended Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana” in Bihar under which 8 crore LPG connections would be given to beneficiaries across the country.
In order to promote safe and sustainable use of LPG in rural kitchens, Punjab government on Friday while observing Ujjwala Diwas released nearly 60,000 Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana connections at 705 locations across the state.
‘Ujjwala’ in Hindi is “the bright one”. Among all schemes, Ujjwala is perhaps the ‘brightest’ gift given by the Narendra Modi government to the people of this country, as it has sought to illuminate the lives of millions of women.