The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government’s clean energy drive got a turbo prop on September 23 when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that India will double its non-fossil fuel target to 450 gigawatt (GW).
PM Narendra Modi in a significant move on Thursday met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in New York as India sought to engage Tehran with an eye on energy interests and connectivity corridor via Chabahar Port amid fast changing geo-politics.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday (local time) outlined that the recent trade deal inked between India’s Petronet and the United States-based Tellurian Inc., during the Houston leg of his US visit, will lead to the creation of 50 thousand jobs in years to come.
Increasing the share of non-fossil fuels in India’s fuel mix to 450 gigawatts (GW), as announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at United Nations climate summit on Monday night, can transform country’s economy in three ways.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet executives from energy majors BP PLC and Exxon Mobil Corp in the United States next week to discuss investment opportunities, the foreign ministry said on Thursday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Nepal counterpart K P Sharma Oli on Tuesday jointly inaugurated the Motihari-Amlekhganj petroleum product pipeline via a video link. The over 60 km-long pipeline is the first-ever cross-border petroleum product pipeline in the South Asia region
The Narendra Modi government has slashed the budget allocation for the development of Chabahar Port in Iran by more than half in 2019-20 amid tension between Washington and Tehran over the latter’s nuclear programme.
The Modi government’s move on electric vehicles (EVs) is both path-breaking and forward looking. It has the potential to quite substantially reduce our huge oil import bill, for instance by stemming oil consumption in two-wheelers.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday voiced India’s concern over energy security and peace in the strategic Persian Gulf region as he discussed the raging US-Iran tensions with President Donald Trump.
Speaking at the informal BRICS leaders’ meeting in Osaka Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid emphasis on ensuring energy security and low priced energy resources like oil and gas.