In a bid to make the city’s Gaushalas self-dependant, Lucknow Municipal Corporation has proposed a project that will generate biogas and Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) from cow dung. Indram Tripathi, Lucknow Municipal Commissioner, told ANI
The government’s move to sell its entire 53.29 per cent stake in oil refiner and retailer Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) will help attract fresh investments for modernisation and expansion of operation, according to industry chamber Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).
The NITI Aayog has asked the Indian Agriculture Research Institute to expeditiously conduct field trials of a technology that allows paddy straw to decompose in fields as concerns mount over growing air pollution in the capital due to stubble burning in neighbouring states.
India retired roughly 7.4 gigawatts (GW) and added 82.3 GW of coal power plants under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s stint, while China retired 39.4 GW and added 290 GW worth of coal power plants during the helm of President Xi Jingping, a report said on Wednesday.
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries (RIL) plans to invest Rs 70,000 crore for setting up crude-to-chemical projects adjacent to the existing Jamnagar site, an integrated petroleum refinery and petrochemical complex
Capital flow to renewable energy not enough to meet targets: Olivia Coldrey, Lead Finance Specialist, SEforALL
Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) was launched by the then Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon in 2011 as an international organization working towards universal energy access, energy efficiency, and renewable energy
The Delhi High Court has sought a response from the Centre and the AAP government on a plea claiming that piped gas and power meters in the city are installed in violation of the Legal Metrology Act.
Oil prices were steady on Wednesday, after falling the past two days, as a surge in U.S. stockpiles reinforced concerns about lacklustre global economic growth amid the trade war between the United States and China, the world’s two biggest oil consumers.
With petrol and diesel prices across the country having skyrocketed to historic highs, M K Surana, Chairman of the third-largest fuel retailer Hindustan Petroleum (HPCL) told media that he does not expect oil prices to come down to $70 levels in the coming 2-3 months. Surana also defends the price freeze initiated by OMCs and denied any links between Karnataka elections and fuel prices, in a recent media interaction. Edited excerpts..
A slowdown in the economy coupled with floods and an extended rainfall pulled India’s petroleum consumption growth down to 1 per cent during the April-October period of the current financial year (2019-20) — lowest for the seven months’ period since 2013-2014