LPG supply hit, firms face wrath of consumers

LPG supply hit, firms face wrath of consumers

LPG consumers in Punjab are being forced to wait for 10-15 days for a refill, especially in smaller towns and villages, as the supply chain of the second-largest player in the state, Bharat Gas, has been disrupted.

New policy levies penalties on distributors for power cuts: Minister

New policy levies penalties on distributors for power cuts: Minister

The central government is currently considering a new policy that imposes penalties on power distributors for load-shedding, Power Minister RK Singh said on Monday. Singh, who was addressing the press in Hyderabad on Monday, said his government, as part of the policy, was considering a Bill that focuses on consumer rights.

Yamunanagar-Chandigarh rail link soon: MP Kataria

Yamunanagar-Chandigarh rail link soon: MP Kataria

Union Minister of State for Jal Shakti and Ambala MP Rattan Lal Kataria today informed that a detailed project report (DPR) on Yamunanagar-Chandigarh rail link, which has been a long pending demand of his constituency would be ready soon.

On road to clean energy

On road to clean energy

Karnal: Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Arvind Sawant has inaugurated an electric vehicle charging station at a resort on the NH-44 here. It has a capacity to charge six vehicles at a time.

Centre ‘nod’ to 25 rly overbridges, 14 RUBs

Centre ‘nod’ to 25 rly overbridges, 14 RUBs

Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on FridayAnother train hits buffer assured to Punjab Public Works Department (PWD) of accelerating the process of construction of 25 railway overbridges (ROBs) and 14 railway underbridges (RUBs).

ONGC unveils plan to pump in $16 bn

ONGC unveils plan to pump in $16 bn

India’s top oil and gas producer ONGC today unveiled a $15-16 billion investment plan to double output from its domestic and overseas fields and expand its refining capacity three folds alongside diversification into renewables in a new vision document for 2040.

Only 1 refill station for 1,700 CNG auto-rickshaws

Only 1 refill station for 1,700 CNG auto-rickshaws

Though almost a year have passed since the announcement by the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB), new CNG gas stations are yet to come up in the city. Owing to this, CNG auto-rickshaw drivers are on the receiving end. They have to travel around 80 km to get their eco-friendly vehicles refilled with the CNG.