Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has asked the oil marketing firms to speed up expansion of city gas distribution network and provide compressed and piped natural gas connections in the North East.
After hiking cooking gas LPG price by Rs 76.5 in 19 installments in 17 months, national oil companies skipped the monthly revision in rates this month ahead of elections in Gujarat.
The Centre has sanctioned Rs 75 crore for setting up a Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) bottling plant in Meghalaya which will help increase the clean fuel’s penetration, especially in the rural areas of the state.
Union Roads Minister Nitin Gadkari today said the government will be soon announcing a policy which calls for 15 per cent blending of methanol in petrol to make it cheaper and also reduce pollution.
Union Roads Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday said the government will be soon announcing a policy, which calls for 15 per cent blending of methanol in petrol to make it cheaper and also reduce pollution.
Union Minister Petroleum & Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday said the Centre is determined to make Assam the petroleum hub for the entire South East Asian region even as the minister asked the Oil India Ltd (OIL) not to use the State only for its commercial ventures.
Oil prices edged up on Friday, helped by rising Chinese crude demand and threats of a strike in Africa’s largest oil exporter.
Russian President Vladimir Putin was set to launch on Friday a $27 billion liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant in the snow-covered plains of the Arctic as Russia hopes to surpass Qatar to become the world’s biggest exporter of the chilled fuel.
Union Minister Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development Ministry is planning to augment capacities of the refineries of the state from 7 MMTPA (million metric tonnes per annum)to 15 MMTPA.
Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has acquired a stake in a newly incorporated company, Dreketi S.A, in Uruguay to expand marketing of its petroleum and petrochemical products.