A government committee constituted to liberalise the auto fuel retail sector has also been instructed by the petroleum ministry to suggest ways to increase private participation in the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) retail, Oil and Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan told ETEnergyWorld.
Nearly 86 percent of over 7.25 crore persons who got free cooking gas connections bought a second LPG refill, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on July 1 as he sought to counter the narrative that beneficiaries of the scheme not returning after exhausting their first bottle.
The ministry of petroleum and natural gas has written to the finance ministry, seeking an additional Rs 33,000 crore over and above the Rs24,833-crore petroleum subsidy allocated as revised estimate for 2018-19.
Boosting oil and gas output and accelerating reforms in the hydrocarbon sector will be the priority of the government over the next five years, Dharmendra Pradhan said on Friday after beginning his second term as petroleum and natural gas minister.
Petroleum minister distributes Letter of Intents to 12 successful entities under 10th CGD Bidding Round
Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan today distributed the Letter of Intents (LOI) to 12 successful entities for 50 Geographical Areas (GAs) under the 10th CGD
National and International, Business, Natural Resources, Greater Noida (Uttar Pradesh), February 11:- After catapulting LPG coverage by about 40 per cent in just 55 months, the government will soon make available clean cooking fuel to all households
Oil companies are boosting infrastructure to provide liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to rural areas, M. M. Kutty, Secretary of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, said on Monday
India is in talks with the United States to extend a waiver on sanctions imposed on Iran’s crude oil exports, a senior Indian official said on Thursday.
In a bid to boost skill training and entrepreneurship in the remotest corners of the country, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon. Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Petroleum and Natural Gas (MSDE)
MoP&NG, Govt. of India introduced ‘Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana’ (PMUY) for which budgetary provision of Rs.12,800 crore has been provided for releasing 5 Crores LPG connections to women member of BPL households