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Interview of Dr. Rashmi Singh, Editor, Infralive aired     Interview of Dr. Rashmi Singh, Editor, Infralive aired on CNBC Awaaz (Part 1). Date: April 4, 2018                        on CNBC Awaaz (Part 2). Date: April 4, 2018

Interview of Dr. Rashmi Singh, Editor, Infralive aired                                                                                                  on Republic TV. Date: March 31, 2018


India poised to join China as global leaders in renewables: Report

India is poised to join China as the two global leaders in the renewable energy technology-led transformation, a US-based research institute said on Tuesday. India doubled solar installs to 10 GW in 2017-18 and is rapidly up-scaling capacity to strive towards the ambitious and transformational 100 GW of solar by 2022, Director of Energy Finance


Coal-starved captive producers push spot power price to Rs 11.41/unit

Spot power price touched 5-year high of Rs 11.41 per unit at IEX today, which experts attributed to aggressive bidding by captive units following government’s decision to ramp up coal supplies to power plants. The government decided last week to augment coal supplies to centre/ state power plants and independent power producers (IPPs) from May

Oil & Gas

Political overhang on fuel pricing amid elections to keep OMC stocks in check

A rise in crude oil prices, especially in an election year, has seen oil marketing companies – Hindustan Petroleum (HPCL), Bharat Petroleum (BPCL) and Indian Oil (IOC) – underperform the markets thus far in calendar year 2018 (CY18). On a calendar year basis, these stocks have slipped 25 per cent, 24 per cent and 15

Civil Aviation

UDAN reaches Arunachal Pradesh; first commercial flight flagged off

The long-cherished dream of the people of Arunachal Pradesh to have air connectivity was fulfilled on Monday with flagging off of the first fixed-wing commercial aircraft from Pasighat to Guwahati, officials said. “Today is a historic day and I congratulate the people of Arunachal in general and people of Pasighat in particular for this new


Five new highways planned to cut down travel time

The highways ministry has identified at least five greenfield road networks connecting major industrial and manufacturing hubs, which will reduce the existing distance on these stretches up to 200 km. Last month, the government announced starting work on another greenfield expressway connecting Gurgaon with Mumbai cutting the distance by almost 200 km. The new routes