Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on the issue of splitting gas utility GAIL today said a decade-old policy provides for a natural gas transporter not having any interest in marketing of the fuel. Pradhan gave the response in Rajya Sabha on a written reply to a question on splitting state-owned gas utility GAIL India Ltd b […]
India’s push to more than double the share natural gas has in its energy mix to 15 per cent by 2022 will require a huge increase in imports and the construction of more LNG terminals, a government official said on Wednesday. India has four terminals to receive liquefied natural gas (LNG) and imports around 20 […]
JSW Energy is actively scouting for acquisition opportunities in thermal and renewable energy sectors after terminating its proposed acquisition of the 500 mw Bina Power from Jaiprakash Power Ventures after months of delay in getting necessary approvals from lenders. “We are interested in acquisitions. In fact, it’s safe to say if there is any opportunity […]
Low-cost carrier SpiceJet on Wednesday reported a 32 per cent rise in its net profit at Rs 2.4 billion for the three months ended December 2017, aided by higher passenger revenue, making it the 12th successive profitable quarter for the airline. The company had reported a net profit of Rs 1.81 billion in the same […]
In a bid to prevent animal skin smuggling and illegal wildlife trade, the Punjab Forest Department has decided to write to Chandigarh airport officials for better coordination among security agencies and spread general awareness about securing exit points.
Six days after it was hijacked by pirates off the coast of Benin in West Africa last week, oil tanker MT Marine Express, with 22 Indian crewmen aboard, was released early on Tuesday.
The state government has reduced to half the capacity charges it pays to three private power plants and the National Thermal Power Corporation.
Online facility to speed up power connection process
Amid some airlines writing to the government on Air India disinvestment, Civil Aviation minister on Tuesday said “unsolicited” Expressions of Interest (EOI) at this stage is “not relevant”.
There were nearly 100 incidents of illegal entry at Indira Gandhi International Airport in 2017, the government informed Parliament today.
Mayor R Sampath Raj has ordered BBMP officials to wrap up the Sivananda Circle steel bridge by November.
The UP government on Monday said there was no plan to privatise electricity distribution even as the state’s power engineers have threatened to go on strike if the government goes ahead with its move to hand over seven districts to private players in the name of integrated service provider scheme.