Daily Archives: May 1, 2018

‘BPCL to shut Bina refinery from mid-September for 45 days’

Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd will shut its 120,000 barrels per day (bpd) joint venture Bina refinery from mid-September for 45 days to expand its capacity by 30 percent, its head of refineries said on Tuesday. During the shutdown, the company will carry out modifications at various units to raise capacity of the plant to 156,000

Electricity Act to be amended so that discoms sign PPAs: Minister

The government proposes to amend the Electricity Act to ensure that companies applying for power distribution rights in an area have signed sufficient power purchase agreements (PPAs) to ensure uninterrupted supply to consumers, Power Minister R.K. Singh said on Tuesday. Briefing reporters here on the achievement of bringing electricity to all villages in the country,

H-Energy launches country’s first floating LNG terminal in Maharashtra

H-Energy, a unit of realtor Hiranandani Group, has launched the country’s first floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal at Jaigarh Port in Maharashtra’s Ratnagiri district, the company said in a statement. The LNG terminal has a capacity of 4 million tonnes per annum and is slated to begin commercial operation by the fourth quarter of