Remote villages in Africa and Asia are receiving electricity using a little-known type of technology: zinc-air batteries.
New Delhi: The government move to levy 5 per cent import duty on aviation turbine fuel (ATF) is likely to have only a marginal impact on airlines as the volume of jet fuel coming into the country is less than 4 per cent of the total consumption.
Tata Power on Thursday said it has inked MoU with state-run oil marketing company Hindustan Petroleum (HPCL) for setting up commercial-scale electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at latter’s retail outlets and other locations across the country.
New Delhi: To meet rising demand during Dusshera season, Air India will operate Boeing 747 Jumbo aircraft on two main domestic routes from October 16 to 21.
The Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has unearthed a major billing scam involving a revenue loss of several lakhs.
Taking cognizance of the current state of city roads, vice-chairman of the RTI cell, Punjab Pardesh Congress Committee, Sanjay Sehgal, demanded to take action against contractors and officials, under whose supervision the roads were constructed by using sub-standard material in the past three years (2015-2018).
Power supply in Chandigarh is all set to improve soon as the National Smart Grid Mission has approved Rs 214-crore project for the city.
Employees and engineers voiced anger over the move of the power board and HP Transmission Corporation Limited (HPPCTL) to unbundle the HPSEBL and transfer its extra high-voltage (EHV) system to the HPPTCL and project wing to HP Power Corporation Limited (HPPCL).
Hisar INLD MP Dushyant Chautala has directed the police to register a criminal case against contractors of the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN) on the allegations of demanding money from dhani residents to provide them electricity connections.
Oil marketing companies raised fuel prices yet again on Saturday. In New Delhi, petrol now costs Rs 83.40 per litre (up by 22 paise) while diesel costs Rs 74.63 per litre (up by 21 paise).
India is committed to buying Iranian oil and continuing the two nations’ economic cooperation, the Iranian foreign minister said after a meeting with his Indian counterpart and ahead of U.S. sanctions aimed at halting Tehran’s oil exports.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday parried questions on whether the government was considering a cut in taxes on imported crude to bring down the prices of petrol and diesel.