Indian Railways is looking to adopt environment-friendly measures as much as possible! Now, in a bid to use natural gas in workshops, production units and depots, Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with state gas utility GAIL. The aim of Indian Railways is to replace industrial gases such as dissolved […]
Full-service carrier Vistara has turned retro. The TATA-Singapore Airlines joint venture on Saturday launched retro-themed VT-ATV aircraft (its 22nd aircraft) in order to pay tribute to JRD Tata, the founder of Tata Airlines. The airline unveiled VT-ATV, a special livery painted in retro color scheme, similar to that on the 1940s Tata Airlines DC-3 aircraft […]
SpiceJet’s biofuel-powered flight between Dehradun and Delhi on Monday is no small milestone. One of the two engines of SpiceJet’s aircraft ran on a 25-75 blend of Jatropha-based bio-fuel and regular, hydrocarbon-based aviation turbine fuel (ATF).
Petrol prices were hiked on Friday across the four major metros. In Delhi, petrol is selling at a price of Rs. 78.52 per litre, implying a hike of 22 paise. In Mumbai, petrol is retailing at Rs 85.93 per litre, a hike of 21 paise from yesterday. Petrol is priced at Rs. 81.44 for one […]
New regulations to curb pollution from the world’s shipping fleet could lift crude prices by $4 a barrel when the measures come into effect in 2020, according to a Bloomberg survey of 13 oil industry analysts.
The LED lighting industry has grown over the past decade and only continues to spur at rapid rate hereon, owing to its numerous benefits over the older technology. Declining LED prices coupled with favorable government initiatives shall drive LED Lighting market in India until 2020. Increasing adoption of LED lighting is being witnessed across commercial […]
Jet Airways (JAL) continued to disappoint in Q1FY19 with EBITDAR plummeting to a loss of Rs 35 bn (including `36bn forex loss) and net loss widening to Rs 13.6 bn. Earnings took a hit due to:
Domestic cooking gas (LPG) price was today hiked by Rs 1.49 per cylinder while diesel rates crossed Rs 70 a litre mark for the first time ever on drop in rupee value. Subsidised LPG with effect from midnight tonight will cost Rs 499.51 per cylinder in Delhi as against Rs 498.02 currently, mainly due to […]
Petrol prices were hiked across the four major metros on Saturday. In Delhi, petrol is selling at a price of Rs. 78.68 per litre, implying a hike of 16 paise. In Mumbai, fuel price breached the Rs 86 mark, and was seen retailing at Rs 86.06 per litre. Petrol is priced at Rs. 81.60 for […]
Oil prices retreated on Friday as US energy companies added oil rigs for the first time in three weeks.
Anil Ambani-led Reliance Infrastructure (RInfra) today said it has bagged a contract worth Rs 1,907 crore from the Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) for package-7 of Nagpur-Mumbai Samruddhi Expressway project.
New Delhi: Eight core sectors grew by 6.6 per cent in July pushed by healthy output in coal, refinery products, cement and fertiliser.