India’s offshore wind power generation capacity is seen climbing to 30 Gw by 2030, on par with China and accounting for 30 per cent of the envisaged capacity of 100 Gw in Asian economies. As per the estimates of the Institute for Energy Economics & Financial Analysis (IEEFA), both China and India will ride the […]
Oil prices held steady stable on Friday, as the market balanced a fall in U.S. crude inventories to the lowest levels since 2015, with Sino-American trade tensions and economic weakness from emerging markets. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $67.78 per barrel at 0448 GMT, up just 1 cent from their last […]
The Ministry of Civil Aviation is in the process of charting out a turnaround plan for the loss-making airline Air India, which has a huge debt of about Rs 55,000 crore, to make the airline stand on its own feet and privatise it when macro conditions improve, according to a report by The Indian Express. […]
The pollution regulator for the central Indian state of Odisha issued notices to Coal India mines with a combined annual capacity of 20 million tonnes for non-compliance on environmental norms, according to a document seen by Reuters. The notices, issued in July and August to 2 mines, alleged that the sludge treatment plant in one […]
The government is mulling strategic sale of Air India subsidiary AIATSL to raise funds and help cut debt of the national carrier, according to official sources. Strategic sale of Air India Air Transport Service (AIATSL), which provides ground handling services, is being planned as part of the turnaround scheme for Air India which is reeling […]
The Congress has given a call for nationwide shutdown on September 10 to protest against rising fuel prices. It has also asked other Opposition parties and civil society groups to join them.
Members of Social Unity Centre of India (SUCI) (Communist), Odisha State Committee held a demonstration here on Wednesday protesting against the hike of price of petrol, diesel and LPG by the BJP-led Central Government.
State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has made oil and gas discoveries in Madhya Pradesh and West Bengal that may potentially open up two new sedimentary basins in the country, the firm’s director for exploration has said.
Central Public Sector Undertaking Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) is currently involved in the renovation and modernisation of 4×210 MW power plants of Korba (West), Hasdeo Thermal Power Station of Chhattisgarh State Power Generation Company Ltd (CSPGCL), officials informed.
The Congress alleged huge irregularities in the Madhya Pradesh Government’s subsidised power supply and bill waiver schemes on Wednesday, demanding a CBI probe.
Power distribution companies, industrial units and Government and public sector companies owed total power dues of Rs 1,551.45 crore to the State Government during the last 10 years since 2008.
A portion of a slab of the Rajiv Gandhi overbridge in Bhiwandi collapsed Wednesday. The bridge was subsequently closed for repairs. Residents had for several months been complaining about the bridge, located near the state transport bus stand.