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NOV 21 2017

Indias US coal imports highest since 2015, seen up further on ban

  • Reuters, The Financial Express / New Delhi, 21st November 2017 Published on : 21st November 2017
  • Created:Tue 21st NOV 2017

  India’s coal imports from North America quadrupled to 2.1 million tonnes in October from a year ago, the highest since at least January 2015, Thomson Reuters data showed, and ...

NOV 20 2017

India not to sell Cairn Energy shares to recover Rs 10,247 cr tax

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th November 2017 Published on : 20th November 2017
  • Created:Mon 20th NOV 2017

  The income tax department will not sell the attached shares of Cairn Energy to recover a Rs 10,247-crore retrospective tax demand as it fears that replenishing them in case of an ...

NOV 20 2017

Coal dispatches to power sector rise 18% in October

  • PTI, The Financial Express / New Delhi, 20th November 2017 Published on : 20th November 2017
  • Created:Mon 20th NOV 2017

  Coal dispatches from state-run miner Coal India Ltd (CIL) to power sector improved by 18 per cent to 39.9 million tonnes in October, official data showed. The power ministry earlier ...

NOV 20 2017

DGH nudges ONGC to rope in pvt partners to hike output

  • Richa Mishra, The Hindu Business Line / New Delhi, 20th November 2017 Published on : 20th November 2017
  • Created:Mon 20th NOV 2017

  A subtle war seems to be brewing between ONGC and the Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH) on the latter’s proposal to involve private players in enhancing output from ...

NOV 18 2017

Goa CM misrepresented facts on ports coal-handling expansion: Congress

  • IANS , ETEnergyWorld / Panaji, 18 November 2017
  • Created:Sat 18th NOV 2017

  The Congress Goa unit on Friday accused Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar of "misrepresenting" facts on the proposed expansion of the ...

NOV 18 2017

India reaffirms its commitment to moving away from coal-based energy

  • Urmi Goswami , ETEnergyWorld / , 18 November 2017
  • Created:Sat 18th NOV 2017

  India reiterated its commitment to moving away from a coal-based energy system while stressing that achieving this goal would take ...

NOV 18 2017

Western Coalfields gets green nod for Durgapur mine expansion

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 18 November 2017
  • Created:Sat 18th NOV 2017

  Western Coalfields, a subsidiary of Coal India, has received the green nod for expansion of its Durgapur opencast mine in Chandrapur ...

NOV 18 2017

Dharmendra Pradhan asks experts to cut fuel import dependency by 10 per cent

  • PTI , The Financial Express / Jaipur , 18 November 2017
  • Created:Sat 18th NOV 2017

  Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan asked geo-scientific community to reduce oil and gas import dependency by at least 10%, and ...

NOV 18 2017

Indian state oil firms betting on natural gas as next big thing

  • Promit MukherjeeNidhi Verma, The Live Mint / Mumbai/New Delhi, 18 November 2017
  • Created:Sat 18th NOV 2017

  Indias state oil refiners are planning an aggressive push into natural gas in coming years to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modis goal ...

NOV 18 2017

IOCL to pick up stake in Paradip Plastic Park

  • BS Reporters , The Business Standard / Bhubaneswar, 18 November 2017
  • Created:Sat 18th NOV 2017

  Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) would pick up equity in the special purpose vehicle (SPV) formed by the state government ...

NOV 18 2017

Oil companies to supply BS-VI petrol, diesel to Delhi from own refineries by April 2018

  • ET Bureau , ETEnergyWorld / NEW DELHI, 18 November 2017
  • Created:Sat 18th NOV 2017

  State-run oil companies will be able to supply the required quantum of BS-VI petrol and diesel to Delhi from their own refineries by ...

NOV 17 2017

ONGC Videsh consolidated PAT up 15 per cent in first half current fiscal

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th November 2017 Published on : 17th November 2017
  • Created:Fri 17th NOV 2017

  ONGC Videsh Limited (OVL), the overseas arm of state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), reported a 15 per cent jump in consolidated Profit After Tax (PAT) at Rs 280 crore ...

NOV 17 2017

Industry pitches for bringing natural gas under GST

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th November 2017 Published on : 17th November 2017
  • Created:Fri 17th NOV 2017

  More than four months after the launch of GST, the industry has pitched for inclusion of natural gas in the new indirect tax regime so as to help producers contain cost and aid in ...

NOV 17 2017

FM Jaitley says Power, oil companies to remain publicly owned

  • Sudheer Singh, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th November 2017 Published on : 17th November 2017
  • Created:Fri 17th NOV 2017

  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said state-owned companies in the power and oil sectors will remain publicly-owned. The statement comes on the back of the government’s ...

NOV 17 2017

Rising gas prices hurting Essar Steel, Torrent Power margins

  • Aditi Divekar, Business Standard / Mumbai, 17th November 2017 Published on : 17th November 2017
  • Created:Fri 17th NOV 2017

  The global rise in natural gas prices, coupled with a bullish outlook for the commodity, is causing worry among select domestic steel and gas-based power units, with capacity ...

NOV 17 2017

Final details of PDVSAs repayment to ONGC underway, positive decision likely soon

  • Bilal Abdi, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th November 2017 Published on : 17th November 2017
  • Created:Fri 17th NOV 2017

  Venezuela’s national oil firm PDVSA and ONGC Videsh Limited (OVL), the overseas arm of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), are a step away from forming a mechanism under ...

NOV 17 2017

Petronet plans to build small plants to tap isolated gas fields

  • Debjit Chakraborty, Live Mint / New Delhi, 17th November 2017 Published on : 17th November 2017
  • Created:Fri 17th NOV 2017

  India’s biggest natural gas importer is going to some of the most isolated parts of the nation to fight the pollution choking its cities. Petronet LNG Ltd. plans to ...

NOV 17 2017

Coal India mulling increase in prices to meet rise in wage costs

  • Debjoy Sengupta, ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata, 17th November 2017 Published on : 17th November 2017
  • Created:Fri 17th NOV 2017

  Coal India is considering raising prices to meet the cost of the 20% wage hike. It last raised prices by 10% in May last year. “Unless coal prices are hiked it would ...

NOV 17 2017

Experts to brainstorm tech innovations to improve oil and gas exploration

  • ET Bureau, The Financial Express / New Delhi, 17th November 2017 Published on : 17th November 2017
  • Created:Fri 17th NOV 2017

  Over a period of three days starting Friday, 7,00 delegates—mostly petroleum geophysicist — will brainstorm over new technologies available across the world which can be ...

NOV 17 2017

Goa CM says opposed coal hub in August, vested interests polluting minds

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Panaji, 17th November 2017 Published on : 17th November 2017
  • Created:Fri 17th NOV 2017

  Chief minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said the state government in August had made it clear to the Centre that it was against expansion of coal handling terminal at the ...