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Petrol and Diesel Should Come Under GST, says Dharmendra Pradhan

Date : Sep 18, 2018

Expressing concern over the continuous rise in fuel prices, Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said that petrol and diesel should come under the ambit of Goods and Services Tax (GST).

 

"I want petrol and diesel to come under the ambit of GST. The GST Council should take a decision on this. State governments are more powerful than the Centre in the GST Council meeting," Pradhan said.

 

He further urged Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to "reduce VAT on petrol and diesel like other state governments."

 

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Powerica to Set Up 100 MW Wind Power Project Units in Karnataka

Date : Sep 14, 2015

Powerica Limited is planning to set up 100 MW wind power unit in Bengaluru, Karnataka.

 

The project has been delayed, reasons of which are unknown. The work on the project is likely to commence by January...

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NEEPCO Withdraws Killing Hydro Electrical Project

Date : Sep 14, 2015

In a major development, the North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited has decided to withdraw the 240 MW Killing Hydro Electrical Project proposed to be set up at Lamalong village under Mawhati constituency along the Ri Bhoi...

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HPCL’s Two Refineries Stuck in Red Tape

Date : Sep 14, 2015

The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Chairperson Sonia Gandhi laid the foundation stone for Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited’s (HPCL’s) refinery and petrochemical complex at Pachpadra in Barmer...

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KEPCO to Set Up Power Station in Chabahar

Date : Sep 11, 2015

Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), the largest electric utility in South Korea, plans to set up a 1,000 megawatt capacity power station in Iran, a report said.

 

Mr Hank Hahm, the CEO of KEPCO, said...

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IOCL Charters VLCC to Import Crude for Strategic Reserves

Date : Sep 11, 2015

Indian state-owned refiner Indian Oil Corporation Ltd has hired a VLCC to move a cargo of Basrah Light crude for discharge at Visakhapatnam port where the country's first Strategic Petroleum Reserve facility is located, shipping sources...

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Orpic to Receive Bids from Various International Firms for Petcoke Facility

Date : Sep 11, 2015

Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company (Orpic) is expected to receive bids from a number of international firms for a contract to provide project management consultancy (PMC) services for a new...

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Saudi Crude Production to Maintain Current Level till Year-end

Date : Sep 11, 2015

Crude production from Saudi Arabia is likely to stay around current levels in the fourth quarter of this year as a decline in domestic crude burning for power generation is expected to be offset by a seasonal rise in global...

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Iranian Firms to Manage Oman Water Resources

Date : Sep 11, 2015

Iranian officials held discussions with neighbouring Oman on ways to manage water resources and also proposed the construction of dams in the sultanate, said a report.

 

A joint expert...

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Huawei and Saudi Kingpins Launch JIC for Smart Energy Solutions

Date : Sep 11, 2015

Huawei, a leading information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, has launched a new Joint Innovation Center (JIC) in Saudi Arabia together with Saudi Aramco and King Fahad University of Petroleum and...

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Siemens Awarded Power Plant Components for Key Energy Center in Maryland, USA

Date : Sep 11, 2015

Siemens is supplying the main components for the Key Energy Center in Maryland, USA to SNC-Lavalin Constructors Inc., who will act as the turnkey EPC contractor for the project. The 735 megawatt (MW) plant will be owned and operated by Public...

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Adani Group, IOC, BPCL, Torrent Emerge as Big Winners of City Gas Licences

Date : Sep 18, 2018

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) on Monday declared the final list of winners of city gas retailing licences that had billionaire Gautam Adani's group, state-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC), Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) and Torrent Gas as the big winners. Adani Gas won rights to retail compressed natural gas (CNG) to automobiles and piped cooking gas to households and industries in 13 cities on its own and another nine, including Allahabad, in a joint venture with IOC, according to results of 84 cities that were bid out in the country's biggest city gas distribution (CGD) bid round.   According to the list of winners put ...

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NTPC Kudgi Project Becomes Fully Operational

Date : Sep 17, 2018

The third unit begins commercial production from today NTPC Kudgi’s 3rd unit of 800 MW commenced commercial production from Saturday. With this the NTPC Kudgi project has become fully operational with 2400...

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Empower Completes $16.3 Expansion at DIFC Cooling Plant

Date : Sep 14, 2018

Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower) has completed Dh60 million ($16.3 million) expansion at its district cooling plant in Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), according to the approved time plan in April...

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Bids for 9,000 MW Solar Power Projects Spiked, Government May Miss Target

Date : Sep 14, 2018

Solar power agencies of the central and state governments have scrapped bids for projects aggregating 9,000 MW capacity, which will lead to a flat growth in capacity addition next year and delay the goal of achieving 1 GW (giga watt)...

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ADFD Approves $33mn Loan for Sharjah Waste-to-Energy Project

Date : Sep 12, 2018

UAE-based Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), a leading national entity for development aid, has approved a $33-million concessionary loan for the development of a waste-to-energy facility in the northern emirate of...

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EGA Marks Major Milestone in Al Taweelah Alumina Refinery Project

Date : Sep 12, 2018

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA), the largest industrial company in the UAE outside oil and gas, has received the first shipment of caustic soda for its under-construction Al Taweelah alumina refinery, marking a major...

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Suzlon Inks JV with CLP India for Two Solar Projects in Maharashtra

Date : Sep 12, 2018

Wind turbine maker Suzlon Tuesday announced a joint venture (JV) with CLP Power India Private Limited for two solar projects with of 50 megawatt (MW) and 20 megawatt (MW) in Dhule, Maharashtra.

 

"As per...

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NTPC Board Okays Rs 9,785 Cr Stage-III Expansion at Odisha’s Talcher Plant

Date : Sep 11, 2018

The NTPC board has given approval for an investment of Rs 9,785 crore for 1,320 MW stage-III expansion of its Talcher thermal power plant in Odisha.

 

The Talcher plant is situated in Angul district of Odisha....

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Production Restarted at Baiji Refinery

Date : Sep 11, 2018

Oil Minister Jabar Ali al-Luaibi [Allibi, Luiebi] announced on Sunday the full rehabilitation of the Salahaddin-2 unit at Baiji oil refinery.

 

The refinery was shut down in 2014 due to the actions of the...

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Adnoc to Invest $45bn for Ruwais City Development

Date : Sep 11, 2018

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) will invest Dh165 billion ($45 billion) in development plans for Ruwais City, a 6.9-sq-km community near the Ruwais Industrial Complex, in Abu Dhabi’s Al Dhafra region, a report...

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