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8,000 MW of Old Thermal Power Generation Capacity Phased Out, Says Official

Date : Jan 23, 2019

Around 8,000 MW of old thermal power generation capacity has been phased out till now and will be replaced by cleaner options such solar energy in a bid to clean up the power generation sector.

 

“Nearly 8,000 MW of old thermal power generation capacity (25 years and older) has already been phased out but they will be replaced by new capacities. The Centre is focused on augmenting the available resources, including land at the project sites,” a top Power Ministry official told sources.

 

“For instance, in Jharkhand, the capacity phased out by Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) ...

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Korean firm Commissions Biomass Power Plant in Asia

Date : Sep 29, 2015

South Korea’s GS EPS, a top power generation company in which Oman Oil Company (OOC) has a 30 per cent stake, has inaugurated the largest biomass power plant in Asia, a report...

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UK-based Hive Energy Opens Office in Dubai

Date : Sep 29, 2015

UK solar developer Hive Energy has officially opened a new Middle East regional headquarters in Dubai, UAE.

 

The expansion marks the company’s break into the international solar energy...

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UAE Lowers Oct Gasoline Prices

Date : Sep 29, 2015

The United Arab Emirates will lower domestic prices for gasoline in October, the ministry of energy said on Monday.

 

The price of a litre of octane 95 gasoline will fall 8.7 percent to 1.79 dirhams ($0.4874)...

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Total set to announce Giant Petrochemical Project

Date : Sep 28, 2015

Iraq’s Ministry of Industry and Minerals has said that the ministry is about to finalise a partnership contract with French company Total to set up a giant petrochemical project in Basra...

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NTPC's Lara Thermal Project to Go On Stream by March 2017

Date : Sep 28, 2015

State utility NTPC's 4,000-MW Lara thermal project in Chhattisgarh will go on stream by March 2017 with a likely commissioning of its first 800-MW unit.

 

"The first unit (of 800 MW) of NTPC’s...

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Gulf Petrochem to Invest $80mn for Biz Expansion in UAE, Africa

Date : Sep 28, 2015

Gulf Petrochem of Sharjah will invest about $80 million (Dh290.4 million) in the next one year as part of its expansion plans in Fujairah and East Africa, said a top company executive.

 

“We are planning...

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Qatar Sees Sharp Rise in Natural Gas Consumption

Date : Sep 28, 2015

Qatar's natural gas consumption has risen sharply in the past few years. Its domestic gas consumption grew by 80 percent in the last five years, which is the highest in the GCC region. The rise in gas consumption...

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Haya Water to Invest More to keep up with Population Growth

Date : Sep 28, 2015

Muscat's rapid population growth at the rate of 18 percent in the last three years is posing a serious challenge to achieving its goal of 80 per cent connectivity by 2020. The Master Plan for Muscat had not foreseen this pace of...

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Samsung Engineering Achieves Major Safety Milestone at Shaybah Project

Date : Sep 24, 2015

Samsung Engineering Company has achieved a major safety milestone at the Shaybah Gas and Oil Project, which the firm is carrying out for Saudi Aramco.

 

Samsung achieved a new record of 120...

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Kuwait Petroleum Plans Investment in Oil Facilities in Europe

Date : Sep 24, 2015

Kuwait Petroleum International (KPI) is planning more investments in Europe, including into storage terminals and other oil-related facilities to help to provide more outlets for the fuels it...

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IOCL, GAIL Evaluating Investment Plans in Adani LNG Terminal

Date : Jan 23, 2019

Indian Oil and Gail are still evaluating plans to invest in a Rs 60 billion liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal being developed by the Adani Group in Odisha. The plan was announced in 2016. According to a preliminary pact signed in September 2016, the Adani Group had agreed to give away half of the equity stake in the LNG terminal to Indian Oil and Gail. The two state-run companies were to also book 3 million tons and 1.5 million tons a year of regasification capacity, respectively, in the 5-million-tonne terminal.   The PSUs have gone ahead with their plans on regasification capacity but have yet to take a final call on their equity investmen...

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ASRY to Provide Dedicated Marine Services Area to Bahrain’s NOGA

Date : Jan 23, 2019

ASRY, a Bahrain-based shipyard signed a contract with Bahrain’s National Oil & Gas Authority (NOGA) to provide a dedicated marine services area in the yard, from which NOGA projects can be...

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Kizad Launches New Polymers Park

Date : Jan 23, 2019

Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad) has launched a new Polymers Park, which is set to be a base for plastics manufacturing in the region.

 

Located in Abu Dhabi, the park is expected to produce 300-400...

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GAIL India Offers Three LNG Cargoes from Sabine Pass

Date : Jan 22, 2019

GAIL (India) has offered three liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes loading from the Sabine Pass terminal in the United States this year, two industry sources said on Monday. The Indian importer has 20-year deals to buy 5.8 million...

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Nayara Energy Unveils $850 Million Expansion Plan for Gujarat Refinery

Date : Jan 22, 2019

Russian oil giant Rosneft-led Nayara Energy on Friday unveiled a $850-million expansion plan for its Vadinar refinery in Gujarat, marking its foray into the petrochemical business. Nayara Energy, erstwhile known as Essar Oil, operates...

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OPWP Awaits Govt’s Clearance for its First Clean Coal Power Project

Date : Jan 18, 2019

Oman’s first-ever clean coal-based Independent Power Project at Duqm is awaiting the final clearance from the government before the procurement process can progress, a top official said.

 

Oman Power...

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Oman's Be'ah Studies Waste-to-Energy Plant in Salalah

Date : Jan 18, 2019

Oman Environmental Services Holding Company (be’ah) is studying a waste-to-energy (WTE) scheme in Salalah, a report said.

 

The sultanate’s solid waste management flagship company said the project...

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NOGA, Eni Sign Oil Exploration Deal

Date : Jan 21, 2019

Bahrain's National Oil and Gas Authority (Noga) and Italy's Eni have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on pursuing petroleum exploration of Block 1 in the northern territorial water of Bahrain with a depth ranging from 10 m up...

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NRL Wins ‘Refinery Performance Improvement Award’

Date : Jan 21, 2019

Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) has been adjudged 2nd among Indian refineries at the ‘Refinery Performance Improvement Awards’ for the year 2017-18.

 

The award was presented by Secretary,...

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KOC Set to Float $493mn Gas Pipeline Tender Next Month

Date : Jan 17, 2019

Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) is set to next month float the final tender for a  KD150 million ($493 million) gas pipeline planned mainly for transportation of natural gas from North Kuwait to its refinery in Mina Ahmadi, said a...

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