Daily Archive: February 19, 2016

TPCIL signs 8-year PPA with Telangana power discoms

Thermal Powertech Corporation India (TPCIL), which owns and operates a 1,320-megawatt coal-fired power plant in Krishnapatnam in Andhra Pradesh’s Nellore district, today said it has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with power...

Russia’s oil output may drop 14 pct by 2020-2025

Russia’s oil output may drop to 460 million tonnes in 2020-2025 from last year’s 534 million tonnes as oil prices stay low and oil firms cut capital expenditure, according to a “stress scenario” published...

Coal imports may drop to 155 MT this fiscal

Higher output of domestic coal may see India’s import of the dry fuel drop to 155-160 million tonne in the current fiscal from 185 MT in 2014-15. The imports may decline further to about...

72 Lakh Indians have given up cooking gas subsidy

India has registered a total of 72 lakh consumers who have surrendered the Direct Benefit Transfer for LPG (DBTL), according to the minister of state petroleum and natural gas, Dharmendra Pradhan. As per a...