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ONGC, Oil India to get relief as Centre cuts windfall tax on crude oil

New Delhi: The Central government has cut the windfall tax on petroleum crude to 5,700 rupees ($68.34) per metric ton from 8,400 rupees with effect from Thursday, as part of its fortnightly revision that is…

Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh lead coal capacity expansion: Global Energy Monitor

New Delhi: With Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh leading coal capacity expansion, after what appeared to be a promising year for the beginning of a phase-down in 2022, new coal capacity additions and a growing pipeline in…

PM Modi announces cut in LPG cylinder prices by Rs 100 on women’s day

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced the reduction in the prices of LPG cylinders by Rs 100 on the occasion of International Women’s Day. In a post on his official X handle,…

CNG price reduced by Rs 2.50 per kg in Delhi-NCR

New Delhi: CNG supplier Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) announced a reduction in the selling price of the gas in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) on Wednesday. The retail consumer price of the gas…

Karnataka tops India’s Energy Efficiency Index, UP & Maharashtra show big improvement

New Delhi: Karnataka has been listed as the country’s top-performing state in the latest State Energy Efficiency Index 2023 while Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra have demonstrated a marked improvement in their performance. The State Energy…

Working towards making electricity bills of households to zero: PM Modi

Guwahati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the government is working to bring the electricity bills of the households to zero. While unveiling several key projects in Assam, Modi said, “We have run…

EVs, renewables, semiconductors: Triple engine to power transition

New Delhi: As India aspires to become a $5 trillion economy by 2025, sunrise sectors like Electric Vehicles (EVs), renewable energy, semiconductors, electronics manufacturing and more – which have the potential to transform the country’s…

Mumbai pre-polls ‘shock’ – Tata Power proposes 201% tariff hike for low-end users

Mumbai: In a bolt from the blue ahead of the elections, Tata Power Co. Ltd. has proposed a huge increase in the power rates for Mumbaikars, particularly the lower-end users as part of a tariff…

Power capacity from non-fossil fuels to touch 65% by 2030: Minister

New Delhi: Minister for Power and New & Renewable Energy R. K. Singh said on Friday that India is adding renewable energy capacity at a pace that is one of the fastest in the world…

Mexico has enough oil reserves for next 18 years: President

Mexico City: Mexico has enough oil reserves to meet demand for the next 18 years thanks to the oil exploration work spearheaded by his administration, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said. “I can report that…

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