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ONGC facilitates startups under government's flagship programme

ONGC facilitates startups under government's flagship programme

Updated: Jun 23, 2017 20:59 IST     

Mumbai [India], June 23 (ANI): The ONGC has launched the 'ONGC Start-Up Fund' on 14th August 2016. ONGC, SINE and IIT Bombay entered into a MoU to work together for incubating innovative ideas and business Start-Ups in the Energy Sector at the Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SINE) of IIT Bombay.
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European Energy Leaders Discuss Solar Powering Digital Energy

Updated: Jun 23, 2017 19:50 IST      

Brussels (Belgium), June 23 (ANI): European energy leaders recently came together for the 'Solar Power Dialogues',to discuss the incredible achievements of solar and how solar is driving the digitalisation of the European energy transition.

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New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): Aiming to strengthen India's renewable energy sector and support the requirement of skilled manpower, the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), in association with Schneider Electric India on Thursday facilitated the installation of a Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Bengaluru, focusing on power, solar and automation.

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EU, Japan to discuss imperative energy reforms

Updated: Jun 21, 2017 19:04 IST      

Brussels [Belgium], June 21 (ANI): Policy makers from the European Union (EU) and Japan would be discussing wide range of topics related to energy in a meeting today in Brussels.

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845MW worth solar power plants installed across India: NTPC

Updated: Jun 21, 2017 18:51 IST      

New Delhi [India], June 21 (ANI): The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) of India has recently revealed that India now hosts solar power capacity worth 845 MW, after the recent addition of the 225 MW Mandsaur Solar Power Project- a 250 MW solar farm located in Madhya Pradesh.

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Pakistan to revive Keti Bander power project with Chinese help

Updated: Jun 20, 2017 17:58 IST      

Karachi [Pakistan] June 20 (ANI): Suffering from an acute power crisis, the Government of Pakistan has decided to revive the Keti Bander thermal power project as a CPEC project in the expectation of getting financial help from China.

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Expedite emission norms for thermal power plants, say citizens

Updated: Jun 20, 2017 17:21 IST      

New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI): Sixty three signatories from civil society organisations, medical professionals and concerned citizens all over India have written to the Minister of Environment Forest and Climate Change, urging implementation of new norms for emission standards and water use of the coal fired thermal power plants.

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RaysExperts commissions 5.5 MW solar project for a leading PSU

Updated: Jun 20, 2017 16:29 IST      

New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI): Leading innovative solar solutions provider RaysExperts on Tuesday announced the commissioning of its 5.5 MW solar project for an Indian PSU.

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Awareness programme on renewable energy in Manipur

Updated: Jun 16, 2017 17:47 IST      

Ukhrul [Manipur] [India] June 16 (ANI): Partnering with the Manipur Renewable Development Agency (MANIREDA), Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) and Tribal Youth Development Foundation (TYDF) organized an awareness programme on 'scope and usage of renewable energy in Manipur' in Manipur's Ukhrul district recently.

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New Delhi [India] June 16 (ANI): One of the biggest solar power plants developed by SB Energy with a capacity to provide clean electricity for over 700,000 Indian households, has become operational in Andhra Pradesh within three months of commissioning.

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Wind, Solar Power could overpower political winds: Deloitte study

Updated: Jun 15, 2017 20:48 IST      

NEW YORK [United States), June 15, (ANI): The demand for clean energy has passed the point of no return in the United States. It is not only political anymore. It is an economic issue. Demand for renewable energy by consumers and businesses - along with a long-term commitment to cleaner portfolios from utilities - seems to be fundamentally shifting energy attitudes and decisions, independent of federal stances, says Marlene Motyka, U.S. and global renewable energy leader and principal, Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP in the Deloitte's annual "Resources 2017 Study - Energy Management: Sustainability & Progress."

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Petrol price slashed by Rs 1.12/lt, diesel by Rs. 1.24/lt

Updated: Jun 15, 2017 19:54 IST      

New Delhi [India], June 15 (ANI): The prices of petrol and diesel have been slashed by Rs 1.12 per litre and Rs. 1.24 per litre respectively which will be effective from June 16.

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New Delhi [India], June 15 (ANI): With the growing complexity of modern energy and power infrastructure, an increasing number of power plant systems are connected through 'Internet of Things'.

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Centre hopes states will get huge revenue in mining sector

Updated: Jun 13, 2017 20:56 IST      

New Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI): With the transparent auction of 24 mineral blocks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi led NDA government hopes that States will get estimated revenue of over Rs. 1 lakh crore over the lease period of the mines.

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Govt. is implementing resources to its fullest, says Piyush Goyal

Updated: Jun 13, 2017 16:54 IST      

New Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI): Hailing the achievements made by the ministries for their effortless attributes in the last three years of the Narendra Modi-led government, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal has ensured optimum utilisation of natural resources for national development for various crucial energy related programmes.

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New Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI): Globally recognized and India's leading solar energy solutions provider Vikram Solar has announced reaching 1GW of manufacturing capacity.

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New Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI): H-Energy Gateway Private Ltd. on Monday announced signing of an agreement with Engie for chartering its Floating Storage Re-gasification Unit (FSRU) GDF SUEZ Cape Ann.

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New Delhi [India], June 12 (ANI): High Goods and Services Tax (GST) rate on Biodiesel will be the "final nail" in the coffin for the sunrise and green sector which is already reeling under the pressure of high, complex and varied taxation policies of the states and lack of clarity on the policy front, has made it even more vulnerable for the industry players.

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US announces USD 6.9 million for research on rare earth elements

Updated: Jun 10, 2017 18:19 IST      

Washington D.C. [USA], June 10 (ANI): The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy has announced an investment of USD 6.9 million in rare earth element (REE) research through two funding opportunities.

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Beijing [China], June 8 (ANI): India on Thursday announced mounting a National Mission on advanced ultra supercritical technologies for cleaner coal utilisation at a total cost of USD 238 million and setting up of two Centres of Excellence on Clean Coal Technologies at USD 5 million each.

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