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Americans use less energy due to recession


August 26th, 2010 - 3:40 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 26 (IANS) American citizens are using less energy and making more use of renewable energy resources due to the economic recession and technological advances, a national laboratory report has ... Read more...

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‘Natural gas prices may be revised soon’


March 22nd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Prices of natural gas from fields of state-run ONGC and Oil India may be revised soon, Petroleum Secretary S. Sundereshan said here Monday. "The minister (for petroleum and ... Read more...

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Southern states want ‘fair’ share of Krishna-Godavari gas


December 19th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 19 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan has demanded a "fair" share of natural gas from the Krishna-Godavari (KG) basin in Andhra Pradesh for the southern states of Tamil Nadu, ... Read more...

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Government making consultations on gas price hike


November 13th, 2009 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) The petroleum ministry has started inter-ministerial consultations to hike the regulated price of gas sold by the state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) and Oil India ... Read more...

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US using more renewable energy


September 8th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 8 (IANS) Americans used more solar, nuclear, biomass and wind energy in 2008 than they did the year before, according to latest energy flow charts released by Lawrence Livermore National ... Read more...

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Petroleum Ministry to support NTPC in legal battle against RIL


August 19th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 19 (ANI): Union Petroleum Ministry on Wednesday assured its support to National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) in the legal battle to get natural gas from Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries ... Read more...

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Anil Ambani firm writes to Reliance Industries on gas issue


June 24th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) Reliance Natural Resources (RNRL), an Anil Ambani group company, has written two letters to Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries seeking to settle the dispute over pricing of gas from ... Read more...

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Anil Ambani firm wins legal tussle over gas supply (Lead)


June 15th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Anil Ambani's Reliance Natural Resources Ltd (RNRL) will get assured gas supply of 28 million metric standard cubic metre per day (mmscmd) from the Krishna-Godavari hydrocarbon basin for ... Read more...

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RNRL wins legal tussle over gas supply


June 15th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Anil Ambani's Reliance Natural Resources Ltd (RNRL) will get assured gas supply of 28 million metric standard cubic metre per day (mmscmd) from the Krishna-Godavari basin for 17 ... Read more...

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Court verdict soon on sale of Reliance Industries gas


January 16th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) The Bombay High Court is expected to decide next week whether Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries can assume sale of natural gas from the Krishna-Godavari basin, off the Andhra ... Read more...

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Anil Ambani group questions government’s role on gas pricing


January 15th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Anil Ambani-led Reliance Natural Resources Thursday pleaded before the Bombay High Court that the government had no right to fix the sale price of gas due to it ... Read more...

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Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance denies gas pact with brother’s firm


January 14th, 2009 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries Wednesday denied any pact with Anil Ambani Group's Reliance Natural Resources Ltd (RNRL) for the sale of natural gas from the Krishna-Godavari basin off ... Read more...

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Court questions government intervention in Ambanis’ case


October 16th, 2008 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 16 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Thursday asked the government why it wanted to intervene in Reliance Natural Resources Ltd's (RNRL) case against Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) over a gas ... Read more...

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Reliance Industries starts production in Krishna-Godavari basin


September 21st, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) India's largest private oil major, Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), has started production of oil from the Krishna-Godavari (K-G) basin, its chairman Mukesh D. Ambani said Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Gas turbine technology best for power generation in Gulf: expert


July 31st, 2008 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 31 (IANS) Gas turbine technology is the best fossil fuel-based technology available for power generation in the Gulf, given the skyrocketing oil prices, according to a leading energy expert. "Gas ... Read more...

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Pak, India to sign gas transit fee agreement soon under IPI gas deal


May 8th, 2008 - 7:53 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 8 (ANI): Pakistan Petroleum Minister Khawaja Asif has said that Pakistan and India will soon sign gas transit fee agreement for the transmission of gas to India under the ... Read more...

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India may opt out of IPI if Pakistan refuses to drop gas transit fee


April 24th, 2008 - 8:01 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr.24 (ANI): India is likely to issue an ultimatum to Pakistan to drop the demand for a transit fee, which if refused, could lead to New Delhi opting out ... Read more...

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Natural gas and synthetic fuels most water-efficient energy sources


April 19th, 2008 - 2:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 19 (ANI): A new study has determined that the most water-efficient energy sources are natural gas and synthetic fuels produced by coal gasification.The study, carried out by professor Tamim ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan to discuss IPI, TAPI pipeline next week


April 14th, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) The oil ministers of India and Pakistan will meet in Islamabad next week to resolve differences over the trans-national Iran-Pakistan-India (IPI) pipeline and also hold talks on ... Read more...

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India to discuss IPI gas pipeline issues with Pakistan on April 25


April 14th, 2008 - 7:32 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 14 (ANI): Petroleum Minister Murli Deora said that India and Pakistan would discuss the Iran-Pakistan-India (IPI) gas pipeline project in Islamabad on April 25.He told reporters after the ... Read more...

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Differences with Pakistan on pipeline will be resolved: Deora


April 14th, 2008 - 3:40 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) India was optimistic that it would be able to resolve the technical and price differences with Pakistan to get the trans-national Iran-Pakistan-India (IPI) pipeline on track soon, ... Read more...

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