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Global energy panel calls for investment in clean energy


September 4th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) The International Energy Agency (IEA) Tuesday urged all countries to invest in clean energy for a low-carbon future.IEA Executive Director Maria van der Hoeven said ... Read more...

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Brunei considering India’s demand for natural gas


September 26th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) In a bid to leverage its Look East policy for oil diplomacy, India Monday sought the import of natural gas from the energy-rich Brunei.Minister of ... Read more...

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World energy ministers’ meet concludes in Abu Dhabi


April 8th, 2011 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 7 (IANS/WAM) Energy ministers from across the globe have concluded a meeting here and outlined a roadmap for their next meet in London in 2012, it was ... Read more...

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Russia and Jordan agrees on energy deal and support to Palestine


January 20th, 2011 - 4:37 am ICT by BNO News
AMMAN, JORDAN (BNO NEWS) -- Russia and Jordan on Wednesday reached an agreement on energy cooperation and reiterated support to Palestine, RIA Novosti reported.Russian President Dmitry Medvedev met with Jordanian King Abdullah ... Read more...

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Billionaire Saudi prince wows Nepal


November 15th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 15 (IANS) Described as the 19th richest man in the world by Forbes magazine, Saudi billionaire prince Al-Waleed bin Talal has created great excitement and anticipation with ... Read more...

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Deora calls on Vietnamese Prime Minister


July 22nd, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Hanoi (Vietnam), July 22 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora called on Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Thursday and the two sides discussed further strengthening of ... Read more...

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Murli Deora to lead high-level delegation to Vietnam


July 20th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 20 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora will lead a high-level delegation to Vietnam on Wednesday as part of the efforts to enhance the reach of ... Read more...

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India scouts for investment in energy in Mexico summit


March 31st, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) India is scouting for energy supplies and investment opportunities from countries like the US, Kuwait and Indonesia at the International Energy Forum in Mexico currently under way. India's ... Read more...

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EU, India to collaborate in atomic energy research


October 10th, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Oct 10 (IANS) The European Union (EU) and India will collaborate in atomic energy research, EuAsiaNews reported Saturday. The EU transport, telecommunication and energy ministers, after a meeting in Luxembourg Friday, ... Read more...

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Nepal, India review bilateral ties


August 20th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 20 (ANI): Visiting Nepal Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal met Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh at Hyderabad House last evening.Both leaders discussed and reviewed progress in bilateral ... Read more...

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Nepal will give due priority to Indian investment, says its PM


August 19th, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.19 (ANI): Visitng Nepal Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal on Wednesday invited Indian industry to invest in his country, saying his government would give due priority to such moves.Interacting ... Read more...

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Nepal PM leaving for India today


August 18th, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Aug 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal will be leaving on a five-day official visit to India leading a 64-member team on Tuesday afternoon.Nepal will be accompanied by his ... Read more...

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EU wants energy efficiency targets to be mandatory


July 24th, 2009 - 6:16 am ICT by IANS
Stockholm, July 24 (Xinhua) The European Commission has said that it wanted the targets for energy efficiency improvements to be made mandatory as the block's enegry ministers began their discussions in northern ... Read more...

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India seeks global initiatives for energy security


June 18th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, June 18 (IANS) India supports global initiatives that strengthen mutual energy security by promoting "an open, competitive and globally integrated market", Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Jitin Prasada ... Read more...

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EU in frantic talks as Russian gas flow stalls (Roundup)


January 13th, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Jan 13 (DPA) The European Union (EU) launched a frantic round of telephone diplomacy with Russia and Ukraine Tuesday as the two countries blamed one another for breaking a promise to ... Read more...

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Russian gas supplies to resume Tuesday: EU (Third lead)


January 13th, 2009 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Brussels/Moscow/Kiev, Jan 12 (DPA) The European Union (EU) expects gas supplies from Russia to resume Tuesday morning, officials in Brussels said Monday following the signing of an accord on a gas monitoring ... Read more...

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No excuse for Russia not to turn gas on: EU (Second lead)


January 12th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels/Moscow, Jan 12 (DPA) Ukraine and the European Union (EU) have done everything Russia asked to guarantee the safe flow of gas to Europe, so Moscow has no excuse not to "immediately" ... Read more...

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Low oil prices putting ONGC margins under pressure


December 22nd, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) India's largest oil explorer, Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), is finding it difficult to make ends meet because of the low ruling global oil prices, the ... Read more...

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Europe to ban old-style light bulbs


December 9th, 2008 - 8:14 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) will ban the sale of incandescent light bulbs from 2009 as part of an energy saving plan, officials of the 27-nation block said.The ... Read more...

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EU finally agrees on new rules for gas, energy markets


October 11th, 2008 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Luxembourg, Oct 10 (DPA) European Union (EU) energy ministers Friday agreed to new rules for its gas and electricity markets after a long and heated debate, diplomats said.The deal brings to an ... Read more...

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Lithuania threatens to block EU climate-change program


October 10th, 2008 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Riga/Vilnius, Oct 10 (DPA) Lithuania will refuse to close its Soviet-era Ignalina nuclear power plant as planned unless the European Union provides adequate compensation, Lithuanian Economy Minister Vytas Navickas said Thursday."Unless the ... Read more...

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Murli Deora says gas pipeline deal with Pakistan, Iran soon to be signed


June 23rd, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Jeddah, June 23 (ANI): Petroleum Minister Murli Deora on Monday said that India would soon sign an agreement with Iran and Pakistan on the $7.5 billion transnational pipeline project. After meeting ... Read more...

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India calls for price band to curb global oil crisis


June 22nd, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by ANI
Jeddah (Saudi Arabia), June 22 (ANI): Finance Minister P Chidambaram today proposed adoption of a price band mechanism for crude oil to tide over the global oil crisis. Speaking at the meeting ... Read more...

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G8 energy ministers agree partnership on energy efficiency


June 8th, 2008 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Aomori (Japan), June 8 (DPA) Energy ministers from the Group of Eight (G8) - the seven largest industrialised economies and Russia - agreed Sunday to cooperate on energy efficiency as a way ... Read more...

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India expresses serious concern over global oil prices (Lead)


June 7th, 2008 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Aomori (Japan), June 7 (DPA) Energy ministers from Japan, the US, China, India and South Korea expressed "serious concern" Saturday at record-high oil prices, saying they were not in the best interests ... Read more...

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Five-party meet to discuss global oil price spiral


June 7th, 2008 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Aomori (Japan), June 7 (Xinhua) Top officials from China, India, the US, Japan and South Korea gathered Saturday in this northeastern Japanese city to discuss setting up oil reserves as a way ... Read more...

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G8 energy ministers meet as oil prices soar


June 7th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
RIA Novosti Moscow, June 7 (RIA Novosti) Energy ministers from the Group of Eight (G8) countries, plus officials from China, South Korea and India, are holding a two-day meeting in the Japanese city ... Read more...

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Halving CO2 emissions by 2050 would cost $45 trillion: IEA


June 6th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Tokyo, June 6 (DPA) Halving greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 would cost $45 trillion, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said Friday. The Paris-based agency released a report on request from the Group ... Read more...

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South America debates regional energy security


May 10th, 2008 - 12:04 am ICT by admin
Prensa Latina Caracas, May 9 (Prensa Latina) The 12-member Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) has announced the formation of an energy council for better integration of the region to ensure energy security. ... Read more...

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Iran, Pakistan finalise gas exports contract


November 14th, 2007 - 10:27 am ICT by admin
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