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Essar sets high target of methane extraction in Bengal


August 8th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 8 (IANS) Integrated energy firm Essar Energy has set a target of extracting 1 trillion standard cubic metres per day of coal bed methane (CBM) gas from 600 ... Read more...

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Bihar should develop renewable energy clusters: Greenpeace


May 15th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 15 (IANS) Electricity-starved Bihar has the potential to develop a microgrid network that functions in clusters and is completely powered by locally available renewable energy resources, says a ... Read more...

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Renewable energy next big thing: World Bank


February 11th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) Renewable energy is set to be the next big technology industry, with the potential to transform the trillion dollar energy industry across the world, World Bank said in ... Read more...

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Develop renewable energy sources, says Vice President Ansari


July 5th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Leh (Ladakh), July 5 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Monday said despite India being one of the earliest countries to begin geothermal projects lay back in the 1970s, geothermal energy ... Read more...

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Brazilian firm to invest $400 mn in Colombia


March 18th, 2010 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, March 18 (EFE) Brazilian state-controlled energy company Petrobras plans to invest close to $400 million in Colombia over the next three years, Colombian business daily Portafolio reported Wednesday. "Petrobras is attuned to ... Read more...

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Brazilian firm announces oil find in Colombia


March 12th, 2010 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 12 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian state-controlled energy giant Petrobras has said that it discovered oil at a block in eastern Colombia. In a statement issued Thursday, Petrobras said the find was ... Read more...

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Bell County, KY to receive funds for developing an energy plan


March 11th, 2010 - 4:06 am ICT by BNO News
FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY (BNO NEWS) – The Pine Mountain regional Industrial Development Authority will receive a grant from the Local Government Economic Development (LGED) to develop an integrated energy plan in Bell County, ... Read more...

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Brazilian firm announces two new oil finds off Angola


February 19th, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Feb 19 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian state-controlled oil giant Petrobras has announced the discovery of two new oil deposits in deep waters off the coast of Angola. The discoveries were made at ... Read more...

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Brazilian oil giant announces new offshore find


November 18th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Nov 18 (EFE) State-controlled oil company Petrobras has announced the discovery of an estimated 25 million barrels of oil in Brazil's Atlantic waters. The deposit is located in the Campos basin, ... Read more...

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“Economic downturn coming to an end”


September 1st, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IBNS
New Delhi, Sept 1 (IBNS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said the global economic downturn is slowly coming to an end."We have been through a difficult year because of the global economic ... Read more...

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India is deficit in energy: PM


September 1st, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by IBNS
New Delhi, Sept 1 (IBNS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said India is deficit in energy.“Energy is vital for our economic growth and this is the area where we are a deficit ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh says global economic downturn nearing its end


September 1st, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 1 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Tuesday said, that the global economic downturn is coming to an end, though slowly."We have been through a ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh calls for ways to arrest slowdown, secure energy


September 1st, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday set the agenda for the Planning Commission to find ways and means to ensure that India gets back to the high ... Read more...

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Planning Commission meets today


September 1st, 2009 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 1 (ANI): The full Planning Commission will meet here on Tuesday to take stock of the economic situation in the country.Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will chair ... Read more...

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Plan panel to assess drought impact on economy


August 31st, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) The first meeting of the reconstituted Planning Commission in New Delhi Tuesday will assess the impact of drought and global recession on the Indian economy this fiscal, ... Read more...

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Finance Minister outlines focus areas for 2009-10


July 6th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): In presenting the budget for 2009-10, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday outlined some focus areas.Mukherjee pointed out that the policies in a medium term perspective ... Read more...

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Pak preparing sea route feasibility report on Pak-Iran gas pipeline deal


July 5th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 5 (ANI): In a bid to seek parliamentary approval for the multi-billion dollar Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project,Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has asked the country's petroleum ministry to prepare ... Read more...

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More power capacity planned, accent on rural electrification


June 4th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The government plans to add at least 13,000 mega watt of electricity generating capacity each year that will include more village and rural electrification, President Pratibha ... Read more...

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Economy-related highlights of president’s address


June 4th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Following are the economy-related highlights of President Pratibha Patil's address to the joint session of parliament Thursday where she outlined the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government's ... Read more...

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India should reduce dependence on fossil fuels: Shyam Saran


March 16th, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) If India has to continuously grow at eight to nine percent, then it should reduce dependence on fossil fuels, the Prime Minister's Special Envoy on Climate Change ... Read more...

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ONGC inks pact with Australias Arrow Energy


January 14th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.14, (ANI): The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Australia''s Arrow Energy for corporation in Coalbed Methane Sector. The MoU was ... Read more...

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Mumbai attack is a direct strike at Indias economic development: Pranab


January 12th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 12 (ANI): Drawing attention to the safety and security of oil and gas installations and their transport infrastructure, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee today said the recent terrorist ... Read more...

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Kazakh President’’s visit to India likely to focus on energy and food security


January 1st, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok Dixit New Delhi, Jan.1 (ANI): With just three weeks to go before Kazakhstan''s President Nursultan Nazarbayev undertakes a four-day official visit to India (January 23 to 26), there is a ... Read more...

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PM for better coordination among energy players (Lead)


September 20th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday called for better coordination among key public sector energy players towards the larger goal of energy security.Singh Saturday told policy makers to ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh calls for integrated energy policy


September 20th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Finding energy policies in India not entirely consistent with present-day needs, Prime Minister Manmohan singh Saturday called for an integrated policy to ensure better coordination towards the ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh chairs Plan panel meeting


September 20th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , Sept 20 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh chaired a meeting of the Planning Commission today to discuss a draft Integrated Energy Policy document.Describing that energy is ... Read more...

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Manmohan to meet Plan panel before leaving for US visit


September 19th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will convene a meeting of all members of the Planning Commission on Saturday to discuss the integrated energy policy and take ... Read more...

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Efforts to lay down fuel standards fail to move government body (Re-issue)


September 12th, 2008 - 9:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.12 (ANI): As the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) continues to dither in making concrete move towards getting mandatory fuel efficiency standards for India, Greenpeace "climate cops doubling up ... Read more...

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Eni Holding makes open offer HOEC shares


April 25th, 2008 - 7:31 am ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, April 24 (IANS) Eni Holding UK, a wholly owned subsidiary of energy major Eni, has made an open offer to buy up to 20 percent shares of Vadodara-based Hindustan Oil Exploration ... Read more...

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2008-09 Budget will fully protect farmers’ interests: PM


February 25th, 2008 - 11:50 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb.25 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, today assured that the interests of the farmers will be fully protected in this year's General Budget scheduled to be announced on ... Read more...

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Indo-US N-deal will contribute in growth of Indian economy: Pranab


December 6th, 2007 - 5:28 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee today said that the Indo-US civilian nuclear cooperation agreement would help to achieve Indias energy targets and contribute to growth in vital ... Read more...

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