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Flames Continue At Mont Belvieu’s Enterprise Products Petrochemical Plant

February 9th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) One more calamity occurred at Mont Belvieu's Enterprise Products petrochemical plant after a fire broke out due to a pipeline explosion on Tuesday. Panic seized ... Read more...

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GAIL official killed, three injured in plant fire

September 11th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) An official of the Gas Authority of India Ltd (GAIL) was killed while three others suffered burn injuries when a fire broke out in a GAIL plant in ... Read more...

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ONGC joint venture planning IPO in 2012

March 14th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dahej (Gujarat), March 14 (IANS) ONGC Petro-additions Ltd (OPaL), a joint venture promoted by Oil and Natural Gas Commission (ONGC), Gas Authority of India Ltd (GAIL) and Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC), ... Read more...

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GAIL completes funding for Assam petrochemical plant

October 1st, 2009 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) GAIL India has achieved financial closure for its petrochemical plant in Assam, company chairman B.C. Tripathi said Thursday. "We have achieved financial closure for Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer," ... Read more...

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India, Kazakhstan working on inter-governmental nuke energy cooperation pact

July 1st, 2009 - 11:17 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitNew Delhi, July 1 (ANI): India and Kazakhstan are actively working to finalize the inter-governmental agreement for cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, revealed Kazakhstan's Ambassador to ... Read more...

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Indian Oil Corp planning major refinery expansion

September 21st, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mathura, Sep 21 (IANS) State-run Indian Oil Corp (IOC) is awaiting the environment ministry's nod for a major capacity expansion project at its Mathura refinery in Uttar Pradesh, a senior official said. ... Read more...

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Chemical plant blasts kill two in China

September 14th, 2008 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shenyang (China), Sep 14 (Xinhua) One person was killed and two people were reported missing in a powerful explosion at a petrochemical plant in northeast China's Liaoning province early Sunday morning.The body ... Read more...

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Assam petrochemical plant to be completed by 2012

July 4th, 2008 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 4 (IANS) The Rs.54.6-billion petrochemical plant of the Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Ltd at Dibrugarh in Assam will be completed by April 2012, it was announced at the company's first ... Read more...

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GMR group to acquire ONGC stakes in Andhra refinery (Lead)

June 24th, 2008 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has decided to withdraw its stake from Kakinada Refinery and Petrochemicals (KRPL) in Andhra Pradesh, paving the way for construction ... Read more...

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GMR group plans to acquire stake in ONGC refinery

June 23rd, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Construction major GMR proposes to invest Rs.310 billion($7.75 billion) to acquire the refinery and petrochemical plant being planned by the state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to build Rs.60 bn petrochemical mega-complex

June 6th, 2008 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 6 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Industrial Development Corp Ltd (Tidco) is planning to develop the Cuddalore-Nagapattinam belt as a petroleum, chemical and petrochemical investment region at an investment of Rs.60 billion ... Read more...

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Flamingos thrive best in the poo of India!

March 12th, 2008 - 12:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Flamingos thrive best in India, despite the filth and pollution clouding the nation, says a leading ecologist who carried out a research in the sub-continent to discover why ... Read more...

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Qatar firm to build oil refinery in Malaysia

February 18th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Kuala Lumpur, Feb 18 (Xinhua) A Qatar firm will build a $4.55 billion oil refinery in Manjong in the northern Malaysian state of Perak, the media reported Monday. A memorandum of understanding ... Read more...

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GAIL, Russia’s Itera sign petrochem plants, city gas projects pact

February 13th, 2008 - 6:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb.13 (ANI): The Gas Authority of India Limited and Russian oil and gas firm Itera today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly build petrochemical plants and city gas ... Read more...

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