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Jan 02, 2020
Nature and forests through 2019: The year of uncontrollable rain forests fires all over the world2019 closed out a “lost decade” for the world’s tropical forests, with surging deforestation from Brazil to the Congo Basin.
Nov 26, 2019
New fuel retail policy: Licensees have to set up minimum 100 petrol pumps, 5% of it in remote areasIndia's new liberalised petrol pump norms require licensees to set up a minimum of 100 outlets with at least 5 percent of them in remote areas
Nov 06, 2019
India on track to cut oil import dependence by 10% by 2022: Petroleum Minister Dharmendra PradhanThe government is on track to meet the target of cutting India's oil import dependence by 10 percent by 2020, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Wednesday
Aug 07, 2019
New IPCC report due 8 August to thoroughly examine link between global warming, land useDouble of India's landmass needs to be devoted to biofuels, carbon capture & storage to cap warming at 1.5-deg C.
Jul 17, 2019
No plan to completely ban petrol, diesel vehicles, says Oil Minister Dharmendra PradhanThe government has no plans to ban petrol and diesel vehicles in the near future but will continue to push for greater use of electric vehicles with a view to cut oil imports and save the environment, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Tuesday
Feb 06, 2019
Govt allows export of biofuels from special economic zones and export-oriented unitsThe government has allowed export of biofuels from special economic zones (SEZs) and export-oriented units (EoUs) with certain conditions, according to a notice of the directorate general of foreign trade
Jan 18, 2019
Nitin Gadkari says crude oil import costing India Rs 7 lakh crore, calls for shift to alternative fuelsNitin Gadkari said the prime minister has already declared that by 2022 the country will have to reduce the import bill of crude oil by 10 percent.
Nov 09, 2018
India becomes member of international collaboration on clean energy technologyAmong the benefits of being an AMFTCP member are shared costs & pooled technical resources.
Sep 11, 2018
International Energy Agency's Fatih Birol on oil security, political turmoil and why he's applauding the Indian govtFatih Birol has served as executive director of the International Energy Agency (IEA) since September 2015
Sep 10, 2018
Oil prices unlikely to soften soon despite rise in US production; geopolitics associated with crude makes it an expensive productThe shift in the US position from a heavy crude oil import dependent country, to now a net oil exporter will have significant repercussions for the oil prices in the future. If anything, the shift in the US position indicates that the era of cheap oil may be over.