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Oct 29, 2018
Sugar output may dip 3% this year to 31.5 million ton on untimely rains, pest attack and ethanol: ISMASugar production reached an all-time high of 32.5 million tonnes in the 2017-18 marketing year (October-September).
Oct 18, 2018
Ethanol as alternative fuel: Why the idea is bad and will worsen the plight of sugarcane farmersSugarcane has become a bitter crop for Maharashtra. Ethanol is just one more way by which it seeks to gain legitimacy.
Oct 12, 2018
Narendra Modi reviews oil and gas production profile of ONGC, OIL; Dharmendra Pradhan also present at meetingNarendra Modi on Friday reviewed the oil and gas production profile of state-owned ONGC and OIL over the near to medium term to assess how his target to cut oil imports by 10 percent would be met.
Oct 04, 2018
Country facing 'economic crisis' due to crude imports, says Nitin Gadkari; blames OPEC countries for oil price hikeIndia is the third largest importer of crude oil and rising international oil prices are inflating domestic transport fuel costs in a strong demand environment.
Sep 19, 2018
CCI slaps Rs 38.05 cr penalty on 18 sugar mills, two trade associations for rigging bidsThe OMCs -- Indian Oil Corporation Ltd, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd and Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd -- had invited bids from alcohol manufacturers for supply of ethanol through a joint tender in January 2013.
Sep 14, 2018
Sugar stocks jump 20% as government raises ethanol price for blending in petrol by 25%The government on Wednesday approved an over 25% hike in the price of ethanol produced directly from sugarcane juice for blending in petrol in a bid to cut surplus sugar production and reduce oil imports.
Sep 12, 2018
Cabinet approves hike in ethanol procurement price by up to 25% in bid to reduce India's crude oil dependencePetroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that the Cabinet approved the increase in the procurement price of ethanol produced from B-heavy molasses to Rs 59.19 per litre from the current Rs 47.13 per litre and that produced from C-heavy molasses to Rs 53 a litre from the existing Rs 43.46 a litre, an increase of 25 percent.
Sep 11, 2018
Nitin Gadkari urges farmers to produce ethanol to replace petrol, diesel, says new technology can run vehicles on biofuelNitin Gadkari also said that the Petroleum Ministry will set up five ethanol making plants and diesel will be available at Rs.50 per litre and petrol alternative at Rs.55 per litre.
Sep 06, 2018
Govt to exempt EVs, alternative fuel-powered vehicles from permit requirements, says union road minister Nitin GadkariWe have decided to exempt EVs and all vehicles including autorickshaws, buses, taxis run on alternative fuel like ethanol, biodiesel, CNG, methanol and biofuel, from permit requirements, Nitin Gadkari said.
Aug 29, 2018
SpiceJet spices up the fuel scenario with test flight powered by biofuelOur biofuel policy does recognize the potential and plans to set up ten biofuel refineries but the fight against hydrocarbon must be carried out on a war footing.