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India to lead global urea capacity additions by 2030

India to lead global urea capacity additions by 2030

The global urea capacity is poised to see considerable growth by 2030, potentially increasing from 218.21 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) in 2019 to 301.55 mtpa in 2030, registering a total growth of 38%....
26 October 2020
PCBL greenfield project to be commissioned by 2023

PCBL greenfield project to be commissioned by 2023

Phillips Carbon Black’s (PCBL) Greenfield Project in Tamil Nadu is expected to be commissioned by 2023. The company’s greenfield project of about 1,50,000 tonne for the manufacture of various grades of...
26 October 2020
True North Venture Partners eyes bio-ethanol investment

True North Venture Partners eyes bio-ethanol investment

True North Venture Partners will invest “hundreds of millions of dollars” to produce low-cost ethanol in India and is looking for local partners, hoping to gain from the government’s plan to increase the...
26 October 2020
NTPC awards contracts for FGD installation

NTPC awards contracts for FGD installation

NTPC said that it has awarded contracts for installation of flue-gas desulphurisation (FGD) technology for its 50 GW thermal power generation capacities, including the Dadri plant where the work is in...
26 October 2020
Foundation laid for 1320 mw buxar thermal power plant

Foundation laid for 1320 mw buxar thermal power plant

Sh. Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director, laid the Foundation of the Infrastructural works of the First Boiler of 1320 MW Buxar Thermal Power Plant at Chausa, Buxar, Bihar through video c...
26 October 2020
ONGC wins 7 oil blocks, OIL 4 in the latest bid round

ONGC wins 7 oil blocks, OIL 4 in the latest bid round

Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has won seven out of the 11 oil and gas exploration blocks offered for bidding in the latest licensing round, upstream regulator Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH) said....
26 October 2020
CIL coal supply to power sector drops 10%

CIL coal supply to power sector drops 10%

The supply of coal by state-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL) to the power sector dropped by 10% to 197.89 million tonnes (MT) in the first half of the ongoing fiscal. Coal India had supplied 219.85 MT of coal...
26 October 2020
Maharashtra Minister asks state utility to add 2,000-MW

Maharashtra Minister asks state utility to add 2,000-MW

In the aftermath of the massive power outage in the financial capital, Maharashtra energy minister Nitin Raut recently asked the state-run power generation company to add a gas-based capacity of up to...
26 October 2020
GB gives nod to piped gas supply in Kolhapur

GB gives nod to piped gas supply in Kolhapur

The general body of the civic administration gave its approval to the proposal of laying gas pipelines in the city with the condition that the company which takes up the work would be responsible for restoring...
26 October 2020
SVI3 next-generation digital valve positioner

SVI3 next-generation digital valve positioner

The SVI3 Digital Valve Positioner marks a new era in smart valve instrumentation with the introduction of Online Valve Diagnostics. In this article titled “Next Generation of Plant Optimization” published...
26 October 2020