27 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The lower-than-expected hike in natural gas prices is "inconsistent" with the contract that government has signed with oil and gas explorers, said London- listed Hardy Oil, which partners Reliance Industries and BP in a KG basin gas discovery block.
26 Nov 2014
New Delhi: State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has finalised sale of gas from its marginal fields at a price of USD 10.10-11.20 a unit, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Wednesday.
26 Nov 2014
New York: Victims of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy have filed an appeal in a higher court here contesting a lower court's decision that Union Carbide Corporation cannot be sued for the ongoing contamination from the chemical plant.
25 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Reliance Industries has sought interest on USD 1.41 a unit that buyers of its KG-D6 gas are paying into a gas pool account operated by GAIL India, saying the state-run firm ought to invest the amount due to RIL in good interest-bearing instruments.
24 Nov 2014
Jamshedpur: The government does not have any immediate plan to remove subsidy on LPG, Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan said.
21 Nov 2014
Paris: India on Friday called for a "political consensus" on phasing down climate-damaging hydrofluorocarbons and asked the UN to convene a special session of the Montreal Protocol to address concerns of developing nations amid efforts by US-led developed nations to push for a global treaty on HFCs.
17 Nov 2014
Paris: In a significant change of stand, India on Monday did not oppose the discussion on the issue of harmful greenhouse gas hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) under the UN Montreal Protocol on ozone-depleting substances.
14 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The NDA government on Friday told the Supreme Court that the fresh guidelines framed by it would "supersede" previous UPA dispensation's policy on price fixation for natural gas, including that from Krishna-Godavari basin, which has been the bone of contention between the Centre and Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL).
18 Nov 2014
Washington: An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given scientists a stunning new look at how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe. Plumes of carbon dioxide in the simulation swirl and shift as winds disperse the greenhouse gas away from its sources.
15 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Central government has agreed to increase the compensation for Bhopal gas tragedy victims, Amnesty International said and welcomed the move.