Tag Archives: Petroleum and Natural Gas

Saurabh Gaharwar IAS appointed Deputy Collector- Pithoragarh District, Uttarakhand

Saurabh Gaharwar IAS

Shri Saurabh Gaharwar IAS (Uttarkhand 2016) presently Assistant Secretary, Petroleum and Natural Gas, GoI has been appointed as Deputy Collector, Pithoragarh district, Government of Uttarakhand.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Saurabh Gaharwar the very best.… Read More

Petroleum Minister visit to USA

Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan will be visiting Boston and Houston, USA from 3-7 March 2017 along with a delegation comprising CEOs of Public Sector Oil and Gas companies. 

During his visit to Boston from 3-4 March, Shri Pradhan will deliver a keynote speech at the Massachusetts Institute of Read More

OIL India and ONGC pay differential royalty to Assam

Public Sector Upstream Oil Companies- Oil India Limited and ONGC Limited made a payment to the Government of Assam, towards differential royalty on pre-discount price for the period from 01.02.14 to 31.03.16. The amount paid by OIL is Rs. 1,149.24 crore and the amount paid by ONGC is Rs. 300.64 crore. The cheques were handed over by the CMDs of ONGC and OIL to the… Read More

PMUY – Regional launch at Dahod for 3 states of MP , Rajasthan & Gujarat

The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) was launched for the three states of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan in Dahod. Chief Minister of Gujarat, Smt Anandiben Patel, Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Smt Vasundhara Raje were present at the launch. Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and… Read More

EIL signs contract with Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation

Engineers India Limited (“EIL”) has formally entered into a contract with Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC) to render Project Management Consultancy (“PMC”) for “Installation of ERL Unit-2” in Chittagong, Bangladesh for USD 16,545,000 plus BDT 82,281,025/- (inclusive of local taxes in Bangladesh such as AIT and VAT). The contract… Read More

Launch of round the clock online payment facility to refill LPG

Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas in Mumbai launched online payment facility of cylinder at the time of booking. Earlier this month, the Minister had dedicated the year 2016 as the “Year of the Consumers” and in keeping with this objective, the initiative will go a long way to provide comfort … Read More

4th India Africa Hydrocarbon Conference to be held in New Delhi

The Fourth India Africa Hydrocarbon Conference (IAHC) is scheduled to be held in New Delhi on January 21st and 22nd, 2016. The Conference is aimed at greater cooperation between India and African continent towards ‘Development Transmitting Partnership’ in the field of Hydrocarbons. It is a continuation of the discussion revolving around synergies… Read More

“By 2017, India should not need to Import Thermal Coal” -Shri Piyush Goyal

Shri Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, and New and Renewable Energy said that by 2017, India should not need to import thermal coal except for the coastal power plants. He said that era of shortages is over in coal sector. Shri Piyush Goyal said this after releasing the India’s report titled ‘The Rising Sun – Disruption on the horizon’… Read More