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Air pollution crisis: Is the April 2018 date to roll out BS-VI fuel in Delhi feasible?

Bharat stage emission standards - known as Bharat Stage (BS) - are emission standards to regulate the air pollutants output.

published on : 16th November 2017

BS-6 fuel coming ahead of schedule: Mixed reaction from automobile industry

Industry welcomes the move, but doesn’t intend to bring forward original deadline for BS-6 vehicles

published on : 16th November 2017

Government advances BS-VI fuel roll out in Delhi to April 2018 in bid to cut pollution

Vehicular emissions, as well as illegal crop burning in the farm states surrounding New Delhi, have caused air quality to deteriorate dramatically, prompting calls for tough action.

published on : 15th November 2017

India offers gasoline help to Sri Lanka as fuel shortage bites

India pledged emergency supplies of gasoline to Sri Lanka as the island struggles with a crippling fuel shortage.

published on : 8th November 2017

Indian Oil Company blamed for Sri Lanka fuel shortage

The Indian Oil Company's Sri Lanka operation today received flak for the fuel shortage in the island nation with motorists lining up in long queues at petrol stations.

published on : 6th November 2017

LPG, jet fuel prices hiked

Subsidised LPG price has been hiked by Rs 4.50 per 14.2- kg cylinder to Rs 495.69.

published on : 1st November 2017

Southeast Asia, India turn to coal for power, imports expected to jump

Amid pollution concerns, India and Southeast Asia will account for the bulk of increased coal use in the decades ahead as they rely on one of the cheapest sources of power to supply electricity.

published on : 26th October 2017

Losses mount for RTC as biofuel supply cut abruptly

Southern Bio-diesel Limited stops supply of biodiesel to 15 RTC depots in Greater Hyderabad Zone without citing any reason causing a loss of Rs 5 Lakh a day.

published on : 23rd October 2017

India must go for pollution-free methanol as fuel: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari  

He said that in a bid to reduce pollution at sea, the Centre has initiated talks with engine manufacturers to make bio-fuel compliant engines for ships.

published on : 14th October 2017

After Gujarat and Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh slashes VAT on petrol by 3 per cent, diesel by 5 per cent

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced to reduce VAT by 5 per cent on diesel and 3 per cent on petrol from midnight today.

published on : 13th October 2017

OPEC sees higher oil demand, points to tighter market in 2018

OPEC forecast higher demand for its oil in 2018 and said its production-cutting deal with rival producers was successfully getting rid of a glut.

published on : 11th October 2017

Lower GST rate may boost Exploration and Production sector

India has reduced the goods and service tax on bunker fuel oil, known as bunker fuel, to 5 percent for all vessels.

published on : 11th October 2017

Gujarat slashes VAT on fuel prices by 4 percent

The Centre had, last week, announced that the excise duty on fuel would be cut, citing that the move was an attempt to "cushion the impact of rising international prices of crude petroleum oil.

published on : 10th October 2017

Opec should adopt responsible pricing: Petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan

Petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan has asked the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) to adopt ‘responsible pricing.'

published on : 9th October 2017

Odisha government rejects Centre's plea to reduce VAT on fuel

The Centre had earlier urged all the states to cut sales tax or VAT by 5 percent to ease the burden on consumers after it cut the excise duty by Rs two per litre on petrol and diesel.

published on : 7th October 2017
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