Puthuvype LPG terminal cost shoots up by Rs 200 crore

Date of commissioning of the plant has been postponed from June this year to May 2022. This means a further delay of nearly a year

published on : 11th January 2021

Puducherry CM Narayanasamy seeks intervention of PM Modi for roll back of LPG price hike

The price of LPG cylinders have been hiked 18 times this year and two times in the month of December alone.

published on : 17th December 2020

LPG rate hiked for the second time in December; price increased by Rs 50 per cylinder

A subsidised cooking gas cylinder was priced at Rs 497 in Delhi in June 2019. Since then, prices have cumulatively gone up by Rs 147.

published on : 16th December 2020

Sale of commercial LPG cylinders remains low since Covid lockdown

Meanwhile, the city, which has more than 45 lakh gas connections, has seen an increase in the sale of 14.2 kg LPG cylinders used for domestic purposes.

published on : 12th December 2020

Chittoor to get LPG bottling plant by 2022

In addition to the above, to meet the increasing demand of LPG in AP, 120 TMTPA grassroot LPG bottling plant at a cost of Rs 167 crore is coming up in Chittoor.

published on : 3rd December 2020

LPG subsidy for BPCL consumers to continue post-privatisation: Pradhan

The government gives 12 cooking gas (LPG) cylinders of 14.2-kg each to households in a year at a subsidised rate. This subsidy is directly paid into the bank accounts of the users.

published on : 27th November 2020

Arni LPG cylinder blast: Death toll rises to 5 after two women succumb

The death toll in the LPG cylinder blast in Arni rose to five after two women succumbed to burn injuries at GVMCH in Vellore on Tuesday.

published on : 18th November 2020

LPG-triggered blast leads house to collapse in Tiruvannamalai: Three persons killed, four injured

The sources informed that the blast was triggered when one of the occupants of the house tried to light the stove in the morning to prepare tea.

published on : 15th November 2020

Now, you will have to dial a new number to refill your LPG cylinder anywhere in India

The new IVRS number is an all-India number and aims to be a unified facility for Indane consumers across the country, an IOC spokesman stated

published on : 2nd November 2020

Do delivery boys fleece customers? Madras HC asks LPG companies to conduct surprise checks

According to the petitioner, the delivery boys demand and collect extra money ranging from Rs 20 to Rs 100 if the house is situated in an apartment complex

published on : 30th October 2020

Oil companies asked to relocate LPG units from petrol pumps 

The IOCL has two auto LPG facilities in the city including the Raj Bhawan Square Filling Station.

published on : 9th October 2020

Explosion at Bhubaneswar petrol pump, seven injured

The explosion was followed by a huge fire at the spot and firefighters and disaster rapid action force rushed to the spot to control the situation.

published on : 7th October 2020

India to overtake China as world's largest LPG residential market by 2030

Driven by environmental and health concerns, the government has also been implementing schemes to help lower-income families cope with the cost of switching from dirtier biomass to LPG.

published on : 6th October 2020

SC/ST Kerala commission orders investigation into LPG outlet sanctioning

As per the complaints, the outlets meant for these communities were sanctioned to other persons.

published on : 28th September 2020

Direct benefit transfer system for power subsidies faces criticism

The draft Electricity (Amendment) Bill released by the Centre is facing stiff opposition from stakeholders, with critics stating that making the proposed system viable will be a difficult task. 

published on : 23rd September 2020
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