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Biodiesel Can Be Used As Transportation Fuel: Bombay High Court

Biodiesel can now be used as an as a fuel to power automobiles Biofuel producers will now be able to directly sell their products, provided they meet the required quality standard, without any restrictions The court was hearing a petition filed by My Own Eco Energy (L), the makers of Indizel biofuel The Bombay High

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Fuel prices may come down by diwali

Fuel prices may come down by

OMCs to install new device to check refill of fuel/gas: Ram Vilas Paswan

OMCs to install new device to check refill of fuel/gas: Ram Vilas Paswan

OMCs to install new device to check refill of fuel/gas: Ram Vilas Paswan. To curb malpractices at petrol and gas stations, the government said oil marketing companies (OMCs) have agreed to install high-security devices to check refill of fuel and gas. The deadline for installation of new security devices will be decided next week.Presently, security

Fuel demand in India raised 1 percent in July

Fuel demand in India raised 1 percent in July

Fuel demand in India raised 1 percent in July. The country’s fuel demand grew by over 1 per cent in July as consumption of diesel and petrol rise, government data showed. Fuel consumption in July totaled 15.8 million tonnes as compared to 15.63 million tonnes in the same month of last year, data from the


Mamata flight incident: IndiGo says plane had adequate fuel

New Delhi: Amid allegations that its aircraftcarrying Mamata Banerjee was made to hover over Kolkata airport putting at risk passengers’ safety, IndiGo today said the plane was delayed due to congestion before making a normal landing yesterday and had adequate fuel. In a detailed statement, IndiGo said the flight 6E 342 with 174 passengers onboard

Leaked tapes show crashed Columbian plane was on low fuel

Bogota: The plane carrying Brazil’s Chapecoense soccer club to Colombia experienced “total electronic failure” and was low on fuel, a leaked audio recording shows. “Miss, Lamia 933 has a total failure, total electrical failure, without fuel,” a voice identified as that of the plane’s pilot is heard saying on the recording. The control tower immediately

Old Rs 500 notes valid till Dec 2 for fuel,air ticket purchase

New Delhi: Government has cut short thedeadline of using old Rs 500 notes at petrol pumps and for buying airline tickets at airports till December 2 instead of December 15 announced earlier. With effect from December 3, 2016, old Rs 500 notes cannot be used for purchase of petrol, diesel and gas at the stations

Modi pitches for skill devpt to fuel growth

Naya Raipur: Pitching for empowerment of thepoor, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said skilled youth can pull themselves out of poverty and help fuel the engine of growth. He also said that states like Chhattisgarh, which have potential for ecotourism, can generate employment by investing little capital in its development. Addressing the 16th anniversary celebrations

Plastic to fuel project approved; F&CC to give final nod shortly

Chandigarh: The committee constituted to study the conversion of plastic to fuel project has submitted its report to Mayor. The committee has also approved the project which will be brought in at Finance and Contract Committee (F&CC) meeting for the approval before put up in house for final approval. F&CC meeting is slated for October 13,

Jaya flays increase in fuel prices

Chennai: Slamming the latest increase in fuel prices, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today once again pressed for revising the price fixation mechanism for petrol and diesel. “I have often pointed out that determining prices of petrol and diesel based on international fuel rates is not right,” she said in a statement here, and

Those who held power in Kashmir now adding fuel to fire: BJP

New Delhi: Accusing opposition parties of Jammu and Kashmir of trying to stoke the ongoing unrest in the Valley, BJP today said it was “unfortunate” that those who held power for long and are responsible for the problems in Kashmir, are now “adding fuel to the fire”. A day after a delegation of parties, including


Petrol pump owners seek ‘one nation one rate’ for fuel

Chandigarh: Fuel pump owners in the country have demanded ‘one nation one rate’ for petroleum products in order to eliminate disparity in prevailing prices of petrol and diesel. “We are demanding ‘one nation one rate’ for fuel so that there should be no disparity in prices of petrol and diesel in the states. This step

New 3D paper-based microbial fuel cell developed

Washington: Scientists have developed a 3Dpaper-based microbial fuel cell that can create electricity in an environment-friendly way without using any outside power. Researchers from the Iowa State University in the US demonstrated a proof-of-concept three-dimensional microbial fuel cell (MFC) that could take advantage of capillary action to guide the liquids through the MFC system and

ATF prices go up 5.5%, LPG cheaper by Rs 11

New Delhi: Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) pricewas today hiked by 5.5 per cent for the fifth month in a row, but that of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was cut by Rs 11 per cylinder, in line with global trends. ATF, or jet fuel price, in Delhi was increased by Rs 2,557.7 per kilolitre (kl), or

‘Mark 1’ maker CREO rolls out update for FUEL OS

Bengaluru: Bengaluru-based consumer technology company CREO on Thursday rolled out a June update for its indigenous Android-based operating system “FUEL OS” which powers its flagship smartphone “Mark 1”. The latest update packs in customisable audio effects which allow users to natively change sound effects, across apps and system software — be it games or streaming