Gas pricing freedom

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc.   Source: Indian Express, The Hindu Direction / Tips: Theme ‘ ENERGY’ – Natural gas, petroleum etc is very important both for Prelims & Mains.   Context: Oil ministry committee under economist Kirit Parikh has recommended liberalizing the pricing of gas produced from legacy fields of state-run …

Hydrogen-enriched compressed natural gas (HCNG):

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Infrastructure- energy.   Context: . There is an increased push for adopting “Hydrogen-enriched compressed natural gas (HCNG).” This comes in the backdrop of India’s National Hydrogen Energy Mission in the works, which may mandate fertilizer, steel and petrochemicals industries to shift to green hydrogen use.   Background: The Bureau of Indian …

Assam gas leak

Topics Covered: Disaster and disaster management. Assam gas leak What to study? For Prelims: Natural gas, location of the leak and areas surrounding. For Mains: Impact of the leak, reasons behind and ways to address the situation. What happened? Since the morning of May 27, natural gas has been continuously flowing out of a gas …

Insights Daily Current Events, January 12, 2014

FROM INSIGHTS MAGAZINE TEAM ARCHIVES January 12, 2014 NATIONAL & SOCIAL ISSUES Government notified new natural Gas Pricing Formula The Government of India  notified the new natural gas pricing formulae, which will be in effect from 1 April 2014. As per the newly issued notification, the rate of all domestically produced fuel will be almost …