New Delhi: India’s domestic coal-based power generation up to October 2023 reached 686.7 Billion Units (BU), reflecting an 8.88% increase from the 630.7 Billion Units (BU) generated in the corresponding period last year.
Oil prices surged by more than 1% on Tuesday, reaching the highest levels in 10 months, Reuters reported.
India may consider further coal imports to avoid a fresh power supply crisis, according to media reports.
Russia's earnings from oil gas and coal exports in the last six months have covered its expenditure on the Ukraine invasion, according to an analysis from Helsinki-based nonprofit think tank Centre for Research on Energy and Clean Air, reported ET.
Russia's energy giant Gazprom said Tuesday that China will start paying for Russian gas in rubles and yuan instead of US dollars, AFP reported.
New Delhi/IBNS: United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has urged the Indian government to diminish coal use and rely on renewable energy, pointing out the downsides of coal mining and burning, including environmental pollution, global warming, health care costs, media reports said.