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ONGC's 8 vessel tender: Why is an award held up?.  Higher LNG prices: US cargoes are sneaking back in.  Rs 1000 crore gas pipeline: Will be looking for a PMC.  Unified tariffs: Gas buyers are an unhappy lot.  EV revolution sweeping the world: What is the likely to be the penetration rate in India?.  Low gas production: Impact of COVID writ large across Indian gas fields.  Trafigura has big plans for India.  Panipat refinery expansion: A status report.  ONGC's other 10-vessel tender: What is the status on this one.  Latest chemical import matrix .  India's new Mundra LNG terminal ramps up utilisation as demand rises.  Delivery of 47 onland rigs to ONGC: All eyes on Megha .  Rs 12,000 crore Gorakhpur and Barauni ammonia-urea units: Technip-L&T seeks a long grace period.  Rs 120 crore demand by a Cairn sub-vendor: Out of court settlement done .  Gas pipeline: Consultancy RFQs ahead.  LNG line up for India.  RIl, Nayara accumulate crude vessels at their refineries .  Gas business: First mover always comes out winner.  Geographical boundaries for CGD units: Regulator won't allow border transgressions.  Levelized energy cost from different sources: Know what the future has in store.  

ONGC's 8 vessel tender: Why is an award held up?

Oct 26: What is the latest on ONGC's 10 vessel tender, reduced to 8 vessels.
8The tender was opened, the winners shortlisted
Why have LOAs not been given yet? Details

Higher LNG prices: US cargoes are sneaking back in

Oct 26: Higher spot LNG prices are now pushing US cargoes back to India.
8Already, three cargoes are on way.
8Though one was eventually cancelled.
8What could not be fathomed however was why GAIL is brining in a low capacity vessel all the way from Sabine Pass to unload at Dabhol.
Click on Reports for more
Details

Rs 1000 crore gas pipeline: Will be looking for a PMC

Oct 26: This is a greenfield pipeline
8Over Rs 1000 crore
8It will shortly look for a PMC contractor
Click here for more details Details

Unified tariffs: Gas buyers are an unhappy lot

Oct 26: While heavyweights in the industry are pitching for it, there is a growdswell of protests from users of gas over unified tariffs.
8Companies as far afield as the National Capital Region are unhappy
Click on Reports for more.  Details

EV revolution sweeping the world: What is the likely to be the penetration rate in India?

Oct 26: The electric vehicle revolution is now sweeping right across the world
8India is unlikely to stay unaffected
8Get some fresh estimates of the penetration rate in India for EVs in deferent vehicle segments Details

Low gas production: Impact of COVID writ large across Indian gas fields

Oct 26: 8Domestic gas production is lower than target and the impact of COVID is writ large large across Indian gas fields
Click on Details    Details

Trafigura has big plans for India

Oct 26: The $170 billion trading giant Trafigura had teamed up with Rosneft to buy out Ruias' stake in the Essar oil refinery.
8It has other plans now in India of its own
Click on Details for more. Details

Panipat refinery expansion: A status report

Oct 26: The Panipat refinery expansion is running into costing trouble
8IOC wants to cost to be whittled down significantly
Click on Details for more Details

ONGC's other 10-vessel tender: What is the status on this one

Oct 26: There is another 10-vessel tender that ONGC had floated
814 bidders had offered 47 vessels
What is the latest status on it? Details

Latest chemical import matrix

Oct 26: 8Get the full chemical import matrix here, including base oil imports.
Click on Reports for more
Details

India's new Mundra LNG terminal ramps up utilisation as demand rises

Oct 26: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders:
8Supply of Coriolis Mass Flowmeters Details
8Health assessment and revisioning of spring supports at refinery Details
8Chemical cleaning of Gas Turbine Lube Oil Coolers and Generator air cooler at refinery Details
8Consultancy Services towards Implementation of Energy Management System Details
8Two Years AMC of Analyzers installed at SRU and HDTU of refinery Details
8Supply of BQ Plates to Jabalpur and Manglia LPG Plant Details
8Road and Drain Works at Sitarganj Details
8Bulk Auto LPG Transportation by Road in the State of Madhya Pradesh Details
8R&D for setting up of Engine Lab Details
8TAS and Telecom for VDPL Project Details
8Requirement of Civil Maintenance Works Details
You can also click on Tenders for more

For reference purposes the website carries here the following Newsclips:
8Trump's description of India as filthy sets off calls for cleaner air Details
8BPCL to launch 2 high-end lube variants next week Details
8India has kept climate pledge, says Pradhan Details
8IGL to facilitate conversion of diesel generators to natural gas gensets Details
8India's refinery processing limps to six-month peak Details
8Snubbing to 'kill the well' on Assam's Baghjan blowout site soon: OIL Details
8PM Modi to interact with CEOs of global oil and gas companies Details
8HPCL raises Rs 2,000 cr debt Details
8Shell hires Orsted's Brostrom to lead global renewables unit Details
8India's new Mundra LNG terminal ramps up utilisation as demand rises Details
8USD 75 million investment so far in four OALP bid rounds, according to DGH Details
8Vedanta’s debt maturities prompt credit rating warnings Details
8Kerala: OTP-based LPG delivery from November 1 Details
8Trump, Biden clash over climate, oil industry in final debate Details
8No change in petrol and diesel prices Details
8Bangladesh scraps another LNG import tender over high prices Details
8Russian oil tanker suffers explosion, 3 crew members missing Details
8Biden's warning on oil tests voter resolve on climate change Details
8Libya NOC resumes oil exports from key terminals in the east Details
8OPINION: Technology advancements make sustainable fuels a reality Details
You can also click on Newsclips for more   Details

Delivery of 47 onland rigs to ONGC: All eyes on Megha

Oct 23: All eyes on Megha Engineering and Infrastructure Ltd (MEIL) over its delivery of 47 onland rigs (27 drilling & 20 workover).
8Orders were placed in June and August 2019 respectively for the two sets of rigs.
8COVID has come in the way but the delivery of first lot of rigs will be around the corner.
8Get a status report on progress made, and will delivery schedules be adhered to?
Click on Details for more.
Details

Rs 12,000 crore Gorakhpur and Barauni ammonia-urea units: Technip-L&T seeks a long grace period

Oct 23: The Gorakhpur and Barauni ammonia-urea units, together the two units will consume almost 5 mmscmd of gas, were meant to have been originally commissioned in August/September, 2020.
8Price tag for both units together is Rs 12,000 crore
8But the L&T-TechnipFMC team has sought an unusually lengthy force majeure lifeline
8Find out what happens to the commissioning timelines then? Details

Rs 120 crore demand by a Cairn sub-vendor: Out of court settlement done

Oct 23: 8In the aftermath of the cancellation of integrated service contracts of all three service providers, Baker Hughes, Halliburton and Schlumberger, by Cairn India in its Rajasthan block, one sub-vendor had ended up making a Rs 120 crore claim on one of the service providers.
8Find out what is the status on that Details

Gas pipeline: Consultancy RFQs ahead

Oct 23: It is a Rs 1800 crore
8It is a gas pipeline
8Consultancy RFQs are coming up ahead
Click here for more details Details

LNG line up for India

Oct 23: Up to 3 LNG vessels are now linked up at Dabhol
8And one each at Mundra, Cochin and Ennore
Click on Reports for more Details

RIl, Nayara accumulate crude vessels at their refineries

Oct 23: RIL and Nayara have accumulated a formidable armada of crude vessels for landing at their ports.
8However vessels continue to wait at Paradip
Click on Reports for more Details

Gas business: First mover always comes out winner

Oct 23: In the gas business India, the first mover has the biggest advantage.
8Here is a first mover keen on selling his stakes
Click on Details for more Details

Geographical boundaries for CGD units: Regulator won't allow border transgressions

Oct 23: The gas regulator is very strict when it comes to enforcing geographical area discipline among CGD entities.
8It will brook no violation on this country
Click on Reports for more Details

Levelized energy cost from different sources: Know what the future has in store

Oct 23: A very fine analysis has become available on levelized cost of power from different sources.
8Renewal energy is already on a very strong wicket.
8And all kinds of permutations are possible with various combinations of energy under different assumptions.
8This analysis is extremely useful for those who are looking at sourcing power going ahead.
Click on Reports for more Details

ONGC's 8 vessel tender: Why is an award held up?

Oct 26: What is the latest on ONGC's 10 vessel tender, reduced to 8 vessels.
8The tender was opened, the winners shortlisted
Why have LOAs not been given yet? Details

Higher LNG prices: US cargoes are sneaking back in

Oct 26: Higher spot LNG prices are now pushing US cargoes back to India.
8Already, three cargoes are on way.
8Though one was eventually cancelled.
8What could not be fathomed however was why GAIL is brining in a low capacity vessel all the way from Sabine Pass to unload at Dabhol.
Click on Reports for more
Details

Rs 1000 crore gas pipeline: Will be looking for a PMC

Oct 26: This is a greenfield pipeline
8Over Rs 1000 crore
8It will shortly look for a PMC contractor
Click here for more details Details

Unified tariffs: Gas buyers are an unhappy lot

Oct 26: While heavyweights in the industry are pitching for it, there is a growdswell of protests from users of gas over unified tariffs.
8Companies as far afield as the National Capital Region are unhappy
Click on Reports for more.  Details

EV revolution sweeping the world: What is the likely to be the penetration rate in India?

Oct 26: The electric vehicle revolution is now sweeping right across the world
8India is unlikely to stay unaffected
8Get some fresh estimates of the penetration rate in India for EVs in deferent vehicle segments Details

Low gas production: Impact of COVID writ large across Indian gas fields

Oct 26: 8Domestic gas production is lower than target and the impact of COVID is writ large large across Indian gas fields
Click on Details    Details

Trafigura has big plans for India

Oct 26: The $170 billion trading giant Trafigura had teamed up with Rosneft to buy out Ruias' stake in the Essar oil refinery.
8It has other plans now in India of its own
Click on Details for more. Details

Panipat refinery expansion: A status report

Oct 26: The Panipat refinery expansion is running into costing trouble
8IOC wants to cost to be whittled down significantly
Click on Details for more Details

ONGC's other 10-vessel tender: What is the status on this one

Oct 26: There is another 10-vessel tender that ONGC had floated
814 bidders had offered 47 vessels
What is the latest status on it? Details

Latest chemical import matrix

Oct 26: 8Get the full chemical import matrix here, including base oil imports.
Click on Reports for more
Details

India's new Mundra LNG terminal ramps up utilisation as demand rises

Oct 26: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders:
8Supply of Coriolis Mass Flowmeters Details
8Health assessment and revisioning of spring supports at refinery Details
8Chemical cleaning of Gas Turbine Lube Oil Coolers and Generator air cooler at refinery Details
8Consultancy Services towards Implementation of Energy Management System Details
8Two Years AMC of Analyzers installed at SRU and HDTU of refinery Details
8Supply of BQ Plates to Jabalpur and Manglia LPG Plant Details
8Road and Drain Works at Sitarganj Details
8Bulk Auto LPG Transportation by Road in the State of Madhya Pradesh Details
8R&D for setting up of Engine Lab Details
8TAS and Telecom for VDPL Project Details
8Requirement of Civil Maintenance Works Details
You can also click on Tenders for more

For reference purposes the website carries here the following Newsclips:
8Trump's description of India as filthy sets off calls for cleaner air Details
8BPCL to launch 2 high-end lube variants next week Details
8India has kept climate pledge, says Pradhan Details
8IGL to facilitate conversion of diesel generators to natural gas gensets Details
8India's refinery processing limps to six-month peak Details
8Snubbing to 'kill the well' on Assam's Baghjan blowout site soon: OIL Details
8PM Modi to interact with CEOs of global oil and gas companies Details
8HPCL raises Rs 2,000 cr debt Details
8Shell hires Orsted's Brostrom to lead global renewables unit Details
8India's new Mundra LNG terminal ramps up utilisation as demand rises Details
8USD 75 million investment so far in four OALP bid rounds, according to DGH Details
8Vedanta’s debt maturities prompt credit rating warnings Details
8Kerala: OTP-based LPG delivery from November 1 Details
8Trump, Biden clash over climate, oil industry in final debate Details
8No change in petrol and diesel prices Details
8Bangladesh scraps another LNG import tender over high prices Details
8Russian oil tanker suffers explosion, 3 crew members missing Details
8Biden's warning on oil tests voter resolve on climate change Details
8Libya NOC resumes oil exports from key terminals in the east Details
8OPINION: Technology advancements make sustainable fuels a reality Details
You can also click on Newsclips for more   Details

Delivery of 47 onland rigs to ONGC: All eyes on Megha

Oct 23: All eyes on Megha Engineering and Infrastructure Ltd (MEIL) over its delivery of 47 onland rigs (27 drilling & 20 workover).
8Orders were placed in June and August 2019 respectively for the two sets of rigs.
8COVID has come in the way but the delivery of first lot of rigs will be around the corner.
8Get a status report on progress made, and will delivery schedules be adhered to?
Click on Details for more.
Details

Rs 12,000 crore Gorakhpur and Barauni ammonia-urea units: Technip-L&T seeks a long grace period

Oct 23: The Gorakhpur and Barauni ammonia-urea units, together the two units will consume almost 5 mmscmd of gas, were meant to have been originally commissioned in August/September, 2020.
8Price tag for both units together is Rs 12,000 crore
8But the L&T-TechnipFMC team has sought an unusually lengthy force majeure lifeline
8Find out what happens to the commissioning timelines then? Details

Rs 120 crore demand by a Cairn sub-vendor: Out of court settlement done

Oct 23: 8In the aftermath of the cancellation of integrated service contracts of all three service providers, Baker Hughes, Halliburton and Schlumberger, by Cairn India in its Rajasthan block, one sub-vendor had ended up making a Rs 120 crore claim on one of the service providers.
8Find out what is the status on that Details

Gas pipeline: Consultancy RFQs ahead

Oct 23: It is a Rs 1800 crore
8It is a gas pipeline
8Consultancy RFQs are coming up ahead
Click here for more details Details

LNG line up for India

Oct 23: Up to 3 LNG vessels are now linked up at Dabhol
8And one each at Mundra, Cochin and Ennore
Click on Reports for more Details

RIl, Nayara accumulate crude vessels at their refineries

Oct 23: RIL and Nayara have accumulated a formidable armada of crude vessels for landing at their ports.
8However vessels continue to wait at Paradip
Click on Reports for more Details

Gas business: First mover always comes out winner

Oct 23: In the gas business India, the first mover has the biggest advantage.
8Here is a first mover keen on selling his stakes
Click on Details for more Details

Geographical boundaries for CGD units: Regulator won't allow border transgressions

Oct 23: The gas regulator is very strict when it comes to enforcing geographical area discipline among CGD entities.
8It will brook no violation on this country
Click on Reports for more Details

Levelized energy cost from different sources: Know what the future has in store

Oct 23: A very fine analysis has become available on levelized cost of power from different sources.
8Renewal energy is already on a very strong wicket.
8And all kinds of permutations are possible with various combinations of energy under different assumptions.
8This analysis is extremely useful for those who are looking at sourcing power going ahead.
Click on Reports for more Details
  • Oct 23: Rs 120 crore demand by a Cairn sub-vendor: Out of court settlement done :Details
  • Oct 23: Delivery of 47 onland rigs to ONGC: All eyes on Megha :Details
  • Oct 22: Board level oil & gas PSU vacancies: What is the status?:Details
  • Oct 22: Barmer refinery retender: News is not all that good as of now:Details
  • Oct 22: Software update: Fertilizer projects:Details
  • Oct 22: POL consumption has improved: But will it be sustained?:Details