India's biggest oil refinery to cost $30 billion: IOC

India's biggest oil refinery to cost $30 billion: IOC

India's biggest oil refinery that state-run IOC, BPCL, HPCL and EIL plan to set up on the west coast will cost USD 30 billion or Rs 2 lakh crore, a senior official said.

Jul 03, 2016, 21:36 PM IST

IOC to invest Rs 1,800 cr in upgrading Koyali refinery

Indian Oil will invest about Rs 1,800 crore to upgrade its Koyali refinery to produce fuel compliant with Euro-IV emission norms, a top official said Tuesday.

Nov 03, 2015, 23:10 PM IST

Houthi attack sets refinery ablaze in Yemeni city Aden

Houthi forces fired mortar rounds at an oil refinery in the southern Yemeni city of Aden on Monday, starting a huge fire, witnesses and local officials said.

Jul 14, 2015, 01:55 AM IST

India invites Canadian firms to invest in energy infra

India has invited Canadian firms to invest in energy infrastructure and offered to jointly underwrite large projects like LNG terminals as well as refinery and petrochemical plants.

Jul 08, 2015, 17:22 PM IST

India's infra sector performance improved in FY15

India's infrastructure performance in 2014-15 was better than the previous fiscal, as production of inputs including power, steel, coal and cement moved up.

Jun 19, 2015, 19:40 PM IST

Iraqi forces plead for help as Islamic State closes in on refinery

Iraqi forces besieged inside the country`s largest oil refinery are running low on food and pleading for reinforcements to save them from Islamic State militants who have advanced deep into the compound in the past week.

May 05, 2015, 00:00 AM IST

Ground forces enter Iraq's biggest refinery: Iraqi official

Iraqi ground forces secured the perimeter around the country's biggest oil refinery on Saturday and entered the vast complex amid heavy clashes with Islamic State militants, said a senior Iraqi military official.

Apr 18, 2015, 19:16 PM IST

Former CEO of Brazil's Petrobras says no way to discover wrongdoing

The former head of Petrobras said on Thursday there was no way the state-run oil company could have discovered the massive corruption scheme that is adding to Brazil`s economic and political troubles.

Mar 13, 2015, 05:32 AM IST

Shell sells Australia service stations, refinery for $2.6 bn

Global energy giant Shell announced Friday it is selling 870 service stations and its last remaining Australian refinery to Swiss-based oil giant Vitol for USD 2.6 billion.

Feb 21, 2014, 09:53 AM IST

Fire at Gujarat Refinery plant, one hurt

Fire erupted at a plant of the Gujarat refinery on the outskirts of the city in which one person was injured, official sources said.

Jul 17, 2013, 15:08 PM IST

Mathura refinery under fire for polluting lake

The Mathura oil refinery has been cautioned against polluting Keitham Lake, which supports a bird sanctuary, on the Delhi-Agra national highway.

Sep 28, 2012, 12:30 PM IST

RIL keen on Cairn crude for Jamnagar SEZ refinery

Official sources said the company's request would be considered by the Board of Approval, headed by Commerce Secretary Rahul Khullar.

Mar 06, 2012, 17:56 PM IST

Iran oil blast kills 1, fire hits refinery

Last year a scheme to develop Shazand was launched with an investment of USD 3.3 billion to boost its initial refining capacity.

Oct 28, 2011, 16:51 PM IST

BPCL to begin fuel supply from Bina refinery in Sep

Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) will begin fuel supplies from its Rs 11,397-crore Bina refinery in Madhya Pradesh from September, about six months later than envisaged as BHEL delayed key equipment supply.

Jan 14, 2010, 16:58 PM IST

ONGC in talks for setting up refinery in Nigeria

ONGC Videsh, the overseas
investment arm of state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corporation,
is in talks to set up a refinery in Nigeria even as Indian
companies look at sourcing LNG from African nations.

Dec 07, 2009, 13:52 PM IST

PM asks OilMin, ONGC to re-examine Barmer refinery proposal

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has
asked Petroleum Ministry and ONGC to re-examine possibility of
setting up a refinery at Barmer district in Rajasthan to
process the crude discovered by Cairn India in the state.

Aug 29, 2009, 16:05 PM IST