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India's fuel demand rose 0.8% YoY in August

Sales of gasoline, or petrol, were 7.8 percent higher from a year earlier at 2.36 million tonnes.

Sep 14, 2018, 15:44 PM IST

Oil tanker with 22 Indians missing off Africa's west coast; 'all efforts on', says MEA, sets up helpline

The Marine Express tanker, managed by Hong Kong-based Anglo-Eastern, was last seen in Benin`s waters at 3:30 am GMT on Friday.

Feb 04, 2018, 23:22 PM IST

India's fuel demand fell 0.6% year-on-year in March

India`s fuel demand fell 0.6 percent in March compared with the same month last year.

Apr 10, 2017, 11:08 AM IST

10 Mexican states hit by gasoline shortages

At least 10 Mexican states over the past few days have suffered serious gasoline shortages, which the state oil company Pemex attributes to the clandestine theft of fuel from the pipelines.

Dec 25, 2016, 07:03 AM IST

IOC, BP, HP to spend $20 billion on refinery expansions

India has traditionally been a net exporter of fuel oil, the residue oil left after initial crude refining that is typically used in shipping and power generation.

Oct 28, 2016, 13:25 PM IST

India's fuel consumption to grow 5-6% this fiscal: Fitch

After growing at a robust 7.8 percent in first quarter, India's fuel consumption growth is likely to moderate at around 5-6 per cent in the current fiscal, Fitch Ratings said on Monday.

Sep 12, 2016, 19:17 PM IST

Oil falls amid supply glut, lower prospects of output freeze

Amid the recent fluctuation in global crude oil rates, prices fell on Friday, in a situation of supply glut following indications from Saudi Arabia that no output freeze was in the offing.

Aug 26, 2016, 18:30 PM IST

Petrol, diesel price cut: Know the new rates in major Indian cities!

Petrol price was on Thursday cut by 89 paise a litre and diesel by 49 paise a litre, the first decrease in rates in two months.

Jun 30, 2016, 22:38 PM IST

Petrol price cut by 89 paise a litre, diesel cheaper by 49 paise

Petrol prices have been cut by 89 paise per litre, while diesel prices slashed by 49 paise per litre 

Jun 30, 2016, 22:03 PM IST

Latest prices of diesel in major Indian cities

Latest prices of diesel in major Indian cities

May 16, 2016, 23:47 PM IST

Demand of Gasoline Increased in USA

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Apr 26, 2016, 15:38 PM IST

Nepal urges China to open more passes, entry points

After fuel supplies to Nepal from India dwindled heavily for last one month, Kathmandu initiated process to import fuel from China.

Nov 04, 2015, 20:01 PM IST

DNA: Nepal turns to China for fuel after India restricts supply

Fuel-starved Nepal has signed an agreement with China to provide gasoline, diesel and cooking gas after India restricted its supplies as a result of ongoing political protests in the Himalayan nati

Nov 02, 2015, 23:44 PM IST

4 killed while trying to recover gasoline after Mexico crash

An attempt to take gasoline from a crashed tanker truck led to four deaths and 26 injuries when the vehicle exploded, Mexican officials have said.

Mar 29, 2015, 02:40 AM IST

Coal-powered electric cars worse for public health than gasoline counterparts

A new study has found that driving vehicles that use electricity made from clean, renewable energy instead of gasoline can actually push down death rates due to air pollution by as much as 70 percent.

Dec 16, 2014, 14:16 PM IST

Now, biofuel from oranges

 Scientists from Japan's Mie University have developed biofuel from inedible oranges and have received promising results due to its efficiency and less corrosive nature, media reported.

Nov 19, 2014, 11:58 AM IST

US oil prices jump on stockpiles data

US oil prices jumped Thursday on fresh US stockpiles data while in London crude prices were only slightly higher.

May 30, 2014, 04:29 AM IST

Marathon Petroleum to buy Hess unit for $2.6 bn

Marathon Petroleum will acquire Hess`s gasoline and convenience store business for USD 2.6 billion in a deal creating one of the biggest US players in the sector, the companies said Thursday.

May 22, 2014, 22:45 PM IST

Study lists dangerous chemicals linked to breast cancer

Certain chemicals that are common in everyday life have been shown to cause breast cancer in lab rats and are likely to do the same in women, US researchers said today.

May 12, 2014, 15:32 PM IST

Biofuels from corn less beneficial than reported: Study

Biofuels from corn residue may be less beneficial than previously thought as a study has found using corn crop residue to make ethanol and other biofuels reduces soil carbon and can generate more greenhouse gases than gasoline.

Apr 21, 2014, 18:26 PM IST