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Fuel demand dips 11.7% in July

August 12, 2020 4:45 pm

Fuel demand fell to 15.67 million tonnes in July, 11.7 per cent lower compared with 17.75 million tonnes consumption in the same month a year ago, and 3.5 per cent lower than the June sale of 16.24 million tonnes.

Minimum Rs 500 crore net worth must for licence to sell petrol, diesel to retail, bulk users

August 04, 2020 5:02 pm

Clarifying on the November 2019 liberalised fuel licensing regime, the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas said any entity with a net worth of Rs 250 crore can get a licence to retail petrol and diesel to either bulk or retail consumers.

Petrol prices crashed by a fifth in some APAC countries but India recorded 1% rise, claims survey

July 28, 2020 6:02 pm

Petrol Price Today: Separately, the survey also claimed that average Indian can buy 434 litres of petrol with their pay. This is based on the average salary of Rs 32,603

ATF price hiked by 1.5%; petrol, diesel rates unchanged

July 16, 2020 5:59 pm

Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) price was hiked by Rs 635.47 per kilolitre (kl), or 1.5 per cent, to Rs 42,628.28 per kl in the national capital, according to a price notification by state-owned oil marketing companies.

India's fuel demand continues to recover in June, up 11% over May

July 10, 2020 5:25 pm

Petroleum product consumption rose 11 per cent to 16.28 million tonnes in June over demand witnessed in the previous month, according to data from the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

Drop in petrol-diesel price gap to fuel customers' shift towards petrol and CNG cars: ICRA

July 08, 2020 5:35 pm

According to an analysis by ICRA, diesel PV's share is expected to decline to 15-18 per cent in 2021-22 from 29 per cent in 2019-20, the rating agency said in a statement.

Diesel price scales new high in Delhi after 25 paise increase

July 07, 2020 3:14 pm

Diesel price on Tuesday was increased by 25 paise per litre, according to a price notification of state-owned oil marketing companies. This took the retail selling price of diesel to Rs 80.78 per litre in the national capital - the highest ever.

ATF price hiked by 7.5%; petrol, diesel rates unchanged for second straight day

July 01, 2020 11:02 am

Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) price was hiked by Rs 2,922.94 per kilolitre (kl), or 7.48 per cent, to Rs 41,992.81 per kl in the national capital, according to a price notification by state-owned oil marketing companies.

Diesel price at new high as fuel prices hiked for 22nd time in just over three weeks

June 29, 2020 11:09 am

Petrol price was increased by 5 paise per litre and diesel 13 paise a litre across the country, according to a price notification of state oil marketing companies.

Petrol price crosses Rs 80-mark in Delhi for first time since 2018, diesel at new high

June 26, 2020 10:51 am

Petrol price in Delhi was hiked to Rs 80.13 per litre from Rs 79.92 while diesel rates were increased to Rs 80.19 a litre from Rs 80.02.


Fuel prices at an all-time high: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:17 pm

How the government is explaining the rise in petrol and diesel prices. Take a look in today’s News in Numbers.

Petrol pumps remain shut in Kerala

March 01, 2016 9:05 am

Kochi, Mar 01 (ANI): Kerala petrol pump owners have gone on an indefinite strike all over the state, demanding renewal of their licenses. The strike, called by the All Kerala Federation of Petroleum Traders has come up following oil companies’ stance of not renewing the licenses of petrol pumps.

Delhi HC reserves order on Odd-Even for Monday

January 08, 2016 10:45 am

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): Delhi High Court (HC) on Friday reserved their order on the extension of the Odd-even formula for a week after lawyer R. K. Kapoor presented the loopholes of the formula and said it has failed to control the city's pollution. He further emphasised that the formula has only been limited to petrol cars which do not contribute to pollution as much as the exempted diesel cars and trucks, which generate maximum pollution.