Top StoriesPM Modi launches Rs 1,000 crore seed fund for start-upsIndia's fuel demand falters in the first fortnight of January 2021Battery tech startup Lohum raises $7 million, looks to raise $21 million moreExamining revision of 10 kW net metering cap: Power ministryExcise duty collection surges 48 per cent in FY21 on high fuel leviesONGC's plan to merge MRPL with HPCL may have to wait till FY24Cochin International Airport commissions large floating solar power plantRajasthan govt writes to Tesla, offers land in Bhiwadi for a manufacturing unitOPINION: A framework for a comprehensive energy storage policy in India

Oil & GasArun Kumar Singh takes over as Chairman of IGLAmit Shah launches farmer-friendly projects in Karnataka, emphasises on use of ethanolEESL to implement 'Energy Efficient PNG Cook Stove' programme across IndiaOil drops 1 per cent as rising coronavirus cases end supply-led rallyFarmers' stir: Fuel pump stations suffer losses at Singhu borderDelhi govt aims to reduce 5 million tonne carbon emissionsWashington's return to the Paris climate accord is a significant step. Build on it Hindustan Times•ATF price up 3%; petrol, diesel unchanged after hitting new highsPetrol, LPG sales in state jump to pre-Covid levels, diesel sees slight gapConserve petroleum products for sustainable development: Rajasthan Governor

RenewableAbu Dhabi plans three-pronged Abu Dhabi Hydrogen Alliance to export hydrogen for fuelNew-age insurance, green energy stocks in queue for Nifty50 entryMajor firms urge Japan to bolster 2030 renewable energy goalTo popularise solar energy, Bengal allows net metering for individual householdsGoa considering setting up renewable energy projects to meet power needs

PowerAdani refutes Swamy's tweet allegations, claims impeccable credit recordEV startup Simple Energy plans to invest Rs 45 cr for setting up production facilityMaharashtra energy department to spend Rs 2,500 crore a year on MSEDCLIntelliSmart inks pact with Infosys to develop digital platform for discomsGE T&D to sell global engineering operation division to GE India Industrial for Rs 87 crore

CoalChina's 2020 coal output hits record high despite climate change pledgeIIT-BHU signs pact with Northern Coalfields for coal researchGreenhouse gas, air pollution cause distinct regional impacts on extreme fire weather: Study

InternationalWhy President-elect Biden's energy plans could derail the American Dream Fox Business•Syria says will import more fuel to cover shortfalls hit by sanctionsMalaysia takes WTO legal action against EU over palm biofuel curbs