In order to boost its capacity by 50 per cent in the coming three years, GAIL India plans on adding 5,500 km gas pipeline.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) holds the potential to improve IndiaÂ´s energy efficiency by enabling more efficient long-haul transportation across India. He was speaking after inaugurating the Petrotech 2016 conference on December 5, 2016, in New Delhi where he added, Â´At the moment, the piped natural gas network in India is 15,000 km in length.
WÃ¤rtsilÃ¤ has signed a turnkey contract to supply a liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving terminal to be built in Raahe, Finland. An EPCI (engineering, procurement, construction and installation) contract has been signed with energy company, Raahen Voima.
Minister for Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari, has announced big investments in IndiaÂ´s ports and roads sector. These investments are the first step in economic growth, as well-laid infrastructure is a crucial need for improving the efficiency of cargo flow.