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The booklet also highlights LUKOIL’s achievements and objectives associated with lower emissions of greenhouse gases, better energy efficiency, reduced process losses, new technologies for production of lubricants and fuels, broader use of renewable energy and care for biodiversity.   The online version of the booklet is available on LUKOIL’s website in Russian and English. Printed copies will be distributed at oil and gas forums and exhibitions throughout 2017.   As President of LUKOIL Vagit Alekperov says in his address ... Read More »

Gazprom to take part in building Northern Latitudinal Railway


The project envisages the establishment of direct communications between the Severnaya and Sverdlovskaya railroads along the Obskaya – Salekhard – Nadym – Pangody – Novy Urengoy – Korotchaevo route in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Area. The NLR will be 707 kilometers long and will have the annual tonnage capacity of about 24 million tons of cargo. Enlarged photo (JPG, 2 MB) The project has significant public importance, as it will give an impetus to economic and social development in the Russian Arctic. The Yamal-Nenets Autonomous A... Read More »

Tata Power’s Industrial Energy undertakes solar micro grid project in Baliapal village, Kalinganagar


The village was facing frequent power cuts that hampered studies of students. It also affected ladies who were unable to do day-to-day house work due to power cuts mainly in evening hours. A micro grid is particularly a portion of the power distribution system that comprises of distributed generation, energy storage and loads. Micro grids are robust in controlling the local voltage and frequency, and protecting the network and equipment connected to the micro grid. This is first of its kind project in Odisha where the community has contributed ... Read More »

Tata Power Delhi Distribution recognised for outstanding contribution towards transformation of the Indian power sector


Praveer Sinha, CEO and MD, Tata Power-DDL, received the award from the minister at the 4th Annual Economic Times Power Focus Summit held today at the Hotel Grand, New Delhi, in the presence of Babul Supriyo, MoS, Heavy industries and Public Enterprise, GoI, and several power sector experts. While receiving the award, Mr Sinha said, “It’s a great honour and privilege to receive this prestigious recognition. The award bears testimony to our efforts towards adopting and implementing the latest energy efficient distribution technologies for cons... Read More »

Credit Agricole CIB to provide EUR 700 million loan to Gazprom


The agreement was signed on behalf of Gazprom by Andrey Kruglov, Deputy Chairman of the Company's Management Committee, and on behalf of Credit Agricole CIB by Regis Monfront, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Credit Agricole CIB, and Erik Koebe, President of Credit Agricole CIB AO (Russia). Credit Agricole CIB will provide Gazprom with a five-year EUR 700 million loan. Background Credit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank is a corporate and investment subdivision of the Credit Agricole Group, Europe's second-largest banking network i... Read More »

Tata Power Skill Development Institute recognised for ‘capacity building and training services’


TPSDI was recognised for outstanding services to the nation by providing state-of-art specialised training with an innovative approach and creating a pool of committed and competent professionals equipped with appropriate technical skills to steer the Indian power sector. TPSDI equips people with relevant employable skills that enable them to seize the emerging opportunities and works towards bridging the skill gap in the power sector. The institute has set up five training hubs in four locations in the country leveraging the facilities of Tata... Read More »



The document provides, in particular, that LUKOIL will offer financial assistance in rebuilding the creative potential of the Alexandrov Song and Dance Ensemble of the Russian Army. The group's facilities and equipment will be upgraded, new sound amplifiers, musical instruments, playback equipment and specially designed hardware will be purchased, while the ensemble's concert venues will be renovated and artistically redesigned. LUKOIL's funding will go to support new talents of the iconic Alexandrov company and to assist the families of ... Read More »

Greenpeace captures first underwater images of Amazon Coral Reef


A team of experts, including several oceanographers who announced the discovery of the reef last year, have joined the Greenpeace ship Esperanza on an expedition to document this new biome, which runs from French Guyana to the Brazilian state of Maranhão, an area larger than the cities of São Paulo or London.[1] Oil companies Total and BP could start drilling in this area if they obtain authorization from the Brazilian government. The team were searching in a submarine launched from the Esperanza at 220 a metre depth, more than 100 kilometre... Read More »

Alexey Miller briefs Vladimir Putin on Gazprom’s performance in 2016


Alexey Miller briefed Vladimir Putin on the Company’s performance in 2016, focusing on gas production, domestic supplies and exports, and the implementation of the Russian Regions Gasification Program. The meeting also touched on gas deliveries to consumers in the current autumn/winter period and the development of the Yamal gas production center and the northern gas transmission corridor. Vladimir Putin and Alexey Miller. Photo by Enlarged photo (JPG, 204 KB) Gazprom website Editorial Board Shorthand record Vladimir Putin... Read More »

Tata Power empowers affirmative action community with caste certification documents


The caste certification documentation drive, for those belonging to the Affirmative Action communities, was attended by senior officials from Tata Power along with senior leaders from the region. Many of the employees from Tata Power also volunteered for the programme and helped in the smooth processing of the certificates under the TVW6 initiative. Speaking on the occasion, Mahesh Paranjpe, chief, hydro and renewable operations, Tata Power, said, “The caste certification drive among the underprivileged communities is another initiative by T... Read More »

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