Indian Oil Current Affairs, GK & News
Recently, the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Indian Oil Corporation to relocate cheetahs from Africa to India, under Project Cheetah. as a part of the MoU, the IOC will grant Rs 50.22 crore over four years period, for the project. Currently, the total cost of relocation project is ..
Category: Environment Current Affairs
The Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) and the Greenstat Norway signed an agreement to set up the Centre of Excellence on Hydrogen. This agreement was signed some days after India unveiled its national hydrogen mission. Highlights The National Hydrogen Mission was unveiled by the Indian government to accelerate their plans to generate the carbon-free fuel from ..
The IISc and the Indian Oil Corporation Research and Development Centre signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop biomass gasification-based Hydrogen Generation Technology to produce Fuel Cell Grade Hydrogen at an affordable price. Highlights The technology being envisaged under the programme will provide clean energy option to address the challenge of biomass waste. The technology ..
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on 30th June 2020 for setting up of a Waste to Energy Plant. The Waste to Energy Plant will be set up at Delhi’s Okhla. The MoU was signed between South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) and two Maharatna Public Sector Undertaking’s (PSUs) Indian Oil and NTPC Limited. In ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
On January 23, 2020, Ghana announced that the country will replicate the Ujjwala model of LPG connection under the guidance of India (represented by Indian Oil Corporation). Highlights LPG coverage in Ghana is 23%. Citizens of Ghana spend hours together at petrol stations to refill their cylinders. Ghana is to fix the issues around LPG ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Tata Motors in association with Indian Oil has launched an initiative called ‘Saarthi Aaram Kendra’ for commercial vehicle drivers along highways. About the Initiative The initiative aims to: Provide pit stops for drivers to take rest, thereby supporting their physical and mental well-being. These centres offer basic facilities on the go to the commercial vehicle ..