Steel sector: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

TERI: India’s Steel Demand to increase carbon emissions by 600 MT

Published: January 31, 2020

On January 31, 2020, at the World Sustainable Development Summit released its report on India’s Steel Demand. According to the report, if the steel demand of the country continues to grow, the carbon-dioxide emissions from the steel sector will reach 600 million tonnes by 2050. Highlights The TERI released its report titled, “Towards a Low ..

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CII organizes “Steeling India-2019”

Published: December 16, 2019

On December 16, 2019, the Confederation of Indian Industry organized “Steeling India 2019” conference, a drive to increase metal intensity in key sectors. Union Minister for Steel, Petroleum and Natural Gas Shri Dharmendra Pradhan participated in the conference. Highlights The session focused on key industries namely automobile, infrastructure, railway, water, irrigation and housing. It discussed ..

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India attends the ADIPEC-Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference

Published: November 11, 2019

Minister of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan will represent India at the ADIPEC-Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference between November 10-12, 2019. Highlights During the visit, minister will inaugurate the “India Pavilions” along with members and leader from CII, FIPI and DGH-Directorate General of Hydrocarbons. Indian Pavillion is a platform to ..

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Sajjan Jindal elected as Treasurer of World Steel Association

Published: October 19, 2018

JSW Steel CMD Sajjan Jindal was elected as treasurer of World Steel Association (WSA). He was appointed for one-year period (2018/2019) by Board of Directors of WSA at Worldsteel General Assembly held in Toyko, Japan. The board also has appointed Tata Steel MD T V Narendran and ArcelorMittal Chief L N Mittal as its members. ..

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Anil Kumar Chaudhary appointed as new Chairman of Steel Authority of India Ltd

Published: September 22, 2018

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appointed Anil Kumar Chaudhary as new Chairman of Steel Authority of India Ltd. He will in office till his superannuation in December, 2020. He will succeed P K Singh, who had retired from the post in June 2018. Prior to this ..

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