2 record(s) found in 'December 2008'
- Ms Ruchika Chawla
- The Economic Times (Bangalore edition), 10 December 2008
International energy prices have been on a roller-coaster ride the past few months. The price of Indiaâ€™s crude oil basket has fallen by 62% over the past four months, since it touched an all-time high.While the fall in prices has prompted the government to decrease retail prices of petrol and diesel, the average crude oil price for the...
- Dr Leena Srivastava
- Financial Chronicle, 2 December 2008
The stories don't go away - corruption is rampant in every sub-sector of the energy economy. Coal blocks are being rapidly allocated - as opposed to being competitively bid - to reap the maximum advantage from the informal margin that has been established on it. Environmental clearances for projects are being 'sold' with complete disregard to the...