Govt asks companies to expedite efforts to establish shale oil and gas potential

PM Modi wants India to be a gas- based economy and raise the share of gas in India’s energy mix to 15% by 2030.

Promit Mukherjee & Nidhi Verma REUTERS

India is looking to expedite discovery efforts to establish the country’s shale oil and gas potential and has asked companies to submit a plan, two industry officials said on Sunday. In late 2013, the government gave rights to Oil and Natural Gas...

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