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fuel consumption

Fuel demand in July falls due to high prices, fresh lockdowns

Petrol sales by state companies fell by 1% to 2.03 million tonnes in July from June, and by about 11.5% from a year earlier

04 Aug 2020 9:13 AM

Oil ticks up, but gains capped by demand destruction

Prices have been marking time since hitting a four-month high earlier in the week on hopeful news about a coronavirus vaccine

23 Jul 2020 9:08 AM

Petrol and diesel sales shrink in April; demand expected to pick up this month

The demand is expected to further pick up as more areas were opened up on Monday

04 May 2020 4:11 PM

Petrol, diesel sales drop over 60% in April due to lockdown

Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) consumption collapsed by 94 per cent as most airlines have stopped flying

17 Apr 2020 4:54 PM

India's fuel demand jumps 7.3 per cent in July

Rates have since gone up marginally. Petrol costs Rs 77.23 a litre and diesel Rs 68.77.

13 Aug 2018 4:54 PM


India's fuel demand jumps 8.6 per cent in June

Fuel consumption in June totalled 17.99 million tonne as compared to 16.56 MT in the same month last year.

12 Jul 2018 7:00 PM

India's fuel demand up 4.4 per cent in April

The rise was led by a 9.2 per cent surge in petrol sales at 2.28 million tonnes.

14 May 2018 3:54 PM

Revival of gas power plants to boost consumption: Pradhan

Pradhan adds globally gas constitutes 24 per of energy basket while in Gujarat it is 26 per cent.

10 Oct 2017 12:42 PM

Petrol pumps demand Sunday off; reduced work hours

Move comes amid demands by petrol pump dealers for a hike in commission on fuel sale.

11 Apr 2017 11:18 AM