India seeks petroleum assessment, more E&P

04/15/2013
India is considering ways to boost assessment of its oil and gas potential and is working to lower bureaucratic impediments to exploration and production. M. Veerappa Moily, the minister of petroleum and natural gas, described the efforts in a speech at a conference of newspaper editors at which he disclosed a goal of Indian energy independence by 2030. The goal is ambitious. In the fiscal year 2011-12, when oil consumption increased 5% to 148 million tonnes, India imported 172 million tonnes of crude oil and produced 38 million tonnes, according to the petroleum ministry's Economic Division. The country exported 60.84 million tonnes of petroleum products and imported 15 million tonnes. M...
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