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Tuesday June 22nd, 2021
Energy

Sri Lanka trying to re-finance billion dollar CPC 'Nick Leeson' loan from state banks: rep...

Bank loans and suppliers credits were a total of 3,355 million US dollars or 635 billion rupees

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Sri Lanka cabinet clears Windforce plant in high-wind Mannar

A CEB-owned plant in Mannar had seen unexpectedly high plant factors soon after commssioning

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Sri Lanka's CPC to build terminal to import fuel via China-backed Hambantota Port

Pipeline to take fuel to terminal 15 km away

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Sri Lanka to hike fuel prices, jettisoning price control strategy

Date to be notified later

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Sri Lanka petrol, diesel deals won by PetroChina International

Singapore based PetroChina International has won contracts to supply diesel and petrol to Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka’s WindForce plans to raise LKR3.2bn IPO for renewable energy investment here and abroad

WindForce Limited, a diversified renewable energy producer in Sri Lanka is seeking to raise a 3.2-billion-rupee initial...

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Power Crisis: Sri Lanka aiming to go for only renewable energy sources within ten years

Sri Lanka is working on a plan to power the country using entirely renewable energy sources within the next decade, Powe...

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Sri Lanka LPG sellers seek tariff hike as butane, propane prices climb

Sri Lanka's liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) distributors have sought have an increase in the controlled price but no cabin...

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Sri Lanka yet to finalise decision about Chinese power plants close to the Indian coast

Sri Lanka has not yet arrived at a final decision to grant the hybrid power projects in the Northern Island to the Chine...

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Sri Lanka to jointly develop Trinco upper oil tanks with Lanka IOC

Sri Lanka will jointly develop a tank farm in Trincomallee with Lanka IOC, a publicly traded unit of Indian Oil Corporat...

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Sri Lanka commissions 10MW Aitken Spence waste-to-energy plant

Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has commissioned a 10 MegaWatt waste-to-energy plant that will incinerate 6...

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Sri Lanka petroleum utility allowed to buy foreign exchange from market

Sri Lanka's state-run Ceylon Petroleum Corporation would be allowed to buy foreign exchange directly from the entire fo...

Imesh Ranasinghe

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Sri Lanka confirms India has objected to power projects given to China on Northern islands

Co-Cabinet Spokesman Keheliya Rambukwella confirmed that the Sri Lankan government has received complaints from the Indi...

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South Asia forging ahead towards renewable energy

Land-locked Nepal and the island nation of Sri Lanka are both rich in renewable resources that could be utilised for pow...

Kshama Ranawana

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Sri Lanka's CPC to purchase bunker fuel for all players: Minister

Sri Lanka's state-run Ceylon Petroleum Corporation has been cleared by the cabinet of ministers to re-enter the bunkerin...

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Sri Lanka eyes power storage plant for renewables

Sri Lanka's state-run Ceylon Electricity Board has been given the go ahead to identify and conduct a feasibility study o...

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Sri Lanka IOC unit profits up 40-percent to in Dec quarter

Profits at Lanka IOC, a publicly traded unit of Indian Oil Corporation rose 40.2 percent to 686.9 million rupees in the ...

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Sri Lanka to call investors for 100MW solar IPP

Sri Lanka will call international bids from private investors for a 100 MegaWatt solar farm to be built in Siyambalanduw...

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Sri Lanka awards 10MW wind power deal to Capital City Holdings

Sri Lanka's state-run Ceylon Electricity Board will award contract to buy power from a 10 MegaWatt wind power plant to C...

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Sri Lanka commissions 103.5MW wind farm with bird radar

Sri Lanka has commissioned a 103.5 MegaWatt wind power plant in the North Eastern region of Mannar, which could produce ...

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Sri Lanka power regulator to be shut

The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka, which regulates the power sector has been ordered closed after a budget p...

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Sri Lanka to change power regulator, Ceylon Electricity Board laws

The governing law of the Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL) country's power regulator and state-run Ceylon...

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Sri Lanka's Ceylon Electricity Board losses down to Rs31.7bn to Aug 2020

Sri Lanka's state-run Ceylon Electricity Board has lost 31.7 billion rupees up to August 2020, sharply down from 85.4 bi...

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Sri Lanka's CEB 'AA+(lka)' rating confirmed with negative outlook

Fitch Ratings has confirmed an 'AA+' state-run Ceylon Electricity Board with a negative outlook which is the same as th...

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Sri Lanka Navy to buy emergency response vessel from Colombo Dockyard

Sri Lanka Navy has been cleared to purchase a Maintenance and Emergency Response Vessel (MERV) from Colombo Dockyard Plc...

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