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Open acreage licensing policy
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • January 25 2018

On 19 January 2018, the Notice Inviting Offer (NIO) for exploration and development of 55 oil & gas blocks in India under the Hydrocarbon Exploration


Supreme Court holds levy of contribution to district mineral foundation trust cannot be collected retrospectively under the MMDR act
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • October 18 2017

A Supreme Court (Court) bench consisting of the Hon'ble Justices Madan B Lokur, Deepak Gupta and Sanjay Kishan Kaul ruled on 13 October 2017 that


CERC clarifies use of connectivity granted to parent company by subsidiary
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • October 6 2017

On 29 September 2017, the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) in Power Grid Corporation of India Limited v. Green Infra Renewable Energy


Supreme Court upholds the levy of transit fee on forest produce under Indian forest act, 1927- minerals also
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • October 3 2017

On 15 September 2017, the Hon'ble Supreme Court of India (Supreme Court) delivered a judgment in the matter of State of Uttarakhand v Kumaon Stone


Green bond guidelines notified - key to facilitate investments in renewables & clean energy
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • June 6 2017

Recent measures have been approved by SEBI to deepen the Indian bond market, where green bonds were identified as key in helping India meet its


No Compensatory Tariff for GENCOS after Conclusion of PPA under Section 63, EA
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • April 18 2017

The Hon’ble Supreme Court by way of its judgment dated 11 April 2017 has set aside the common judgment dated 7 April 2016, rendered by Appellate


Rules of the game cannot be changed midway - High Court holds that tender conditions cannot be changed once the bidding process is over
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • March 17 2017

Ministry of Power (MOP) by its decision dated 15 April 2015 (Impugned Decision) proposed to introduce capping of the fixed charges component of rate


Fair and reasonable’ compensation under the coal mines (special provisions) act, 2015
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • March 15 2017

The Hon'ble Delhi High Court (Court) on 9 March 2017 pronounced its much-awaited judgment in connected writ petitions challenging, inter alia, the


Extension of Mining Lease by Operation of Law- Who is Entitled? The Supreme Court of India restores faith of the Mining Industry
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • May 26 2016

The Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, in Common Cause vs .Union of India, vide its order dated 16 May 2014, inter-alia restrained 102 mining


Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2016
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • May 13 2016

The Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2016 (2016 Amendment) received Presidential assent on 6 May 2016. The 2016