Pradhan in a sequence of tweets acknowledged,”Out of the full Rs 1.30 lakh crore funding envisaged in NER under the Hydrocarbon Vision 2030, tasks worth Rs 1 lakh crore have already been authorized & are under varied stages of implementation. We are decided to fulfil PM @narendramodi ji’s imaginative and prescient of a developed east”.
In one other tweeted, “Also, suggested our oil companies to ensure 100% penetration of LPG in NER, expand footprints of CBG and alternative energy in a big way and make coordinated efforts to come up with a collaborative model in the area of petrochemicals to create more value and opportunities”.
He added in a tweet, “I encouraged the officials to make collaborative efforts in charting out a detailed roadmap for the entire hydrocarbon value chain covering the upstream, downstream and midstream segments to help achieve the objectives of Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for the north-east”.
The minister tweeted, “We also strategized on ways to make a quantum jump in domestic oil & gas production, reducing import bills, infrastructure investment and in tapping new technologies in E&P to catalyse growth in the north-east region for creating a sustainable and secure energy future”.
He mentioned, “I evaluated the progress of our oil and gas companies in leveraging the hydrocarbon sector for the development of the north-east region and making hydrocarbons a tool to enable accelerated socio-economic development and facilitating ease-of-living”.