The Confederation of Indian Industry, supported by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, and the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India, will host the 9th edition of its flagship event, the CII Bio-Energy Summit 2019 on 23 September 2019 at Sovereign Hall, Le Méridien, New Delhi.

The stakes involved in the shale versus crude oil battle are far greater in 2018, and so are the risks. The world is more fractured geo-politically, while dependencies of importing nations have increased due to galloping demand. The first signs of the sobering effect have shown up on crude price indices, and the punters are reassessing their positions.