Status of Coal Despatch by Coal India Limited (CIL) to Power Sector as on 23rd September 2017
On 23rd September 2017, the total daily coal despatch of Coal India Limited was 1.52 MT
Out of the total daily coal despatch, despatch to power sector was about 1.22 MT & rest 0.30MT was despatched to non regulated sector.
On 23rd September 2017, a total of 222 railway rakes of coal were despatched to different consumers out of which 201 railway rakes were despatched to power sector alone.
The despatch to power sector through rail is around 24.1% more as compared to 23rd September 2016.
The pit head stock at CIL coal mines was 31.91 MT as on 23rd September 2017.
On 23rd September 2017, the number of power plants in critical and super critical category was 6 & 9 respectively. Read more
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