Indian energy giant Adani has urged the Australian government to give its controversial coal mine project “a fair go” and indicated that the opposition party would not derail the proposed billion dollar project if it comes to power.
State-owned PDIL has been issued a letter of acceptance for providing pre-award consultancy services to set up a coal-to-methanol project at Coal India arm SECL’s Dankuni Coal Complex, CIL said Tuesday.
On the main shopping street in the tropical north Australian city of Townsville, dotted with “For Lease” signs, Chrissa Alexion is adamant a planned $4 billion coal mine should be shelved because of its contribution to climate change.
Coal India Ltd has put in place over 5,000 security cameras across 300 mines of its subsidiaries to thwart pilferage attempts and ensure quick response to disasters, a senior company official said.
India can save costly coking coal imports of 8.25 million tonne (MT) by implementing an integrated resource efficiency approach that optimises material consumption at every step of the value chain of resources, according to The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI).
S K Sadangi, has taken over as chief vigilance officer of Coal India on Wednesday. A 1988 batch Indian Railway Stores Service (IRSS) officer, Sadangi holds a BTech degree from IIT and has completed his masters’ in public policy from National University of Singapore and Kennedy School of Government, Harvard, USA.
g a seven per cent growth in production and 4.8 per cent rise in offtake, Coal India Ltd (CIL) has fallen short of its target of 610 million tonne (mt) for FY19 marginally — by three million tonnes and two million tonnes, respectively.
Some policies formulated with the intent of improving coal availability in the country, have been counter productive, a report by the International Institute for Sustainable Development said.
Virtually every village in the country today is electrified but the irony of the situation is there isn’t enough affordable power to go round. The amount of power consumed in 2018-19 is estimated at just roughly 4% more than that in 2017-18.
India’s Adani Enterprises has stepped closer to construction of a thermal coal mine in the Australian state of Queensland after Australia’s environment minister said on Tuesday it had approved a groundwater management plan.