Citing acute shortage of coal in thermal power plants in Karnataka, chief minister H D Kumaraswamy has urged Union Coal Minister Piyush Goyal to ensure adequate supply to the state.
The start of a biomass plant, which will convert paddy and wheat residue into bio-coal, has fallen four months behind schedule due to a delay in the shipment of a vital machinery from Europe.
Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy raised concerns of a power crisis in the state and appealed to Union Minister of Railways, Coal and Corporate Affairs, Piyush Goyal, to ensure a steady supply of coal to the state.
New Delhi, Oct 16 () Congress leader and industrialist Naveen Jindal, an accused in a coal scam case, has been allowed by a special court to travel abroad for business purposes. Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar
Union minister Piyush Goyal has said the central and state government agencies must work in tandem to improve coal output and supply. Goyal, who holds railways and coal portfolios,
Coal imports by India are set to reach 164 million tonnes (MT) against the earlier forecast of 158 MT due to historic low levels of stocks at Coal India and power plants amid surging industrial demand, says a report.
Coal Minister Piyush Goyal Monday pitched for long-term planning for mining operations and concrete steps to ensure adequate supply of dry fuel to power plants. The minister made the suggestion while inspecting coal mining and dispatch operations at Mahanad
The recent UN’s IPCC report gives India a “huge” opportunity to develop differently and also stresses the need to make smooth and viable transition from coal, two professors, who were part of the technical support unit of the IPCC
Coal shortage is becoming severe as power plants with generation capacity of 16,000 MW are currently facing coal shortage while plants with the capacity of 30,000 MW are not being able to access coal as they do not have power purchase agreements.
Net Sales are expected to increase by 17.1 percent Y-o-Y (down 12.4 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 21,247.1 crore, according to ICICI Direct.
ICICI Direct has come out with its second quarter (July-September’ 18) earnings estimates for the Metals & Mining sector. The brokerage house expects Coal India to report net profit at Rs. 3,470.9 crore up 840.9% year-on-year (down 8.3% quarter-on-quarter).