State-owned Neyveli Lignite Corporation has invited global and domestic firms to develop and operate its two coalmines with a production capacity of 20 MTPA in Odisha.
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) in its report published in 2017 has accused the management of Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) of SAIL for wasteful expenditure to the tune of `22.83 crore with unauthorised power supply to a contract firm.
The world’s largest coal miner, CIL, is lining up nearly Rs 8,500 crore as capital expenditure and Rs 6,500 crore for various other projects in the ongoing fiscal.
The world’s largest coal miner, CIL (Coal India Limited), is lining up nearly Rs8,500 crore as capital expenditure and Rs6,500 crore for various other projects in the ongoing fiscal.
A team of mines and fire experts would conduct fresh study on the status of the underground fire in the Dhanbad-Chandrapur railway line in Dhanbad Division of East Central Railway.
India is planning a simple, attractive system for auctioning coal blocks to private firms by the year end, a measure government officials believe will help accelerate the infrastructure industry and have a multiplier effect on the economy.
Union minister of railways and coal Piyush Goyal said the coal quality has significantly improved in the last three years in India.
Odisha government today asked officials of the Steel and Mines department to step up preparations for auction of six more mines by end of October.
Even though the state governments have been able to auction just 29 non-coal mines in the last 20 months, the Central government is now expecting them to auction 54 mines in the current financial year.
India has the third-largest reserves of coal in the world. Therefore, the expectation is that there is also a high potential for coal bed methane (CBM), said Prashant Modi, CEO of Great Eastern Energy Corporation.