At least 17 people have been trapped in a coal mine in northeast China when a cage suspending them went for a free fall after its cable snapped.
Solar power generation costs are set to dip further during third and fourth quarter of 2017-18, helped by expected softening of interest rates and a drop in solar panel prices due to a supply glut in the international market, analysts say.
The Delhi High Court today upheld the government’s decision to cancel the bid of Jindal Power Ltd (JPL) for three Chhattisgarh coal mines by annulling the tender process, saying the Coal Ministry’s view that fair value was not achieved cannot be faulted.
In a setback to Naveen Jindal-controlled Jindal Power Ltd, the Delhi High Court on Thursday declared the company as the unsuccessful bidder for two coal blocks. The order has come as a legal endorsement of the NDA government’s auctioning of coal mining rights. There were two other breakthrough orders associated with the coal block e-auction held in 2015-16
Minister of State (I/C) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal, while giving a written reply to a question on demand and supply of coal in the country in Lok Sabha today,
Hindustan Zinc has appointed a Chief Operating Officer and a Deputy Chief Finance Officer to support its expanding operations. Pankaj Kumar will be the company’s new Chief Operating Officer (Smelters) subsequent to the movement of Vikas Sharma in an elevated role as CEO of BALCO
In its move to secure steady coking coal supply for the steel sector which is stressed with price volatility, world’s largest coal company, Coal India
In a new report released on Thursday, the Australian energy research firm RepuTex said the idea of clean coal was fundamentally out of sync with the move towards more flexible energy sources, Xinhua news agency reported.
The government will release a discussion paper this month for framing rules and regulations to auction coal blocks for commercial mining by private players, a top official said today.
India has moved down the order on the overall investment attractiveness index to 97 from the earlier 73, a survey of mining and exploration companies for 2016 showed.