The Raichur Thermal Power Station (RTPS), one of the major thermal power source in Karnataka, has been facing severe shortage of Coal.
Members of a voluntary organisation have demanded the scrapping of the Regional Plan (RP) 2021 and all outline development plans (ODP), and have asked for the preparation of a new RP 2031 in conformity with the people’s participation.
The CBI has booked a former chief vigilance officer of Bharat Coking Coal Limited for allegedly amassing disproportionate assets to the tune of Rs 71.09 lakh during his six-year-long tenure three years ago, officials said today.
The price of seaborne thermal coal in Asia may come under pressure as China moves to impose some import restrictions on imports of the polluting fuel. Several ports in southern and eastern China have introduced controls on coal imports, ranging from bans on unloadings to tightening customs clearances. Among ports banning imports is the Chuanshon […]
To ensure smooth operations, CIL management put a multi-pronged plan into action at all company mines in the wake of yesterday’s protest call given by trade union CITU against commercial mining, the government today said.
The Central Trade Unions of Coal India Limited (CIL) went on a one-day strike on Monday against the government move of allowing commercial coal mining
Asian Age quoted a top official as saying that after the cancellation of coal mines auction twice, the government is exploring certain relaxations for bidders and plans to put on sale 19 blocks in the current quarter. The government had last year annulled the fifth round of auction on account of poor response from bidders.
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma today met Union Coal Minister Piyush Goyal in New Delhi and discussed the coal mining ban that has hit the northeastern state hard for the past four years.
China’s coal imports rose in March from a year ago as utilities boosted their purchases to replenish inventories amid colder-than-usual winter weather that drew down fuel stockpiles.
Coal India plans to invest Rs 3,000 crore in coal bed methane (CBM) projects and invite global bids to procure the necessary technology.