A special CBI court issued summons on Friday to five new people including Jindal Steel’s advisor Anand Goel after their names emerged in the CBI chargesheet in a coal block allocation case against former Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal and others.
State-owned thermal power plants in Gujarat that use coal as fuel, last year, recorded a plant load factor (PLF) of a mere 41 per cent.
CCI slaps Rs 591 crore penalty on Coal India, says ensure uniformity between private, public power producers
Competition Commission of India (CCI) has slapped a whopping Rs 591 crore penalty on public sector undertaking (PSU) Coal India over the unfair conditions in fuel supply agreements.
Shipping containers full of coal ash from China, Poland and India have come into the U.S. through the Port of Virginia as foreign companies find a market for the same industrial waste that America’s utilities are struggling to dispose of.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will today file a final report before the Patiala House Court in connection with the coal scam case against Congress leader and industrialist Naveen Jindal besides others.
The trend of fall in import of coal has continued in 2016-17 wherein for the period April 2016-January 2017, coal imports have reduced by 2.59% as compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.
On the back of increased domestic production, India’s coal imports have fallen from 217.78 Mte in 2014-15 to 199.88 Mte in 2015-16.
A new environmental campaign to stop the development of Adani Group’s $16.5 billion coal mine in Queensland will be launched on Wednesday with the high-profile backing of former Australian Greens party leader Bob Brown.
China’s clampdown on new coal projects and a reluctance by backers to provide further funds in India are mainly responsible for last year’s drop in the amount of coal-powered generation capacity under development
In the dusty scrub of the Thar desert, Pakistan has begun to dig up one of the world’s largest deposits of low-grade, brown, dirty coal to fuel new power stations that could revolutionize the country’s economy.
Since 2000 or so, China along with, to a lesser extent, India and other developing nations has been on a coal binge, building coal-fired power plants at a breakneck pace.