The Coal India has approved around Rs 60 crore for technology development projects taken up by IIT Indian School of Mines (ISM) in association with Australian institutes.
As Sutirtha Bhattacharya, chairman-cum-managing director (CMD) of Coal India, heads towards retirement this month, the face of the company is yet to be finalised.
Coal production and off-take are usually subdued in the monsoon months. But this year is proving to be an exception.
Supplies by Coal India to power utilities witnessed 11 per cent growth during August 2017 in comparison to the previous corresponding period.
The coal quality use in India has high ash content and low energy content, according to Niti Aayog. In order to improve the current situation, the think-tank in its three year action agenda 2017-18 to 2019-20, has pitched to follow China in order to reduce the usage of low quality coal in the country.
India’s Adani Enterprises said on Monday it plans to begin work in October to build the controversial Carmichael coal project in Australia, aiming to make its first shipment in March 2020.
India’s Adani Enterprises said on Monday it will start work in October on its Carmichael coal project in Australia using A$400 million (S$430.7 million) of its own funds, even as it looks to lock in financing for the controversial mine.
Adani Global Private Ltd, a Singapore-based company of the Adani Group, has moved the high court of Singapore seeking a stay on a demand to produce documents pertaining to Indonesian coal imports from Adani’s subsidiaries
Indian mining giant Adani Group’s 16.5 billion dollar controversy-hit coal mine project in Australia cleared two more legal hurdles today with a Brisbane court dismissing appeals filed by environmentalists and a traditional landowner against the venture.
The power ministry will next month unveil new norms for medium-term (5-7 years) power purchase agreement with an aim to revive commissioned stressed coalbased capacities worth Rs 1.44 lakh crore.