The World Coal Association (WCA) has welcomed the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) declaration that coal will continue to play a vital role in the global energy mix.
When burning more coalbecomes your solution to pollution choking your capital city, it really is time to reassess your policy positions.
Coal India Limited (CIL) zoomed into high growth, during the quarter ending September 2017, in an unprecendent performance in the history of the company.
Diversion of coal rakes entitled for NTPC’s Simhadari plant from Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL), a subsidiary of Coal India Ltd (MCL) by NTPC management triggered shutdown of its 500 MW unit in Andhra Pradesh, an MCL release said.
Coal India is talking to the railways to increase rake loading from an average of 216 so far since April to 250 by the end of the fiscal year, as it seeks to meet increased demand with both power and non-power sectors facing a short-supply of the dry fuel.
The dramatic rise in the international spot price of thermal coal over the past 12 months may have put a smile on the faces of a handful of chief executives of Australian and Indonesian coal exporters
After a considerable decline in the demand for thermal power, the short supply of coal has made the situation worse for the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), Simhadri unit in Visakhapatnam.
The panic over the coal stock situation at the country’s power utilities is likely to abate as the demand would reduce due to season change.
Coal import for October came in flat at 16.65 million tonnes, underpinned by cautious buying of the fossil fuel by consumers due to high prices in the overseas market.
A sudden surge in demand has helped Coal India Ltd (CIL) get higher realisation from its sale of coal in the open market through auctions in the first half of the year.