Govt Takes Steps To Boost Coal Supplies To Power Plants

Govt Takes Steps To Boost Coal Supplies To Power Plants

In order to boost coal supplies to power plants, the government has decided on various steps including the use of dedicated rail transportation and setting up of power projects only within 500 km from coal mines, sources said.

Afghanistan, US Companies Working On Afghan Coal Deal

Afghanistan, US Companies Working On Afghan Coal Deal

Afghanistan’s government is in advanced stages of negotiations with several U.S. companies interested in becoming involved with the country’s coal industry, a first step toward wider American investment in Afghanistan’s potentially lucrative industrial mining sector.

HC Seeks Centre’s Reply On Sasan’s Plea For More Coal

HC Seeks Centre’s Reply On Sasan’s Plea For More Coal

The Delhi High Court today sought the Centre’s response on a plea by Sasan Power Ltd, a Reliance PowerBSE 1.18 % subsidiary, for permission to mine coal from its two coal blocks in excess of the 17 MTPA cap to enable it to run its 3,960 megawatt power project in Madhya Pradesh.