Niti Aayog For Making CIL Subsidiaries Separate Cos

Niti Aayog For Making CIL Subsidiaries Separate Cos

In what could be termed as a major step towards ‘market pricing’ of coal, National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog has come up with a draft National Energy Policy that proposes to make all seven subsidiaries of Coal India Limited (CIL) including Western Coalfields Limited (WCL) as independent companies.

Conventional Electricity Generation Rises 7.2 Pc In May

Conventional Electricity Generation Rises 7.2 Pc In May

Electricity production from conventional energy sources increased by 7.2 per cent in May from the same month last year. Latest data from the Central Electricity Authority show that 107 billion units (BU) of electricity was produced from conventional sources in May this year. Electricity generation in Sikkim went up by 126 per cent to 820 million units.