Tamil Nadu today asked the Centre to increase the supply of coal to make thermal power stations in the state attain full capacity.
China’s state planner ordered utilities this week to stop stockpiling thermal coal and told miners to slash prices, two sources familiar with the matter said, the government’s first direct intervention to cool coal prices since mid-2016.
China’s most-active thermal coal futures on the Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange fell 1.87 percent on Monday, the biggest drop since Oct. 10
Coal India is set to increase supplies by at least 15 million tonnes annually in the next few weeks, with three new rail projects linked to high-capacity mines almost complete, company executives said.
British power company Drax will start work this month on a pilot bioenergy carbon capture and storage (CCS) project at its plant in Yorkshire, northern England, it said on Monday.
NMDC Limited and NLC India Limited (formerly Neyveli Lignite Corporation) may invest over USD 26 million for setting up an R&D facility for developing innovative technologies in iron and steel making.
Coal imports by power utilities fell by 22.23 per cent to 3.73 million tonnes in April mainly due to decline in shipments by imported coal based power projects in the country.
Tamil Nadu is staring at a major power crisis as Tangedco — the state power utility — is running short of coal. As on date, it has stock for just four days.
Private power producers (IPPs) believe the methodology for rationalisation of coal linkages approved by the government earlier this week is unlikely so solve the fuel-related issues they face.
India’s largest iron ore mining company NMDC Limited has bagged a prestigious award given by a leading global energy information provider in corporate social responsibility category.