Punjab may be staring at the possibility of a thermal power supply shortage but Coal India, in a statement issued on Friday, said it has already delivered almost 75% of the contracted coal supply quantity for the period and has allowed it to lift coal from other subsidiaries too.
The amount of heat-trapping carbon dioxide in the air peaked again this year at record levels, scientists reported Thursday.
Central Railway (CR) and South Eastern Central Railway (SECR) have indirectly blamed Western Coalfields Limited (WCL) for coal shortage at Mahagenco power plants. WCL had told Nagpur bench of Bombay high court that railways was not providing the required number of rakes to it for coal transport.
Coal prices in Asia are being driven to multi-year highs by a rare combination of simultaneous demand growth in the region’s top four importers.
Nearly five lakh retired employees of Coal India Limited (CIL) got a rude shock at the beginning of this month when they found that their pensions had not been remitted to their accounts, owing to what turned out to be a temporary shortage of funds.
Several major U.S. operators of nuclear reactors and coal plants said they had not changed plans to close plants in coming years, even after the White House said it would take emergency steps to subsidize struggling operators.
Delhi High Court on Wednesday rejected a plea by Reliance Powerseeking an increase in coalproduction limit. The Reliance Power contended that the plant faced shutdown due to a shortage of coal.
believes that only India can help itself when it comes to “Beat Plastic Pollution” — this year’s theme of World’s Environment Day that the country is hosting — or to rustle up the finances for this.
Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Monday defended President Donald Trump’s call to bolster struggling coal-fired and nuclear power plants, saying a rash of plant retirements is “alarming” and poses a looming crisis for the nation’s power grid.
The Coal India Limited today said it wants power plants situated within 20 kms from pit-head of coal mines to take their entire coal requirement only by road from this fiscal.