Daily Archives: October 3, 2017

Coal India announces provisional production and offtake performance

For month of September 2017 Coal India announced Provisional Production and Offtake Performance of the CIL and its subsidiary companies for the month of September 2017 and for April 2017- September 2017. The Company achieved 101% of the targeted coal production at 38.77 million tonnes in September 2017. For the period April- September 2017, actual

Sustained energy demand recovery is still absent, says ICRA

A sustained energy demand recovery is still absent and the stressed thermal assets are sizeable at about 60 GW, credit rating firm ICRA said today. The recent uptrend in the electricity demand growth has led to a marginal improvement in the all India thermal PLF (plant load factor or capacity utilisation) to 59.9 per cent

Soon, desi airlines can also operate foreign-registered aircraft

Allaying international lessor concerns that repossessing their aircraft from Indian carriers is an uphill task if the latter hit bad times like Kingfisher, the government is soon going to allow desi airlines to operate foreign registered aircraft. At present, airlines in India are required to get an Indian registration when the lease (rent) aircraft from