JSW Steel has restarted coking coal mining in the US after a gap of almost three years. Operations in the mines located in West Virginia were suspended after coking coal prices dropped below production cost.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached fresh assets worth Rs 101 crore of a Maharashtra-based firm in connection with its money laundering probe in the coal scam case, the agency said today.
Domestic thermal coal availability will improve significantly in the second half of the year with the completion of the 45-km Tori-Shivpur rail link, in Jharkhand, helping evacuation of at least 10 rakes (of 3,800 tonne each) daily from the vast Magadh and Amrapali reserves.
The problem of a coal supply mismatch is going to continue in the near term, according to Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power and Renewable Energy, RK Singh.
Coal India is expected to end the June quarter with 18 million tonnes excess production growing 15 per cent over last year. Though there is an uptrend in production, will it sustain growth?
Consistent efforts to supply coal to the power sector on a priority basis have started paying off.
Piyush Goyal, Union Minister for Railways, Coal, Corporate Affairs and Finance, has appreciated the progress made by State-owned mining company Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL) in production and sales.
No one expected a coal mine to become a tourist attraction when the Eco-friendly Mine Tourism Circuit at Saoner near Nagpur was opened two years back.
The spurt in demand for power over the last three quarters has led to a ‘so called feeling of shortages’ according to Minister of Coal, Piyush Goyal.
The claim of the Nabha Power to shut down its 750 MW plant at Rajapura in Punjab due to inability of Coal India to offer coal is not true, a CIL official said today.