Billionaire Gautam Adani Friday announced over Rs 55,000 crore investment in next five years in a clutch of projects in Gujarat including the world’s largest solar park, a copper plant, a cement unit, and a lithium battery manufacturing complex. Adani Group, which operates
New Delhi: Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd, one of the largest coal producing companies in the country, has lost about 20 million tonne of production so far this fiscal due to strikes and agitations at its mines.
Kolkata: Production and sales came to a grinding halt at Mahanadi Coalfields on the first day of the two-day strike which, however, didn’t take a major toll on other Coal IndiaNSE 0.11 % subsidiaries.
SHILLONG: The bodies of two miners were recovered from an illegal coal mine located at a remote village in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district, police said on Monday.
GUWAHATI: In another instance of illegal rat hole mining in Meghalaya two miners were killed in East Jaintia hills.
The country faces no shortage of coal and its imports have declined to 208 million tonnes (MT) from 217 MT in 2014, Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said
Last month, Union coal minister Piyush Goyal publicly stated that India does not have a shortage of coal. However, recent coal import figures tell a different story. Despite sitting on 300 billion tonnes of coal reserves, India has been perennially short of coal.
New Delhi: The latest tragedy involving the rat-hole mining incident in Meghalaya has once again brought to surface the dark side of the coal business that has been in existence in the state for years.
The finance ministry has questioned the key proposals in a cabinet note moved by the coal ministry that seek to promote investor interest in captive coal mines, the latest round of auction for which have come a cropper. In a draft cabinet note prepared in this connection, the coal ministry had proposed allowing the bidders…
Coal IndiaNSE -1.16 % (CIL) has fulfilled its supply quota to almost all thermal power plants for April-December 2018, but stocks at some 36 plants are down to last between zero to three days due to increased thermal power demand