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Fuel shortage: Private power plants being supplied coal in proportion to payment, says coal ministry

The Association of Power Producers (APP) recently informed Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines, through a letter that coal stock at 18 private power plants has “depleted to critical levels” due to logistical issues at the state-run Central Coalfields Limited (CCL), which is their coal