While coal mines were till now auctioned for captive power generation, they will now be sold in an e-auction to private domestic and global miners.Feb 20, 2018, 14:49 PM IST
The air quality in Delhi and NCR got more toxic on Tuesday. Due to smog the visibility early in the morning remained low causing problem in movement of traffic.Nov 07, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
Sharma said that there were exchanges with the Department of Telecom after telecom operators had given representation in the matter.Aug 18, 2017, 23:52 PM IST
Indian energy giant Adani's controversial Carmichael coal and mine project in Australia has received approval for a water licence from Queensland state government.Apr 05, 2017, 17:11 PM IST
As many as five sectors including defence, ports and coal have failed to attract any foreign direct investments during the April-December period of the current fiscal, Parliament was informed on Monday.Mar 20, 2017, 15:53 PM IST
The power ministry has finally framed new rules to get electricity supply from independent power producers in lieu of dry fuel, which is aimed at offering more freedom to states to use their allocated coal.Feb 26, 2017, 17:22 PM IST
Infrastructure sector recorded a growth rate of 4.9 percent in November on the back of impressive performance by steel, electricity and coal products.Jan 02, 2017, 18:04 PM IST
Infrastructure sector grew at 3.2 percent in July mainly because of improvement in performance of energy sector, especially refinery output.Aug 31, 2016, 18:42 PM IST
Rationalisation of the coal freight tariff by railways will have minimal impact on power tariff and the move would gradually lead to domestic fuel replacing imported coal, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday.
Aug 29, 2016, 17:10 PM IST
State-owned CIL's 66 projects are facing delays due to reasons including land acquisition problem as well as rehabilitation and resettlement issues.Aug 25, 2016, 17:26 PM IST
There is no shortage of coal in the country and coal stock for 23 days is available with thermal power stations, Lok Sabha was informed Thursday.Aug 11, 2016, 19:39 PM IST
Country's coal imports have declined 5 percent in the first two months of 2016-17 and the number is expected to reach 160.16 million tonnes in the ongoing fiscal, Parliament was informed on Monday.Jul 18, 2016, 15:10 PM IST
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The Finance Ministry is pushing for buyback of shares by Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs). This is being done for two purposes to generate cash for the government and help push the valuation for any divestment.Jul 12, 2016, 17:29 PM IST
Mongolia`s parliament on Friday appointed a former finance minister as the new prime minister, amid near-flat growth and spiralling debt.Jul 08, 2016, 16:07 PM IST
Power ministers from states across the country will meet for a two-day conference in Goa starting on Thursday to review, plan and monitor the sector.
India's eight core sectors growth rose by 8.5 percent in April compared to (-)0.2 percent in same month last year.
May 31, 2016, 17:42 PM IST
A special court Wednesday asked CBI to supply some deficient documents, filed along with the charge sheet, to Himachal EMTA Power Ltd (HEPL) and others who are accused in a coal scam case for allegedly misrepresenting facts to acquire a coal block in West Bengal.Apr 06, 2016, 20:08 PM IST
Supreme Court Wednesday received an initial report of the panel appointed by it to probe the alleged scuttling of probe into the coal block allocation scam by then CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, whose meetings with accused persons have been held as "completely inappropriate".Apr 06, 2016, 20:06 PM IST
The Supreme Court Wednesday refused to involve the panel, probing alleged misconduct of former CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, in the investigation of the coal scam to consider such purported charges arising against him from other cases.Apr 06, 2016, 20:01 PM IST