Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 18:57
Amid fuel shortages, power producers have been advised to import 54 million tonnes (MT) of coal in the current fiscal, the government said Monday.
Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 17:26
India`s imports of thermal coal, used in power generation, rose 11 percent to 14.77 million tonnes in June.
Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 18:03
Coal import increased by 17.9 per cent to 171 million tonnes (mt) in 2013-14 financial year amid the widening demand-supply gap in the country.
Last Updated: Friday, May 09, 2014, 15:58
The board of state-owned Coal India Ltd may consider the issue of awarding contract for coal import in a meeting likely to be held by the month-end.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 13:32
A new report of Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) says that International coal projects relying on new import markets such as India were facing financial risks.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 17:13
The country's largest power producer NTPC has set a target of importing as much as 15 million tonnes of coal in the next financial year (2014-15).
Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 14:58
Country's largest miner Coal India has issued a re-tender for import of coal with some modifications and is expecting a better response from prospective vendors.
Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 17:13
State-owned Coal India (CIL) will once again invite fresh applications from interested entities for importing coal that would be supplied to power plants under fuel supply agreements as the earlier tender floated by the PSU elicit no response.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 21:52
India's coal demand is about 600 million tonnes a year against production of 482 million tonnes by Coal India.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 17:00
State-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL) has invited applications from interested state entities for importing coal that would be supplied to power plants.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 19:15
The government will hold meetings with CIL every quarter for examining the import of fossil fuel by the PSU firm.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 19:31
"We have received interest for 15 million tonnes from IPPs (independent power producers) and state owned entities," CIL Director (Marketing) B K Saxena told shareholders at the AGM.
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