Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 19:29
Government's move to set up a regulator for the coal sector would help bring in transparency, encourage exploration and enhance quality of the dry fuel, India Inc said Friday.
Last Updated: Friday, June 21, 2013, 23:37
India Inc Friday termed the government's decision to allow power producers to pass on higher cost of imported coal to consumers a step in the right direction and said it would increase the availability of power in the country.
Last Updated: Monday, April 29, 2013, 14:59
India, which imported 110.42 million tonnes of coal during April-January 2013 may have to bank on imports even till 2017 to meet shortages, the government said Monday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 04, 2012, 21:13
"We expect to get the environmental clearance for the project by the middle of 2013 and start shipments from 2015," Harsh Mishra, Group President of international business of Adani Group, said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 15:42
Coal India Ltd (CIL) on Wednesday said it has no objection to supply of subsidised imported coal to a certain set of power generators under price pooling proposal, provided it does not involve any revenue loss for the PSU coal miner.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 04, 2012, 14:41
Tata Power on Thursday said it is looking at importing 50 million tonnes of coal by 2020.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 23, 2012, 21:09
The Reserve Bank Thursday cautioned that increasing dependence on imported coal and rising global prices of the dry fuel can impact growth and inflation.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 31, 2012, 23:07
NTPC imports about 16 MT of coal every year to meet its demand.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 18, 2011, 23:20
Amid severe coal shortages, the government on Tuesday said developers of new power projects can depend on imported raw material to meet their fuel requirement.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 11, 2011, 12:21
The Planning Commission has estimated the country's coal demand to go up to 1,000 million tonnes (MT) by the end of the 12th Plan period (2012-2017), necessitating over 200 MT imports.
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