Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 19:14
Coal India projects worth at least Rs 400 crore, expected to add about 50 million tonnes in output, have been held up due to delays in environmental clearance and land acquisition, the government said Thursday.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 13:24
In addition, two of five projects have been granted stage-II forest clearance (FC), and five of 15 proposals have been given stage-I FC.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 21:27
Coal India Limited (CIL) has identified126 new projects to be taken up during the 12th Plan period with an estimated capacity of 438.04 metric tons (MT).
Last Updated: Sunday, September 22, 2013, 11:10
"At present, 48 environmental clearance proposals, having a capacity of about 109 Mty (Million tonnes Per Year), are awaiting clearances at different levels," a Coal India document said.
Last Updated: Monday, May 06, 2013, 14:24
The government Monday said 18 coal mining projects of state-owned CIL have received clearances from the Environment Ministry.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 28, 2012, 17:54
The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) is likely to discuss with the Environment Ministry the possibility of doing away with the mandatory public hearing for according clearances to Coal India projects requiring expansion of up to 25 percent.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 01, 2011, 21:38
A Parliamentary panel has expressed "anguish" over that the fact 233 projects of Coal India (CIL) are stuck for want of various regulatory clearances, including the environmental approvals.
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