Last Updated: Sunday, April 21, 2013, 11:46
The government may take a final decision Monday on blending of prices of imported coal and domestically-produced fuel or price pooling of coal.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 18, 2013, 21:29
Government Thursday said the country produced over 557 million tonnes (MT) of coal in the just-concluded fiscal, a growth of 3.2 percent over FY'12.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 20:47
Unable to break the logjam, the Power and Coal ministries will again meet in the next couple of days to come up with the "best possible" model for price pooling of imported and domestic coal.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 18:04
The Cabinet is likely to meet again next week to discuss pooling the price of imported coal with the domestic fuel.
Last Updated: Friday, April 05, 2013, 21:49
An employee union of CIL Friday said it is planning to go on strike if the government goes ahead with the proposal to sell up to 10 percent stake in the PSU.
Last Updated: Monday, March 11, 2013, 14:54
The mechanism for pooling the price of coal involves blending the cost of domestic fossil fuel with the imported variety.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 05, 2013, 16:38
If the target for 2013-14 is met, CIL's move to burden itself with higher production would set an unprecedented example, particularly when missing targets has often become a norm for PSUs.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 19:49
Power plants commissioned up to March 31, 2009, will get coal at Coal India's notified prices, which would address concerns of states over 'price pooling' of the dry fuel, the government said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 10, 2013, 13:08
Independent directors on the board of Coal India are strongly opposed to price pooling of domestic and imported coal as they believe the mechanism would have financial implications on the PSU.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 19:44
Two days after the Cabinet gave the in-principle approval for price pooling, Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal Thursday said finer details of the mechanism will be put before the Cabinet within a week for final nod.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 05, 2013, 23:16
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Tuesday approved in-principle the averaging of prices of domestic and imported coal to get a uniform feedstock price in the country, but asked coal and power ministries to come back with specifics of the proposal.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 05, 2012, 15:12
With impasse over pooling price of coal through blending domestic fossil fuel with imported coal costs remaining unresolved, the matter will now be taken up at the Cabinet level.
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