Coal block auction

Coal block auction News

Coal stock at power plants: Government developing portal for real-time info

On January 22, 2018, another meeting, on the same topic was chaired by Singh, wherein he “indicated” in his opening remarks that the coal supply situation “is still critical” as there are “10 power stations with zero coal stock and around 45 power stations with coal stock for 1-6 days”.

Low demand forces govt to drop round 4 auctions

The average rate of coal at e-auction this fiscal year has been markedly down.


Non-coal mine auctions Centre to deploy officials to push state preparedness

17 states have together lined up 120 non-coal mineral blocks spread over 26,120 hectares for auctions, but the ground situation is that they are not fully prepared to execute them.

CoalMin to auction 20 scattered blocks

The mines together have 50-60 mn tonnes of reserves.

Get consent of land owners, green clearances before auctions, MinesMin tells state govts

The government has claimed that coal bearing states would gain Rs 3.35 lakh crore in revenue from recent auctions of 29 coal blocks.

Auction of 3 more coal blocks brings in over Rs 12K cr

Three more blocks will be put up for auction on Sunday.


GMR, Reliance Cement bag blocks in first coal mines auction

‘Aggressive bids’ The former bid R1,371 crore, the latter R798 crore.

Centre pockets R6,108 cr from cancelled blocks levy, a week ahead of coal auction

The CAG had computed the figure of Rs 295 per metric tonne as additional levy.

Auction 37 non-coal blocks by Mar 10: PMO to MinesMin

Move to help govt mobilise revenue of around Rs21K crore.

Coal auctions hold promise for fuel-starved power sector

September 25, the apex court cancelled allocation of 204 blocks, paving way for the government to auction 101 of these mines.