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Coal India Ltd


Coal shortage: Amid priority to thermal plants, non-power sectors bear brunt

December 13, 2021 12:20 am

🔴 Since July, the Centre has directed Coal India to prioritise supply to thermal power plants, sharply reducing the supply of the dry fuel to non-power sector players, according to industry sources

Why India needs a Ministry of Energy

November 02, 2021 8:37 am

Vikram S Mehta writes: It would not alter the existing roles and responsibilities of the various ministries that oversee petroleum, coal, renewables and power, but would identify and handle all of the issues that currently fall between the cracks created by the existing structure.

Coal India, the fall guy for power crisis

October 19, 2021 7:22 am

Partha Bhattacharyya writes: Coal India has been meeting the demand for coal, helping generate power at affordable tariffs.

Govt asks CIL to raise coal supply to power plants during Puja, augment it further after Oct 20

October 12, 2021 3:47 pm

The development assumes significance in the wake of the country's power plants grappling with coal shortages in the country at a time when the festival season has already begun.

PGIMER signs MoU with Coal India Ltd

June 13, 2018 3:04 am

A statement issued by PGI on Tuesday said that the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare through its Blood Cell-NHM initiated this programme last year wherein CIL through its corporate social responsibility is providing financial help to thalassemia patients requiring bone marrow transplants.

Central Government orders 'out of turn' coal to PSUs; private plants to be hit

May 25, 2018 12:58 pm

Coal Ministry has admitted to coal shortage even after making tall claims of rise in production, they said, adding it has now directed Coal India to supply fuel out of turn to PSUs to keep them running and prevent losses, all this at the cost of the private sector.

CBI registers 39th case in coal blocks probe

March 20, 2015 2:01 am

Searches were being conducted Thursday by the CBI at a place each in Bangalore, Kolkata, New Delhi and Nagpur.

After coal blocks, CIL fuel pacts set to be auctioned

March 20, 2015 1:45 am

They are currently handed out in the form of Letters of Assurances to the companies though the coal ministry.

One death every third day in India’s most dangerous job

December 05, 2014 2:44 am

Industry insiders concede that official numbers could be much lower than the actual deaths that take place deep inside the mines.

Two more CIL independent directors quit a day ahead of AGM

September 10, 2014 4:33 am

Three others is learnt to have offered similar reasons to the coal ministry.