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Coal India


India’s last-minute coal defense at COP26 hid role of China, US

November 15, 2021 5:01 pm

Experts following the negotiations closely pushed back on the idea that India should be seen as responsible for the late change to the agreement, which must be produced by consensus.

Explained: Why the coal shortage is choking thermal power plants

October 14, 2021 2:18 pm

India's thermal power plants are facing a severe coal shortage. What is the reason for this, and how severe is the situation? What measures are being taken by the government?

39 mining projects of Coal India face delays

September 06, 2021 11:21 am

This assumes significance in the wake of the country’s power plants grappling with depleting stocks at their end.

Coal India's fuel supply to power sector drops about 20% in April-July

August 28, 2020 5:18 pm

Coal India Ltd (CIL) had despatched 156.86 MT of fuel in April-July last year, according to the latest data of the coal ministry.

CIL: No plan to give up any blocks for commercial mining

June 26, 2020 12:50 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced the first auction of coal blocks for commercial use last week. Earlier, only end-users of coal such as power and steel companies were permitted to bid for coal blocks.

Coal India mandated to replace at least 100 MT of imports with domestic coal in FY21

May 14, 2020 3:03 pm

The development comes at a time when the country, on the one hand, has an abundance of domestic coal, while on the other hand there is a slump in demand of the dry fuel.

Fuel supply by Coal India to power sector drops 9 per cent to 291 MT in Apr-Nov

December 26, 2019 12:01 pm

The fuel supply by Coal India (CIL) during the month of November also registered a decline of 9.9 per cent to 38.8 MT, against 43.1 MT in the corresponding month of previous fiscal.

CIL, OCPL to tie up for sale of coal from captive block in Odisha

December 24, 2019 5:04 am

While the government has aimed to curb imports of thermal coal, India’s thermal coal imports stood at 183.4 million tonne (MT) in FY19 and are likely to cross 200 MT in 2020, according to estimates made by ICRA.

Coal India management trainee recruitment: Apply for 1326 posts, salary up to Rs 1.6 lakh

December 17, 2019 7:54 pm

Coal India recruitment 2019: The application process will begin from December 21 at 10 am and will be concluded by January 19. Interested candidates need to apply at

Dilip Buildcon bags Rs 2,123 crore order from Coal India arm

November 19, 2019 1:16 pm

Dilip Buildcon on Tuesday said it has bagged an order worth Rs 2,122.74 crore from Northern Coalfields Ltd, a subsidiary of Coal India, for removal of overburden at a mining project in Madhya Pradesh.