The new Integrated Resource Plan commits our economy to coal for the foreseeable future — but the costs of this on South Africans are mounting. This article explores the devastating impact of a dyi... Read More.One of the big mysteries of the past few months in Australia’s complex electricity markets has been the performance and decisions of some of the big coal and hydro generators in Queensland – ... Read More.The latest IEA report outlined three scenarios for energy use up until 2040, namely current policies, stated policies and the sustainable development scenari One thing becomes absolutely clear when readi... Read More.
China’s benchmark power coal price dropped slightly during the past week.The Bohai-Rim Steam-Coal Price Index (BSPI), a gauge of coal prices in northern China’s major ports, stood at 560 yuan (... Read More.Coal, the original fossil fuel, gets no love. It is among the forces blamed for climate change and is being phased out of power generation around the globe—replaced by renewable electricity generat... Read More.The African Development Bank (AfDB) will not fund a coal-fired power plant project in Kenya and has no plans to finance new coal plants in future, senior AfDB officials told Reuters. The Abidjan-based le... Read More.The World Energy Outlook 2019 has found that global consumption of coal and gas has increased in the last year and will continue to over the next decade.The International Energy Agency’s annual rep... Read More.One of the biggest losers in the fight against climate change could be the Indian government.Taxes and other revenue from fossil fuels contributed $86 billion (Rs6.23 lakh crore) to the budgets of India&... Read More.As coal prices tumble and bankruptcies rise, a few U.S. miners are still pushing ahead with plans to expand.Arch Coal Inc. and Consol Energy Inc. remain on track to open new mines to dig steelmaking, or ... Read More.Nobody expected the moon from Coal India Ltd’s September quarter results. A key reason was that its production was hit last quarter by extended monsoon in certain regions, besides labour strikes. P... Read More.Australia- A sharp plunge in India's electricity demand in October has been matched by falling coal imports, but weakness in vehicle sales and fuel demand hasn't yet showed up in crude oil import... Read More.
Goa Industrial Development Corporation’s Rs 196 crore coal block request hits finance department roadblock13 Nov 2019State finance department officials have informed GIDC that they are against a Goa Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) proposal which seeks nearly Rs 200 crore from the government to pay the “... Read More.Tata Steel is bringing together its mining activities under a single vertical to be called Tata Steel Mining. The vertical will include Tata Steel Alloys, the steelmaker's wholly-owned subsidiary tha... Read More.State-run Coal India on Monday reported a 14 per cent rise in consolidated net profit at ₹3,522.7 crore for the quarter ended September.The company's net profit stood at ₹3,084.54 crore in the ye... Read More.Govt. watchful as clarity is yet to emerge on potential, qualityWith A.P. Power Generation Corporation (AP-Genco)’s dependence on Singareni Collieries Company Limited and Mahanadi Coa... Read More.The coal ministry is at an advanced stage of discussion for firming up terms and conditions for coal auction with 100 percent commercial mining provision, sources told CNBC-TV18. The ministry recently co... Read More.You could smell the approach of Sydney’s bushfires two weeks away. Leaving my home for work last month at a time when California’s fires were at their most intense, the sandalwood odor of bur... Read More.China will likely hold annual coal imports at between 200 million and 300 million tonnes, according to the president of a top industry body, suggesting that the pace of shipments so far in 2019 could tai... Read More.Coal India Limited (CIL) has issued an Expression of Interest (EoI) to set up a 100 MW solar pilot project in Chhattisgarh for captive consumption to help it meet its solar target set by the government.T... Read More.
The current round of coal block auction for the non-regulated sector is likely to fetch four states about Rs 43,000 crore over the life of the mines from the extractable reserves, analysts said. This, howe... Read More.