The Victorian government is considering whether to extend the coalmining licence for Australia’s most polluting power station, Yallourn, in the state’s Latrobe Valley.Read More.The hike in prices of coal by state-run Coal India Limited (CIL) is likely to make producing steel for secondary steel players costly by up to Rs500, says a report.The i... Read More.The Xinhua report, which followed a meeting of the heads of companies controlled by China’s State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (Sasac), said elimination of coal-fired powe... Read More.Coal India new pricing policy, which involves selling coal on the basis of total energy content in each consignment, is expected to bring down cost of power generation that would be passed on to consumer... Read More.The Minerals Council of Australia will continue hawking the benefits of coal-fired technologies, despite resources giant BHP threatening to pull out of the organisation over previous campaigns.
Read More.Thermal coal, the least loved major commodity, has jumped to its highest level since late 2016 as strong manufacturing activity in Asia and appetite from China drives demand. Read More.Indian Railways has just completed laying a much-awaited Rs 1,005 crore, 51 km track in Odisha that connects a large coal reserve in the state's Ib valley with the rest of the country. Coal Ind... Read More.Just six years ago, more than 40% of Britain’s electricity was generated by burning coal. Today, that figure is just 7%. Yet if the story of 2016 was the dramatic demise of coal and its replacement... Read More.Coal India is in focus on the back of non-coking coal price being hiked. The price revision will earn the company an additional revenue of Rs 1,956 crore for the remaining part of FY18. In an interview w... Read More.Indonesia's Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources set its January thermal coal reference price, also known as Harga Batubara Acuan or HBA, at $95.54/mt, up 10.8% on the year and 1.6% from December... Read More.The ports arm of the Indian Essar group claimed on Monday that it will invest 500 million US dollars over the next 30 months to expand capacities at two existing Indian projects, at Hazzira and Salaya, a... Read More.The government has set up a panel to identify additional mines for allocation to state-owned Coal India as the PSU mining giant is eyeing an output of one billion tonnes, says an official. Read More.During the technical session of ‘Pandit Deendayal Upadhayaya Urja Samvad’ here on Saturday Coal India Chairman Gopal Singh said that Coal India and its subsidiaries have been committed to mee... Read More.The government today said state-owned Coal India is hunting potential avenues for buying stakes in coking coal blocks overseas.In a written reply to Lok Sabha, Coal Mini... Read More.The International Energy Agency (IEA) has estimated that there will be fall in the demand for imported coal in the country.In its Coal 2017, Analysis and Forecasts to 20... Read More.On Tuesday, the world’s biggest miner, BHP, said it would leave the World Coal Association and review its membership of the US Chamber of Commerce, to show support for action against climate change... Read More.Every major country in the world except India reduced its consumption of coal last year, with demand for the dirty fuel forecast to stagnate for the next half decade, according to official forecasts.Read More.The government has begun the hunt for a full-time chairman and managing director of the world’s largest coal miner CIL and invited applications from professionals from PSUs as well as the private s... Read More.The Railways has seen a sharp uptick in coal movement over long distances in October, a trend that is likely to continue in November.This is a reversal of the trend seen... Read More.Coal India Ltd’s production and shipments in November rose to the most for the month in at least five years, as power plants procured more coal to boost inventories.... Read More.