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.There are indications that China’s appetite for imported coal may be starting to ease in line with Beijing’s efforts to limit the use of the fuel over winter in a bid to lower air pollution.<... Read More.Watt a sight!What you are seeing is the country's largest floating solar power plant and it's set up on the Banasura Sagar reservoir in Wayanad, Kerala.
Read More.The government has asked Coal India to focus on production enhancement, saying it cannot let the "profitability tumble" as the recent wage hike will have an estimated impact of nearly Rs 6,000 ... Read More.Gas-supply shortages are hitting north and central China as Beijing tries to accelerate a shift away from coal rather than miss environmental targets this year.The situa... Read More.Coal India Ltd (CIL) increased its coal supply to power utilities by 9.2% to 290.59MTs during April-November 2017. This is an absolute increase of 24.59MTs, compared to 266 MT during April-November 2016.... Read More.One year after the Paris Agreement entered into force, are countries really shifting their financial flows to be consistent with a low-greenhouse-gas-emissions future? Our report Power Shift: Shifting G2... Read More.The management of Coal India Ltd made a statement that they are planning to pay its executives a Rs800crore salary hike. The salary hike is to be retroactive from January 2017.Studies investigating the price of solar power have revealed some surprising results. Prices for new solar energy installations are continuing to fall by 26 percent in the last year, according to data co... Read More.India's thermal coal demand is poised to fall, belying hopes of exporters from Australia and US who eyed the country as a long-term growth market.The country is now ... Read More.The government seems to have begun deploying the considerable fiscal muscle of central public-sector enterprises to start dealing with large-scale stressed assets. On Wednesday, state-run utility major N... Read More.The coal ministry, which has formed a search committee for finding a chairman for Coal India (CIL), has finally invited applications from suitable candidates last week. It has invited applications from a... Read More.Imports of thermal coal, used for generating electricity in power plants, in India will continues to fall amid the rise of renewable energy generation and aiding the global subdued outlook for coal price... Read More.Some cement producers are shifting back to coal from petroleum coke (petcoke) to meet their fuel requirements following the Supreme Court’s recent ban on petcoke use. Read More.As Coal India (CIL) struggles to step up coal supply to private power plants, it has been left puzzling over one particular aspect of the prevailing shortage of the dry fuel. Read More.From Paris Agreement to International Solar Alliance, India sends a reassuring signal to the global community of its commitment to increasing the share of non-fossil fuel energy, particularly through gre... Read More.Global coal prices are hovering around $90 a tonne and that will show up in our import bill. Coal imports in value terms have increased more than 40% year-on-year in each of the last seven months. The ch... Read More.