State-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL) is exploring the possibility of restricting fuel supplies to power plants saddled with large stocks but operating at low capacity utilisation. The plan is to divert suppl... Read More.India's coal imports appear to have surged in July and may even come close to a monthly record as it grapples with domestic transport woes and rising demand for electricity.... Read More.Coal India Limited (CIL) Chairman, Anil Kumar Jha today said CIL was taking various measures to improve coal supply to power and steel sector.Effective measures are bein... Read More.India asked private power producers that don’t have long-term fuel supply pacts to import coal as its shortage could worsen in August-end, a senior government official told BloombergQuint requestin... Read More.Thailand imported 2.41 million mt of coal in June, edging up 1.6% from the same month last year, according to customs data released Monday.Of the total, 770,127 mt was bituminous coal, down... Read More.Green shoots are emerging for State-owned miner Coal India Limited (CIL), with first-quarter coal production and sales increasing, but the government has warned that the domestic coal shortage will persi... Read More.India´s thermal coal imports rose by more than 14 percent in the second quarter of 2018 from a year earlier, putting the energy-hungry nation on track for a rise in annual imports after two straigh... Read More.BMI has increased its thermal coal price forecast for this year to $100/t from $85/t previously as a result of tight supply from exporting countries and higher demand on the back of hot weather in import... Read More.India's top 12 major ports reported a 19.32 per cent surge in imports of thermal coal to 28.28 million tonnes during April-June this year, latest report from Indian Ports Association (IPA) has said.<... Read More.Coal plays a large role in Malaysia’s energy scheme and is fully imported. Some 63%, is imported from Indonesia, with another 24% coming from Australia and the remainder from nations as far away as... Read More.Union Coal Secretary Inder Jit Singh, today visited mines owned by the Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) in Jharkhand's Ramgarh district today, CCL officials said.
Read More.India's coal demand rose 7.5 percent to about 900 million tonnes in the year ending March 2018, Coal Minister Piyush Goyal told lawmakers on Wednesday.Coal is expect... Read More.There is no shortage of coal for the power sector as coal-based power generation grew by 5.3 percent in the April-June quarter, the government said today. In a written reply to the Lok Sabha, Coal Minist... Read More.Coking coal end-users in southern China are taking a step back from making seaborne purchases, given that port authorities are now prioritizing thermal coal imports over coking coal to meet summer power ... Read More.Scientists have created a sustainable alternative to traditional concrete using coal fly ash, a waste product of coal-based electricity generation. The advance tackles two major environmental problems at... Read More.JSW Steel has restarted coking coal mining in the US after a gap of almost three years. Operations in the mines located in West Virginia were suspended after coking coal prices dropped below production c... Read More.China produced 298 million tonnes of coal in June, down 1.4 percent to an eight-month low, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Monday, as government checks on heavy industry aimed at cutting pollut... Read More.Coal imports, which had declined over the last four years, are expected to shoot up, with power plants running short on stocks.Earlier this month, the Union power minist... Read More.According to the latest data from Indonesia's Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry, the nation's coal production reached 163.4 million tons in the first half of 2018. This may seem a very low fi... Read More.Wetter than normal weather in recent months has slowed coal shipments from one of the main producing regions in Indonesia, the world’s top thermal coal exporter, according to weather data, brokers ... Read More.