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Coal India forms joint-ventures for Talcher colliery revival

Coal India forms joint-ventures for Talcher colliery revival

🕔12:02, 24.Dec 2014

Kolkata, Dec 24  State-run Coal India Ltd (CIL) said it is embarking upon two joint-ventures to revive the Talcher coalfield in Odisha. The first joint-venture will be formed between CIL and GAIL, both state-run companies for coal gasification project and

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The Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers, Ananthkumar, the MoS (IC) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan

The Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers, Ananthkumar, the MoS (IC) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan

🕔11:52, 24.Dec 2014 Read Full Article
Coal India seeks conciliation as unions call for strike

Coal India seeks conciliation as unions call for strike

🕔11:13, 23.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 23 The country’s largest coal producer Coal India (CIL) Monday said it is prepared for a conciliation process even as the employees’ unions of the state miner threatened to go on a five-day strike from Jan 6.

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Coal India, Singareni Collieries to face strike next month

Coal India, Singareni Collieries to face strike next month

🕔10:54, 19.Dec 2014

Kolkata, Dec 19 Five trade unions in state-run Coal India Ltd (CIL) and Singareni Collieries Co (SCC) have called for a five-day strike beginning Jan 6 protesting against denationalisation of coal and disinvestment in the world’s largest coal miner. The

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Coal India won’t take part in auction of two Odisha blocks

Coal India won’t take part in auction of two Odisha blocks

🕔10:55, 15.Dec 2014

Kolkata, Dec 15  The future of Coal India’s two blocks in Odisha remains uncertain as the company will not be participating in the upcoming coal block auction in January, company sources said. The sources said the auction was for “end-users”

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No coal linkages to new private power plants

No coal linkages to new private power plants

🕔11:59, 9.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 9  As the coal auctions draw near with several trade unions in government-owned Coal India Limited (CIL) upset over the privatisation drive, the union government said that it had no proposal at present to provide fresh coal

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Coal India has planned output of 1 bn tonnes by 2020: Goyal

Coal India has planned output of 1 bn tonnes by 2020: Goyal

🕔15:53, 4.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 4  State-miner Coal India (CIL) has been given a gross output target of one billion tonnes of coal by 2019-20, which is around double the current production, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said Thursday. “To produce

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CIL to mine 1,000 million tonnes coal by 2019

CIL to mine 1,000 million tonnes coal by 2019

🕔16:12, 10.Nov 2014

Bhubaneswar, Nov 10  Union Coal Secretary Anil Swarup Monday said the state-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL) would mine 1,000 million tonnes of coal by 2019 — doubling its present production of 500 million tonnes. “The CIL has set a target

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Coal India to produce 1 bn tonnes by 2019: Goyal

Coal India to produce 1 bn tonnes by 2019: Goyal

🕔15:33, 6.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 6  State-miner Coal India (CIL) is looking to double its production to a billion tonnes in the next five years, Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said Thursday. “I see Coal India production doubling in the next

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Coal India’s price pooling under review: Coal secretary

Coal India’s price pooling under review: Coal secretary

🕔09:28, 28.Oct 2014

Kolkata, Oct 28  The proposal to pool prices of imported and domestic coal for supply to power plants commissioned after 2009 is under consideration of the government, a senior official said Monday. “We keep on analysing and reviewing the pros

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Give primacy to Coal India: CPI-M

Give primacy to Coal India: CPI-M

🕔11:45, 24.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 22  The CPI-M criticized the government decision to e-auction coal blocks and demanded that state-owned Coal India must be tasked to do all coal mining in the country. After the Supreme Court quashed the allocation of 214

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Government not to exit fully from Coal India: Goyal

Government not to exit fully from Coal India: Goyal

🕔15:10, 11.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 11  A day after a cabinet panel approved a 10 percent stake sale in state miner Coal India, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal Thursday said the decision was not a half measure and the government has

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Cabinet nod for 10 percent disinvestment in Coal India

Cabinet nod for 10 percent disinvestment in Coal India

🕔10:04, 11.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 11  The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) Wednesday approved the disinvestment of 10 percent paid-up equity capital in state miner Coal India out of the government shareholding of 89.65 percent. “The decision to disinvest would help

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Coal India workers to go on slowdown stir Sep 18-20

Coal India workers to go on slowdown stir Sep 18-20

🕔10:28, 5.Sep 2014

Kolkata, Sep 5  Five national trade unions of world’s largest coal miner, Coal India Ltd, have threatened to go on a “work to rule” (slowdown) agitation Sep 18-20 in support of their charter of demands that include returning to it

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Man who uncovered coal scam wants Coal India in charge

Man who uncovered coal scam wants Coal India in charge

🕔10:01, 26.Aug 2014

Chennai, Aug 26  Expressing his happiness at the apex court’s order on the allocation of coal blocks, BJP MP Hansraj Gangaram Ahir, whose persistent enquiries had uncovered the scam, says the blocks should be allocated to government-run Coal India Ltd.

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Coal India Q1 net profit grows 8 percent at Rs.4,033 cr

Coal India Q1 net profit grows 8 percent at Rs.4,033 cr

🕔09:18, 13.Aug 2014

Kolkata, Aug 12 State miner Coal India (CIL) Tuesday posted an 8 percent growth in consolidated net profit at Rs.4,033 crore for first quarter ending June, as compared to Rs.3,731 crore in same quarter of the last fiscal. CIL net

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Coal India needs restructuring to boost output: Survey

Coal India needs restructuring to boost output: Survey

🕔10:55, 10.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 10  State-miner Coal India (CIL) needs to be restructured quickly to raise output and ease the fuel supply situation, the finance ministry said in its annual Economic Survey. “The process of restructuring CIL needs to be pushed

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Coal India told to raise supply to power firms, cut e-auction

Coal India told to raise supply to power firms, cut e-auction

🕔12:21, 21.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 21  The government has asked Coal India to increase its supply to power companies as also to reduce its e-auction for additional supplies, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said. “We are requesting Coal India to reduce

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