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  • Coal Imports

    Domestic output increasing, coal imports to drop further this fiscal, says Secretary Anil Swarup

    June 22, 2016 16:35 IST

    New Delhi: Increase in domestic output will result in lower coal imports in the ongoing fiscal, a top government official said today. "Coal imports will continue to come down with increased availability of coal (domestic),"

  • day 2 jharkhand coal block auction put off

    Day 2: Jharkhand coal block auction put off

    August 12, 2015 14:35 IST

    New Delhi:  The government today deferred the auction of Chitarpur coal mine in Jharkhand due to a court case.The mine was scheduled for auction today with companies like Hindalco, JSPL and Vedanta in the fray

  • government set to allow commercial mining of coal

    Government set to allow commercial mining of coal

    April 06, 2015 10:27 IST

    Kolkata: Armed with the Coal Mines Special Provisions Bill, 2015, the government is all set to allow commercial mining of coal and state-owned entities would be the first to be allotted mines for the purpose.“We

  • coal auction unlocks rs 4 00 000 crore ministry

    Coal auction unlocks Rs 4,00,000 crore: Ministry

    April 05, 2015 21:23 IST

    Kolkata: The auctions and allotments of 67 coal blocks so far has unlocked a total value of nearly Rs 4,00,000 crore, a senior coal ministry official said here today."Out of 67 blocks auctioned or allotted,

  • 37 coal mines allotted to state power units one to sail

    37 coal mines allotted to state power units, one to SAIL

    March 25, 2015 9:10 IST

    New Delhi: The government on Tuesday allotted 38 coal mines, from the allotments earlier cancelled by the Supreme Court, to central and state public sector units (PSUs). "The government has allotted 38 coal mines to central

  • government to allot coal mines to psus today

    Government to allot coal mines to PSUs today

    March 24, 2015 12:53 IST

    New Delhi:After two rounds of auctioning of coal blocks for private companies, the government will today allot mines to central and state PSUs."Allotment of coal blocks to state entities to take place today," Coal Secretary

  • coal auction proceeds to cross rs 2 lakh cr coal secretary

    Coal auction proceeds to cross Rs 2 lakh cr: Coal Secretary

    India | March 09, 2015 20:58 IST

    New Delhi: Proceeds from the ongoing coal block auctions are likely to cross Rs 2 lakh crore, surpassing CAG's estimate of Rs 1.86 lakh crore loss on account of the allocation of blocks without auction

  • nothing is secret in coal department coal secretary

    Nothing is secret in coal department: Coal secretary

    India | February 23, 2015 23:50 IST

    Ranchi: Union Coal Secretary Anil Swarup today said his department has a transparent system and nothing is kept secret.“Nothing is secret in our department. All correspondence have been loaded on our website. We have a

  • coal auction to raise rs1.47 lakh crore boost jobs vedanta

    Coal auction to raise Rs1.47 lakh crore boost jobs: Vedanta Chief

    February 23, 2015 19:00 IST

    New Delhi:  Coal block auctions will fetch a whopping Rs 1.47 lakh crore and boost job creation, mining baron Anil Agarwal, who heads Vedanta Resources, said on Monday."Coal auction will earn Rs 1.47 lakh crore

  • 134 companies qualify for coal blocks auction

    134 companies qualify for coal blocks auction

    India | February 13, 2015 11:05 IST

    New Delhi:  Out of 176 companies that queued up for 21 producing coal mines, 134 have been found technically qualified to make their financial bid.The information was disclosed by Coal Secretary Anil Swarup on Thursday.Some

  • coal auction to begin in feb govt aims to keep lid on tariff

    Coal auction to begin in Feb; Govt aims to keep lid on tariff

    India | November 19, 2014 23:11 IST

    New Delhi: The keenly awaited auction of coal blocks will be held around February 11 but power tariffs are unlikely to shoot up following bidding, expected to be intense, as the government has put in