The government has approved the methodology for fixing upfront payment and reserve price for allotment of coal blocks to PSUs for sale of the fossil fuel mainly to medium, small and cottage industries.
Government is getting ready to open up commercial coal mining to private companies for the first time in four decades, with the aim of shifting the world's third-biggest coal importer towards energy self-sufficiency.
Coal-based thermal plants in the country may have to spend a massive Rs 2.4 lakh crore over the next two years for the technical upgrades to meet the stringent and ambitious emission norms notified by the ministry of environm
Citing India's announcement to double its coal production by 2020, an influential US lawmaker today alleged that the Paris agreement on climate change is just a "window dressing" in the absence of mandatory targets for reduct
The initial floor price for the proposed auction of coal linkages should be fixed on the basis of CIL Run-of-Mine price and bidders have to bid for premium above this price for the relevant grade, an inter-ministerial panel h