Power sector

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  • Coal imports dip 6 pc in May on weak demand from power sector

    Coal imports dip 6 pc in May on weak demand from power sector

    India's coal imports in May declined by 6 per cent to 18.15 million tonne (MT), year-on- year due to lacklustre demand from the power sector and sufficient supply of domestic fuel. "Coal import (all type of coals) in May 2017......

    June 8, 2017
  • Will not permit foreign companies that bar Indian firms: Goyal

    Will not permit foreign companies that bar Indian firms: Goyal

    Companies from countries that do not allow Indian firms to do business will not be permitted to come to India, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on 23 May. "Reciprocity should be there. Is India a punching bag that if you......

    May 24, 2017
  • 'India should actively get involved in Lankan power sector growth'

    'India should actively get involved in Lankan power sector growth'

     India should actively participate in Sri Lanka's growing power sector, both traditional and renewable, a top government official has said. "India has a good opportunity and should actively participate. The two governments are active in exploring business potential," B.M.S. Batagoda,......

    May 20, 2017
  • CCEA clears coal linkage policy for power sector

    CCEA clears coal linkage policy for power sector

    The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on 16 May approved the new coal linkage policy-Shakti-for the power sector. The CCEA said that Shakti-Scheme for Harnessing and Allocating of Koyala (coal) Transparently in India-has been envisaged to make optimal allocation......

    May 18, 2017
  • Power sector sees coal supply from Coal India Ltd rising to 420 MT in FY17

    Power sector sees coal supply from Coal India Ltd rising to 420 MT in FY17

    The supply of coal by state-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL) to power sector increased by 1.3 per cent to 420.2 million tonnes (MT) in 2016-17. The increase in supply comes at a time when demand of coal by the power......

    April 19, 2017
  • NTPC okays Rs.3,000-cr investment for Talaipalli Coal Mining Project

    NTPC okays Rs.3,000-cr investment for Talaipalli Coal Mining Project

    State-run power giant NTPC on Tuesday said its board has approved investment of Rs.3,004 crore for Talaipalli Coal Mining Project which has an estimated 18 million tonnes per annum capacity in Chhattisgarh. "In line with the Corporate Disclosure requirements, we......

    March 28, 2017
  • Coal India supply to power sector drops 3.6% to 288 MT

    Coal India supply to power sector drops 3.6% to 288 MT

    State-owned Coal India's fuel supply to the power sector dropped by 3.6 per cent to 288.2 million tonnes in the April-December period of the ongoing fiscal amid weak demand for the dry fuel. According to official data, coal dispatches to......

    January 23, 2017
  • Coal India supply to power sector drops 3.6% to 288 MT

    Coal India supply to power sector drops 3.6% to 288 MT

    State-owned Coal India's fuel supply to the power sector dropped by 3.6 per cent to 288.2 million tonnes in the April-December period of the ongoing fiscal amid weak demand for the dry fuel. According to official data, coal dispatches to......

    January 23, 2017
  • Moody's ups India's power sector outlook from negative to stable

    Moody's ups India's power sector outlook from negative to stable

    Moody's upgraded the outlook for the Indian power sector to stable from negative on the back of a jump in domestic coal production and likely improvement in the financial health.

    December 1, 2016
  • Coal India's supply to power sector dips 4%

    Coal India's supply to power sector dips 4%

    State-run Coal India's fuel supply to the power sector witnessed a decline of 3.7 per cent to 216.5 million tonnes during the April-October period this fiscal, even as the Centre claimed the demand for coal has started picking up.Coal India......

    November 27, 2016
  • Coal India's supply to power sector dips 4%

    Coal India's supply to power sector dips 4%

    State-run Coal India's fuel supply to the power sector witnessed a decline of 3.7 per cent to 216.5 million tonnes during the April-October period this fiscal, even as the Centre claimed the demand for coal has started picking up.Coal India......

    November 27, 2016