Coal Ministry

Coal Ministry to conduct Investor Conclave in Mumbai

After the successful auction of 64 coal mines in the first five tranches, the Ministry of Coal had launched the process for the auction of 133 coal mines under 6th round of commercial auctions of which 71 coal mines are new coal mines and 62 coal mines are rolling over from earlier tranches of commercial auctions held in November 2022.

Coal production rose 18% to 448 million tonnes in Oct

Total coal production stood at 448 million tonnes in October this year which is 18 per cent higher than that of the corresponding period of 2021. The growth of dry fuel production from Coal India Ltd (CIL) was also more than 17 per cent.