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Indian Railways To Deliver Coal To Power Plants: Coal Crisis

Indian Railways is preparing to deliver coal continuously to power plants, despite a purported scarcity of coal at thermal power plants. The shortfall is being treated as an "emergency" by the national transporter. Railways informed the Power and Coal Ministries in a meeting that carrying capacity was not an issue for the national transporter and that it was ready to deliver as much coal to power plants as needed.

Tue, 12 Oct 2021 - 11:02 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: RAILWAYS, Coal, Indian Railways, power ministry, Coal Ministry

Courtesy: The Indian Express

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Chattisgarh Opposes Centre's Plan To Procure Elephant Reserve Land

Chhattisgarh government has opposed the Centre's proposal to procure 712 hectares of land in Madanpur South's Hasdeo forest region for coal mining. The opposition primarily emerged since the Centre's bid has been made under the Coal Bearing Areas (Acquisition and Development) Act. Due to this, the state government's Lemru Elephant Corridor project is under threat. Reportedly, the Chhatisgarh government intends to correspond with the Union… read-more

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 08:18 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: Coal Ministry, Chattisgarh

Courtesy: Hindustan Times


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Coal Ministry Launches Website For Researchers

The Ministry of Coal has launched a new website with an aim to promote the research and development arm of the sector in India. The website will provide guidelines for researchers wanting to pitch their ideas before the ministry. It will also hold the details of the ongoing projects, and will enhance transparency to avoid repetitions of the projects by other researchers. Besides, it will… read-more

Fri, 09 Oct 2020 - 09:03 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Coal Ministry, Website, research, Development

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