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Coal India's Fuel Supplies To Power Sector Rises To 166 MT In Apr-Jul Period

CIL's coal supply accounted for about three-fourth of the country's total coal-based power generation of 82.119 billion units in July.

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Govt will soon come out with successive rounds of coal bidding: Coal Secretary

The ministry of coal is in touch with Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change to reduce time for forest clearances, says Coal Secretary A.K. Jain. He says in the next few months, the time taken to get forest clearance will be reduced

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Japan's Climate Change Efforts Hindered By Biased Business Lobby

Coal now generates 32% of Japan's electricity, although the government wants that proportion to fall to 26% and renewables to climb to 22-24% from around 18% currently by 2030.

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India Steps On Gas As Coal Use For Power Generation Slows

Gas consumption by power plants rose 11.7% to 104.83 million standard cubic metres per day (mmscmd) in the three months to end-June from the same period last yea

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COVID-19 Pushes Poland To Accelerate Exit From Ailing Coal

Only EU member to refuse to pledge to become climate neutral by 2050, has long had a close relationship with coal, which has historically been a pillar of its economy.

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Nearly $640 Billion Coal Investments Undercut By Cheap Renewables

Globally, 499 gigawatts (GW) of new coal power capacity is planned or under construction with an investment cost of $638 billion.

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Coal Allocation By CIL To Power Sector Under E-Auction Drops 23%

Coal India had allocated 21.91 million tonnes of coal in the April-November period of 2018-19, according to the latest monthly summary by the coal ministry for the Cabinet.

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India's Coal Import Rises 9% To 234 MT In FY19

Coal imports were at 214.61 MT in 2017-18, according to provisional data by mjunction services, based on monitoring of vessels' positions and data received from shipping companies

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India's State Power Plants Resume Coal Imports Amid Domestic Shortages

An increase in coal imports by state-owned power utilities undermines a pledge by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government to cut thermal coal imports to zero by March 2018

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India Must Take Steps Like China, To Reduce Use Of Low Quality Coal: Niti Aayog

India uses 640 grams coal per kWh. Whereas, in 2015 China reported use of 308 grams coal per kWh and further targets less than 300 grams coal per kWh under 2014-2020 state council energy action agenda

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Will Adani's Australian Coal Dream Come True

Here is all you need to know about Adani's Carmichael coal mine and rail project in the heart of Australia

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Australian Cyclone May Lead To Rise In Steel Prices In India

The recent cyclone in Australia has disrupted major mines and ports in the country, producer of more than 50 per cent of the world’s seaborne coking coal

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No New Investments Likely In Coal For Next 10-year, Says Report

A recent report released by The Energy and Research Institute, TERI, puts India in a comfortable zone with a 10-year window between 2014-2024, in which no new investment is required in coal, gas or nuclear capacities

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Adani Secures Milestone In Planned $16 Billion Australian Coal Project

The mine would be twice the size of Australia's current largest coal mine and would yield as much as 60 million tonnes of coal per year from the site for 60 years

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Peabody, World's Top Private Coal Miner, Files For Bankruptcy

The company listed both assets and liabilities in the range of $10 billion to $50 billion, according to a court filing

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