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30 coal mines auctioned, Coal Ministry expecting revenue generation of 8,158 cr

The Ministry of Coal had launched the 2nd attempt of the auction of eleven coal mines for commercial mining on September 27, 2021, and bids were received for four mines.
Ministry of Coal auctioned two more coal mines, the revenue of <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>8,158 crore is expected to be generated.&nbsp;(REUTERS)
Ministry of Coal auctioned two more coal mines, the revenue of 8,158 crore is expected to be generated. (REUTERS)
Published on Dec 26, 2021 09:46 AM IST
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Pralhad Joshi asks CIL to ensure power plants have 18 days of stock by Nov 2021

During his virtual address during the 47th foundation day of CIL, the minister also called upon the CIL to increase its production to one billion tonnes by the end of 2024.
Union coal minister Pralhad Joshi addressing the 47th foundation day of Coal India Ltd.(Twitter/@JoshiPralhad)
Union coal minister Pralhad Joshi addressing the 47th foundation day of Coal India Ltd.(Twitter/@JoshiPralhad)
Published on Nov 01, 2021 07:06 PM IST
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‘No threat of power supply disruption', says Union coal minister Pralhad Joshi

“There is sufficient coal stock of 43 million tonnes with @CoalIndiaHQ (Coal India) equivalent to 24 days of coal demand,” Pralhad Joshi tweeted.
Pralhad Joshi asked people to not fall for fear mongering as the supply of coal is expected to increase following the monsoon’s withdrawal.(Twitter/@JoshiPralhad)
Pralhad Joshi asked people to not fall for fear mongering as the supply of coal is expected to increase following the monsoon’s withdrawal.(Twitter/@JoshiPralhad)
Published on Oct 10, 2021 04:56 PM IST
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Govt eases norms for thermal power plants, allows coal to be sourced, moved without fresh approvals

The change was made in an office memorandum issued by the ministry on November 11, and comes after demands by thermal power plants, who said that the constraints were leading to delays in obtaining coal from new domestic sources.
Laborers carry coal to load on a truck in Guwahati. The new rules state that no amendment will be required in the EC granted to the plant, even if the source of coal, and consequently, its distance from the thermal power plant changes.(AP)
Laborers carry coal to load on a truck in Guwahati. The new rules state that no amendment will be required in the EC granted to the plant, even if the source of coal, and consequently, its distance from the thermal power plant changes.(AP)
Updated on Nov 14, 2020 05:08 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByJayashree Nandi

38 coal mines to be offered for auction for commercial mining, says coal ministry

According to the Ministry, Dolesara, Jarekela, and Jharpalam-Tangarghat coal mines were added to the 1st Tranche of Auction under the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act, 1957.
The auction process for coal mines for commercial mining was launched on June 18, 2020.(ANI file photo. Representative image)
The auction process for coal mines for commercial mining was launched on June 18, 2020.(ANI file photo. Representative image)
Published on Sep 03, 2020 02:15 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByAsian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal

Amit Shah launches ‘Tree Plantation Drive-2020’ organised by coal ministry

Speaking on the occasion, Home Minister Amit Shah said that under the drive trees will be planted on 6,000 acres of land in 38 districts across ten states. “Today, trees will be planted on 600-acre land at 150 places. 5 lakh plants will be distributed,” he said.
The Home Minister also lauded several initiatives by the Coal Ministry.(ANI Photo)
The Home Minister also lauded several initiatives by the Coal Ministry.(ANI Photo)
Published on Jul 23, 2020 01:29 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByAsian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal

Jharkhand demands 500cr from PSPCL for overexploiting Pachwara coal mine

The amount sought is for the period before 2013, when the Supreme Court had cancelled the allocation of all mines.
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Published on Feb 25, 2020 11:26 PM IST
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Delay in making Jharkhand coal mine operational costing power corp 300 cr annually

Even five years after the Union ministry reallocated the Pachwara coal mine in Jharkhand to Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL), it has failed to make it operational, causing a loss of ₹300 crore annually. The mine, which was reallocated to the PSPCL in April 2015, has been shut since March 31, 2015, as the corporation has failed to select a new operator.
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Updated on Jan 04, 2020 10:21 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Patiala | By, Patiala

Tribunal releases pvt firm’s assets attached by ED in coal block case

The coal ministry had jointly allocated North Dhadu coal block in Jharkhand to JIPL alongwith other companies for captive mining of coal for its sponge iron plant at Hazaribagh.
The tribunal, through its order on September 6, released properties worth over <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>19 crore belonging to the Rungtas in Jharkhand
The tribunal, through its order on September 6, released properties worth over 19 crore belonging to the Rungtas in Jharkhand
Updated on Oct 01, 2019 12:25 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByNeeraj Chauhan, New Delhi

Pralhad Joshi to head Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs, Ministry of Coal and Ministry of Mines

The four-time MP from Dharwad in Karnataka was overlooked for a ministerial post in the first term of the Narendra Modi government.
Joshi was able to tap the anger against the movement for a separate Lingayat religion. winning by over 200,000 votes.(HT File Photo)
Joshi was able to tap the anger against the movement for a separate Lingayat religion. winning by over 200,000 votes.(HT File Photo)
Published on May 31, 2019 05:22 PM IST
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Coal scam: Ex-coal secretary, 2 officials concealed information from Manmohan Singh, says court

The court said Manmohan Singh, who held the portfolio of Ministry of Coal (MoC), was to act only upon the recommendations made by the 36th Screening Committee.
Former Coal Secretary H C Gupta and two other officials working with the coal ministry concealed information from the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and misrepresented facts while recommending a private company for allotment of a coal block(PTI)
Former Coal Secretary H C Gupta and two other officials working with the coal ministry concealed information from the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and misrepresented facts while recommending a private company for allotment of a coal block(PTI)
Updated on Nov 30, 2018 11:03 PM IST
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