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Business  /  Published 27.03.22

Errant power firms to be pulled up

The Centre on Saturday issued a circular urging the states to take action against imported coal-based power plants that are not maintaining coal stocks and not supplying power as contracted citing hig...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 17.12.21

CIL to jack up stock at power plants

Coal India plans to boost stock at thermal power plants  to over 45 million tonnes (mt) from 20mt by March. The decision follows the coal stock crisis at thermal power plants in September that p...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 15.10.21

Coal supply to power units only

Coal India has temporarily curtailed fuel supply to non-regulated sectors such as aluminum and cement in a bid to prioritise supply to fuel starved thermal power plants with a low coal stock. The mov...
By Pinak Ghosh in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 12.10.21

Shah joins huddle as power crisis grows

Union home minister Amit Shah on Monday held a meeting with power minister R.K. Singh and coal minister Pralhad Joshi amid reports that the coal shortage in the country was worsening, officials said.&...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 03.09.21

Emergency coal supply measures

Coal India on Thursday said that it has started offering coal to thermal power plants on an ‘as is where is’ basis from sources where high stock is available. The move from the public sect...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 02.06.21

Coal India May sales up 38%

Coal India on Tuesday said it had sold (offtake) 55 million tonnes (mt) in May against 40 million tonnes a year ago, an increase of 38 per cent,  spurred by a revival of demand from the power sec...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 01.03.21

DVC on course to meet generation target

Damodar Valley Corporation hopes to be close to the generation target set by the Central Electricity Authority by the end of the current fiscal despite the setback in the first quarter following the p...
By Pinak Ghosh in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 04.10.20

Rise of 2% in electricity demand

Electricity demand is showing signs of recovery with the easing of lockdown and commercial activity getting back to operation. Central Electricity Authority (CEA) chairman Prakash Mhaske on Saturday ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 13.03.20

Coal stock adequate for summer

Coal at thermal power plants have crossed the 22-day stock mandated by the Central Electricity Authority (CEA). As on March 12, 2020, 135 plants monitored by the CEA had a stock of 39.48 million tonne...
By A staff reporter in Calcutta


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