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Coal India Told to Prepare Roadmap to Enhance Output

By : Sustainability ..., May 29, 2014

 NEW DELHI: The new government has asked India’s largest miner, Coal India Limited (CIL) to prepare an action plan detailing how it plans to enhance its output...

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More bankers to sign up for Coal India’s Rs.35,000 cr shopping plan

By : Sustainability ..., May 23, 2013

 As many as five more investment bankers may join  Coal India Ltd ’s panel of 13 as the state-run company gets set for what could be a $6.3 billion shopping spree, as it makes another attempt to acquire assets after earlier such bids met with little success. 


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CIL arm plans solar project

By : Sustainability ..., May 6, 2013

Central Mine Planning and Design Institute (CMPDI), a subsidiary of Coal India Limited (CIL), has plans to use solar energy to light up offices and residential colonies of different subsidiaries of its parent organization. It will also extend to mining areas later....

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Environment norms may be eased to spur investment

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 16, 2013

In a bid to spur fresh investments and unlock investments stuck in the pipeline, the government is considering some dilution in environment norms.

While the tribal affairs ministry has given its in-principle approval for exceptions to the Forest Rights Act (FRA...

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MCL plans Rs 4,600 cr integrated solar plant

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 25, 2012

Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL), a subsidiary of Coal India Ltd (CIL), has unveiled a plan to invest around Rs 4,600 crore in a vertically integrated solar value chain.

“There is a plan for vertically integrated solar value chain right from silicon manufacturing...

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Power sector sweating over environment ministry's draft rules

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 23, 2012

The ministry of environment and forests (MOEF) has proposed new rules, applicable from January 2014, which are seen as imposing conditions too tough to be met by the power sector. The new rules make it mandatory for thermal power plants located beyond 500km of the pit head (...

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NTPC in favour of penalty on Coal India for not meeting supply commitments

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 3, 2012

NTPC Ltd, India's top power producer, is in favour of imposing penalty on state-run Coal India Ltd for not meeting supply commitments, NTPC Chairman Arup Roy Choudhury said. 

State-run NTPC would also like the government to set up a coal regulator to ensure the...

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Coal regulator in place next month: Jaiswal

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 23, 2010

Minister of State for Coal (Independent Charge) Sriprakash Jaiswal today said a coal regulator will be in place by March 15 and urged Coal India Ltd (CIL) to make it India's 'Number One' public-sector unit.

''The coal ministry is seeking the Cabinet's nod for the...

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Details of Coal India public issue likely after Feb 19 meeting

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 10, 2010

The final road map for the proposed IPO of Coal India Ltd is likely to emerge after a meeting of senior Coal Ministry Officials, the CIL Chairman, Mr Partha S. Bhattacharyya, and SEBI in Mumbai on February 19.

According to sources, the Union Government is planning 11...

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