Tribunal to conduct hearing on mining ban in New Delhi from Tuesday

Expects to finalise plan next week for replacing those with generation capacity of 36,000 Mw

Projects stuck on land, environment, forest clearances

Union Coal Secretary Anil Swarup said Tuesday that there is a need to formulate a realistic policy to ensure the success of commercial coal mining in India.

Commencing the process of industry-stakeholder consultations towards preparing a roadmap for commercial mining of coal, the government on Tuesday said it is looking at involving states in the activ

The Ministry of Coal has turned down the state government's demand for allocation of Chhendipada and Chhendipada II coal blocks in favour of its PSU - Odisha Thermal Power Corporation Ltd (OTPCL).

R-Power refused permission to use excess coal in 2 other mines to fire another plant

Delhi High Court on Monday directed the Centre to maintain status quo on a Chhattisgarh mine, the bid for which by Jindal Power Ltd (JPL) had been cancelled by the Government.

In the first major step towards opening the coal mining sector, the government will start allocating coal blocks to state governments for commercial mining.

Wants the size and lease period of another in Changlang district of Arunachal to be reduced. The Mahan coal block in the dense forests of Madhya Pradesh may never make to the auction table.