Daily Archive: February 26, 2013

Railway Budget sanctions projects to aid coal output

The Union Railway Minister, Mr Dinesh Trivedi, today announced firm plans to take up the long neglected cause of “last mile connectivity” to help increase coal output. The announcement came on a day when...

Discussions on for restructuring package of discoms: Govt

The Power and Finance Ministries are in discussions for a financial restructuring package for power distribution companies to make them viable, government said on Tuesday. Replying to Supplementaries in Rajya Sabha, Power Minister Jyotiraditya...

Coal supplies up 8% in April-Jan

The Government on Monday said supplies from Coal India and its subsidiary companies has increased by eight per cent during April 2012-January 2013. “During these 10 months, 380 million tonnes of coal was supplied...

NTPC plant is no hindrance to CIL’s Karanpura mines

The NTPC’s 1,980 MW super-thermal power plant in Jharkhand will not impact mining activity at Coal India’s Karanpura mines, located close by. After the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh-headed Cabinet Committee on Investment (CCI) gave...