Industry: Mining & Minerals

India’s coal import increased by 13.4 per cent to 20.72 million tonnes in April compared to 18.27 million tonnes (MT) in the same last year, according to a report.
May 26, 2019, 8:44 a.m.

India’s coal purchases are expected to remain robust through the next decade, says Adani Enterprises.
May 10, 2019, 10:33 a.m.

Coal provides roughly 70 percent of India’s electrical energy needs, even as 1.24 million citizens die annually because of it.
May 9, 2019, 10:14 a.m.

Ficci has sought the government's intervention for early resumption of mining in Goa, claiming that the Rs 3,400-cr sector that contributes around 10-12 % to the state GDP was under severe threat.
May 6, 2019, 4:47 a.m.

Conventional electricity generation increased by just 1% YoY in Mar’19 (YTD +3.6%). Coal generation was weak (down ~1% YoY), while hydro generation was healthy (+26% YoY).
April 12, 2019, 11:52 a.m.

Of the total imports during January 2019, non-coking coal shipments were 12.35 MT and coking coal at 3.53 MT.
Feb. 17, 2019, 1:19 p.m.

In spite of positive outlook for the country’s bauxite mining industry, tightening environmental regulations and tribal tensions pose downside risks by slowing new projects, Fitch Solutions said.India
Jan. 9, 2019, 10:50 a.m.

The production of raw coal during April 2018 to November 2018 stood at 433.896 million tonne (mt) compared to 394.910 mt during the corresponding period of 2017, according to the Ministry of Coal.
Dec. 31, 2018, 11:13 a.m.

The surge in coal prices in the past three years is cutting into the profitability of power stations that burn the fuel, a prominent forecaster said.
Nov. 30, 2018, 10:22 a.m.

Coal is an anachronism that also happens to be the single largest source of electricity on the planet. Some of its resilience reflects pure politics (“beautiful clean coal”).
Nov. 29, 2018, 10:22 a.m.