The total domestic coal production in 2022-23, as on May 31, 2022 was 137.85 MT, which is 28.6 per cent more compared to the production of 104.83 MT in the same period last year.
The Union power ministry has selected those power plants that charge higher tariffs to reduce the price of power delivered to the consumer, S&P Global Commodity Insights said.
Bhubaneswar: Coal production and dispatch was severely hit in three mines under the Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) at Talcher coalfields in Angul district due to agitation by local people on Wednesday demanding employment, an official said. The agitation hampered production and supply of 1.1 lakh tonne of coal a day to different power plants across […]
Talcher: The 14-day-old shutdown in Talcher Coalfields of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) in Odisha’s Angul district ended Tuesday with locals calling off the agitation they had launched after a mishap at a mine killed four workers last month. Four workers were killed and nine others injured in the mishap at Bharatpur mine on July 23, […]
Bhubaneswar: Employees of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) on Monday sought resumption of operations in Talcher Coalfields where production and supply was stalled for the 13th day due to agitation by locals after a mishap at a mine killed four workers last month. Four workers were killed and nine others injured in the mishap at Bharatpur […]
Bhubaneswar: After production and supply were affected in the Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) for the 11th day in a row, the authorities on Saturday launched steps to inspect safety conditions, a company spokesperson said. The operation in the MCL was hit owing to an agitation by locals backed by political parties after four workers died […]
Bhubaneswar: The Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL), a subsidiary of Coal India Ltd, broke its own record by producing 7.84 lakh tonne of coal in a single day, said an official on Wednesday. MCL produced 7,84,344 tonne coal on Tuesday, breaking the earlier record set by the company. Earlier on 21st March this year, MCL became […]
Bhubaneswar: Daily aluminium output at Nalco is likely to get adversely affected due to fall in coal production at Bharatpur mines of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) and discontinued import of coal from other states. Nalco had already shut down three units of its power plant owing to coal shortage. CMD of the company Tapan Kumar […]
Bhubaneswar: Union Coal secretary Anil Swarup on Friday said coal production from 34 schedule-II coal mines of the country would begin by March 31. Swarup was talking to media persons after attending a high-level review meeting of mining officials of seven coal producing states here at the secretariat. Notably Odisha has one schedule II mines […]