Tag: Mcl

Coal Transport By Indian Railway
Rail link to ensure faster coal movement to Odisha ports

Under the MCRL's Phase-I, the 14-km-long Angul-Balram corridor, expected to be operationalised by this year, will have movement of 25 MT coal from MCL mines in Talcher Coalfields, the Coal Ministry statement said.

  • Monday, 11 July 2022
Talcher medical college gets govt’s nod, to offer admissions to 100 MBBS students annually
Talcher medical college gets govt’s nod, to offer admissions to 100 MBBS students annually

The Talcher medical college will not only help people of Angul and adjacent districts get quality health care facilities, but also strengthen the efforts of the State government to improve the capacity of the medical education institutions in the State. 

  • Thursday, 12 May 2022
No coal crisis in Odisha now: State government
No coal crisis in Odisha now: State government

In response to queries of journalists, Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra said, “We don’t have the situation like in other states where power outages last for as long as 10-12 hours due to shortage of coal."

  • Saturday, 30 April 2022
NALCO faces imminent coal crisis, not much stock left

The National Aluminium Company (NALCO) at Angul in Odisha is apparently grappling with an imminent coal crisis with a reported stock of coal for only five days being left with the PSU.

  • Wednesday, 20 April 2022
MCL To Set Up 50MW Solar Power Plant In Odisha's Sambalpur
MCL To Set Up 50MW Solar Power Plant In Odisha's Sambalpur

This 50 MW solar power project will reduce CO2 emission by 91,020 tonnes per annum and carbon offsets of around 24,824 tonnes per annum, claimed the MCL.

  • Saturday, 27 November 2021
Truck gets stuck after bridge collapses in Jharsuguda; road communication disrupted

Jharsuguda: A Hvya truck driver had a narrow escape after a bridge in Banjari Panchayat of Jharsuguda district collapsed on Saturday night. However, the chips ladden truck got stuck between the concrete bridge before it was pulled out with the help of a JCB machine after several hours of operation. Road communication between Banjari and […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Two workers hospitalised in fire mishap at MCL mine

Jharsuguda: Two contract workers engaged at the Lajkura open cast mine operated by the Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) near Brajrajnagar were hospitalised after a fire mishap today. The injured have been identified as Sushant Mahananda (38) and Shankar Tanti (30) of Lajkura village. Sources said the two workers accidentally came in contact with fire at […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Allot four Odisha mines to MCL instead of WCL: Naveen

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today wrote to the Ministry of Coal asking him to allot four mines of Odisha to the State-based Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) instead of Western Coalfields Limited (WCL) headquartered in Maharashtra.   It may be noted that the Union Ministry has proposed to allot four Odisha mines – Rampia, Dip […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Odisha slaps Rs 20,169 cr penalty on MCL

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Mines Department on Wednesday slapped a penalty of Rs 20,169 on Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) over alleged violation of environmental norms and excessive mining. According to sources, the department has issued a show cause notice in this regard asking the Coal India subsidiary to respond within 30 days. The notice was issued […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Pollution menace in Belpahar as MCL flouts norms

Jharsuguda: Even as the state pollution control board has directed Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) to ensure compliance of pollution norms through a separate coal corridor in Belpahar area of Jharsuguda district, the same is yet to be implemented leading to widespread pollution in the industrial town. Meanwhile, local residents who have been struggling with the […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Uncertainty over medical college in Talcher as MCL contemplates to back out

Talcher: With the Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) deciding to step down from management and operational responsibilities of under-construction Mahanadi Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (MIMSR), the future of the 500-crore worth project aimed to provide better healthcare facilities for the mining town has become uncertain. In 2008, the MCL had signed a Memorandum of […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
MCL launches Mobile Apps on CSR, Bill Tracking

Bhubaneswar: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), a subsidiary of Coal India Ltd, today launched mobile applications for corporate social responsibility (CSR) and bill tracking system (BTS). Developed in house by the department of Systems, both the applications were launched by A K Jha, Chairman & Managing Director of MCL on the occasion of 26th Foundations Day […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
HIL 2017
Kalinga Lancers unveils new Jersey for Coal India HIL 2017

Bhubaneswar: Kalinga Lancers, the Bhubaneswar based hockey team promoted by Odisha Sports Development and Promotion Company (OSDPC), a joint effort of Odisha Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation (IDCO) and Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) today unveiled its jersey and mascot for Coal India Hockey India League 2017. The team also announced German player Moritz Feurste as the […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Economic blockade in Talcher enters second day

Talcher: The economic blockade called by Talcher Suraksha Manch demanding fulfillment of a 12-point charter of demands entered the second day on Tuesday. According to sources, the blockade has adversely affected coal production at all mines of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL). Transportation of coal to Nalco and NTPC has also come to a halt due […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Anil Swarup
Coal production at 34 schedule-II mines by March end

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 […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021