Locals urge Pakistani government to drop CPEC coal mining ...

Jul 15, 2020· Its coal fields, divided into 13 blocks, are now being developed under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. In the first phase, mining and power-generation work started in Block II in 2015, with 1.57 billion tonnes of coal available. Read: Government unhappy but Pakistan to stay with coal

FDI in Commercial Mining: Govt Nod Needed For Companies ...

Aug 03, 2020· The Centre on Monday clarified that any foreign direct investment (FDI) in commercial coal mining from an entity of a country that shares land border with India will be allowed only after government approval. "This is with reference to the ongoing auction process of coal mines for commercial coal ...

Centre Restricts Bidding By Neighbouring Countries In Coal ...

Aug 04, 2020· New Delhi: As part of its earlier order, the Central government has restricted participation of companies from countries sharing a land border with India in the ongoing auction of coal mines by the private sector. In a corrigendum issued by the Coal Ministry to the tender document for commercial coal mining said though 100 per […]

CIL: Coal India e-auction fetches 44% higher prices - The ...

Jun 04, 2019· KOLKATA: Coal India recorded a 44% rise in 2018-19 e-auction prices, up from 20% a year ago, thanks to a spurt in demand and higher international rates. In 2018-19, the state-run miner got premiums of 58-92% in forward and spot markets over the notified price and the average price per tonne of coal hit Rs 2,653 from Rs 1,841. For the quarter ended March 31, 2019, the average realisation …

Mandatory CSR spending for coal mining firms in India

Apr 25, 2011· Mandatory CSR spending for coal mining firms in India. by India CSR Network. April 25, 2011. in More. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter. NEW DELHI: The Union government may make it mandatory for coal mining companies to spend a part of their net profit on the welfare of local people affected by the activities.

China kickstarting new coal boom in Pakistan

Mar 17, 2017· A spokesperson from CPEC told Climate Home that “the coal sector in Pakistan is working very fast; mining is approved and we are expecting big changes in Pakistan.” CPEC is an investment agreement between Pakistan and China for developing infrastructure projects. The first phase is for $46 billion in investments over 15 years.

FDI in Commercial Mining: Govt Nod Needed For …

Aug 03, 2020· The Centre on Monday clarified that any foreign direct investment (FDI) in commercial coal mining from an entity of a country that shares land border with India will be allowed only after government approval. "This is with reference to the ongoing auction process of coal mines for commercial coal ...

Modi govt formulating National Coal Index to bring in more ...

Kolkata: In the wake of the government’s decision to allow foreign direct investment and open up coal sector to commercial mining, the Centre is in the process of formulating a National Coal Index, a senior official said on Tuesday. A high-powered panel, in 2018, had recommended to develop a Coal Index for determining the value of blocks and a revenue-sharing model with the states, the ...

CIL: Coal India e-auction fetches 44% higher prices - The ...

Jun 04, 2019· KOLKATA: Coal India recorded a 44% rise in 2018-19 e-auction prices, up from 20% a year ago, thanks to a spurt in demand and higher international rates. In 2018-19, the state-run miner got premiums of 58-92% in forward and spot markets over the notified price and the average price per tonne of coal hit Rs 2,653 from Rs 1,841. For the quarter ended March 31, 2019, the average realisation …

PAKISTAN’S COAL TRAP - Newspaper - DAWN.COM

Dec 30, 2017· Coal India, the world’s largest coal company that owns 82 percent of India’s coal, has been forced into closing down 37 mines. Further closures are on the cards to deliver the desired coal ...

Mandatory CSR spending for coal mining firms in India

Apr 25, 2011· Mandatory CSR spending for coal mining firms in India. by India CSR Network. April 25, 2011. in More. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter. NEW DELHI: The Union government may make it mandatory for coal mining companies to spend a part of their net profit on the welfare of local people affected by the activities.

Coal, Latest Coal News, Energy News - ET EnergyWorld

India has opened coal mining to the private sector in forest land, while a new environment impact assessment (EIA) notification allows speedier project approvals and less compliance. PTI More industry-friendly reforms in mining sector very shortly: Pralhad Joshi

THE ANALYSIS OF FATAL ACCIDENTS IN INDIAN COAL …

be a wide scope for improvement in the safety practices in India. This paper presents an analysis of the fatal coal mine accidents in India, and attempts to identify a few problem areas for safety. All matters relating to the mining, processing and marketing of coal in India is overseen by CIL, which is an umbrella organisation.

India restricts entry of Chinese firms in commercial coal ...

New Delhi: The government has restricted participation of companies from countries sharing a land border with India in the ongoing auction of coal mines for commercial extraction by the private sector. The Coal Ministry has issued a corrigendum to the tender document issued for commercial coal mining, bringing out the fact that though 100 per cent FDI, under the automatic route, is permitted ...

E-auction dates for commercial mining of coal likely to be ...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on June 18 launched the auction process for 41 coal blocks for commercial mining, a move that opened India's coal sector to private players, and termed it a major step in the direction of India achieving self-reliance.

CSE questions govt’s move to expand coal mining - japan ...

Aug 18, 2020· The logic offered by government behind the decision is that country needs coal to power its energy and industrial sectors. Releasing Down to Earths investigation report at a webinar on Tuesday, magazine editor Sunita Narain said: “Our forests are where our coal reserves are – forests and coal are intrinsically linked in India.

India restricts entry of Chinese firms in commercial coal ...

New Delhi: The government has restricted participation of companies from countries sharing a land border with India in the ongoing auction of coal mines for commercial extraction by the private sector. The Coal Ministry has issued a corrigendum to the tender document issued for commercial coal mining, bringing out the fact that though 100 per cent FDI, under the automatic route, is permitted ...

E-auction dates for commercial mining of coal likely to be ...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on June 18 launched the auction process for 41 coal blocks for commercial mining, a move that opened India's coal sector to private players, and termed it a major step in the direction of India achieving self-reliance.

Coal Industry in India - Economics Discussion

Till 1954, India exported considerable quantities to Burma. Ceylon, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, Pakistan, East Africa and Japan. Just at a time when the demand for coal in the overseas markets was at its highest, the govt., prompted by a fear of coal shortage, imposed an export duty on coal.

Coal, Latest Coal News, Energy News - ET EnergyWorld

India has opened coal mining to the private sector in forest land, while a new environment impact assessment (EIA) notification allows speedier project approvals and less compliance. PTI More industry-friendly reforms in mining sector very shortly: Pralhad Joshi

Guideline for the use of Cost Benefit Analysis in mining ...

benefit of mining or coal seam gas (CSG) compared with the other land uses, less any associated public expenditure (not paid for by the mining company) and any negative social, health or environmental impacts. There may also be other economic impacts on local business that may be positive or negative. Net Public Benefit/Cost

Coal - Wikipedia

Coal is a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock, formed as rock strata called coal seams.Coal is mostly carbon with variable amounts of other elements; chiefly hydrogen, sulfur, oxygen, and nitrogen. Coal is formed when dead plant matter decays into peat and is converted into coal by the heat and pressure of deep burial over millions of years.

CSE questions govt's move to expand coal mining | Evening ...

Aug 18, 2020· The logic offered by government behind the decision is that country needs coal to power its energy and industrial sectors. Releasing Down to Earths investigation report at a webinar on Tuesday, magazine editor Sunita Narain said: “Our forests are where our coal reserves are – forests and coal are intrinsically linked in India.

CSE questions govt's move to expand coal mining | extra ...

Aug 18, 2020· But mining and using coal has immense environmental impacts that are detrimental for our forests, water bodies”. Since 1980, when the Forest Conservation Act was enacted, India has diverted 0.53 million hectares of forestland for mining – the bulk of it for coal. 49 coal mining projects have been cleared since 2015.