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Has coal sector reached an inflexion point, clear data doubt to lift the economy; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro
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Has coal sector reached an inflexion point, clear data doubt to lift the economy; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro

Coal-fired power production is projected to fall 3 percent this year—the largest annual decline on record.

India manages to rank in the top 10 countries with higher climate performance: Report
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India manages to rank in the top 10 countries with higher climate performance: Report

Despite the ranking, experts said that govt doesn't have a plan to phase-out fossil fuel and reduce its dependence on coal.

Core sector output shrinks second month in row by 5.8% in October, lowest in over decade
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Core sector output shrinks second month in row by 5.8% in October, lowest in over decade

Output of eight core infrastructure industries contracted for the second month in a row by 5.8 percent in October, the lowest in over a decade, indicating the severity of economic slowdown

Without substantial progress thermal power plants get environment clearance extension
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Without substantial progress thermal power plants get environment clearance extension

The projects, owned by Adani Power Limited, showed no progress and the est cost of the project is over Rs 21,000 crore.

Core sector output shrinks by 5.2% in September; except for fertilisers, all industries witnessed negative growth
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Core sector output shrinks by 5.2% in September; except for fertilisers, all industries witnessed negative growth

Output of core infrastructure industries shrank by 5.2 percent in September 2019 as seven of eight sectors witnessed negative growth, according to official data released on Thursday

Decline in GST revenue to have a direct impact on ITC as govt may turn to tobacco to hike tax
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Decline in GST revenue to have a direct impact on ITC as govt may turn to tobacco to hike tax

A high-level panel constituted by the government to suggest measures to augment GST revenue collection will hold its first meeting today.

WPI inflation at 39-month low of 0.33% in September: Near zero wholesale prices offer more bad news to a slowdown-hit economy
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WPI inflation at 39-month low of 0.33% in September: Near zero wholesale prices offer more bad news to a slowdown-hit economy

Wholesale price inflation (WPI) nearing zero means companies are beginning to lose pricing power and deflationary fears are looming over the economy

Govt to invest $60 billion to build national gas grid to link up nation by 2024 in a bid to cut carbon emissions
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Govt to invest $60 billion to build national gas grid to link up nation by 2024 in a bid to cut carbon emissions

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has previously set a target to more than double the share of gas in India’s energy mix to 15% by 2030

Miners lobbying against govt proposal to link new coal index to international prices; fear move will dent local coal’s competitiveness
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Miners lobbying against govt proposal to link new coal index to international prices; fear move will dent local coal’s competitiveness

Indian miners are lobbying against a government proposal to link a new coal index to international prices, which could delay creation of the index

Core sector output growth declines to 45-month low of 0.5% in August; coal, crude oil, cement among major industries worst hit
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Core sector output growth declines to 45-month low of 0.5% in August; coal, crude oil, cement among major industries worst hit

During April-August, growth in the eight core industries grew by 2.4 percent from 5.7 percent in the year-ago period

'Complete strike' at Coal India, Singareni mines against Centre's decision to allow 100% FDI, claim trade unions
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'Complete strike' at Coal India, Singareni mines against Centre's decision to allow 100% FDI, claim trade unions

Trade unions on Tuesday claimed that production and dispatch has come to a "complete halt" at the mines of Coal India Ltd and Singareni Collieries Company Ltd, owing to the one-day strike against the Centre's decision to allow 100 percent FDI in coal mining

Govt to invite global players for roll out of commercial coal mining auction plan by December
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Govt to invite global players for roll out of commercial coal mining auction plan by December

In a bid to liberalise the coal sector, the government is planning to invite global players for the roll-out of auction plan for commercial mining by December this year, Union Minister Pralhad Joshi said on Thursday

Govt to invite bids from global coal miners before end of 2019, move aims at reducing import bill
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Govt to invite bids from global coal miners before end of 2019, move aims at reducing import bill

Coal imports are surging after the government failed to open the industry to competition, despite having passed a liberalization policy 19 months ago.

Greenpeace 'Rainbow Warrior' ship stops coal cargo from being offloaded in Poland
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Greenpeace 'Rainbow Warrior' ship stops coal cargo from being offloaded in Poland

The activists demanded that authorities end the use of coal within a decade in keeping with the Paris Agreement.

Growth of eight core industries at 2.1% in July, down from 7.3% in 2018, says official data
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Growth of eight core industries at 2.1% in July, down from 7.3% in 2018, says official data

According to the data released by the government on Monday, output of coal, crude oil, natural gas and refinery products recorded negative growth in July.

India will overtake China as largest importer of coking coal by 2025; consumption to grow at 5.4% annually: Fitch
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India will overtake China as largest importer of coking coal by 2025; consumption to grow at 5.4% annually: Fitch

India will overtake China as the largest importer of coking coal by 2025, Fitch Solutions Macro Research said on Friday

Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi says 100% FDI in coal mining to create direct, indirect employment
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Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi says 100% FDI in coal mining to create direct, indirect employment

Terming 100 percent FDI in coal mining "the biggest reform" of BJP government, Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi on Thursday said the move will set up an efficient and competitive coal market in India and create direct and indirect employment in coal-bearing areas

Australian minister Matt Canavan tells Gautam Adani to get coal mine project in Queensland moving
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Australian minister Matt Canavan tells Gautam Adani to get coal mine project in Queensland moving

Australia's Resources Minister Matt Canavan on Tuesday asked Adani Group chairman Gautam Adani to focus on the coal mine project in central Queensland and get it "moving" forward, refuting reports of any "widespread" opposition against the controversial venture

India has highest number of sulphur dioxide-emitting hotspots in the world: Greenpeace
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India has highest number of sulphur dioxide-emitting hotspots in the world: Greenpeace

The Norilsk smelter complex in Russia is the world's largest SO2 emission hotspot, followed by Kriel in South Africa.

Eight core sectors growth slows down to 0.2% in June on contraction in oil-related sectors, cement production
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Eight core sectors growth slows down to 0.2% in June on contraction in oil-related sectors, cement production

Growth of eight core industries dropped to 0.2 percent in June, mainly due to a contraction in oil-related sectors as well as cement production, according to official data