Coal Demand

Coal demand in India yet to reach its peak: Pralhad Joshi

Coal accounts for more than 51 per cent of India's primary energy requirement and around 73 per cent of power generation.

published on : 9th November 2022

As power shortage looms large, govt plans to open 12 new mines this year

In a bid to meet the coal demand, the coal ministry on Thursday said at least 12 more new mines will start production during the year.

published on : 8th July 2022

India has coal stocks for more than 30 days, no need to panic: Government officials

On average, power plants in India is having coal stock of 22 mt and on an average daily 2.1 mt coal is replaced with plants and hence, no shortage of coal will arise in the country.

published on : 20th April 2022