GAIL is also currently executing gas pipelines worth Rs 20,000 crore and another Rs 10,000 crore worth of lines are under various stages of evaluation.
With the commissioning of the third unit, Bhel has successfully executed the 1,980 MW coal-based supercritical thermal power project in Uttar Pradesh, the company said in a regulatory filing.
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Ved Prakash Agarwal, Chairman of Prakash Industries spoke about the results and his outlook for the company.
There will be no "royalties holiday" for Indian mining giant Adani, Queensland deputy premier Jackie Trad said.
Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar also convicted the coal ministry's then joint secretary K S Kropha and then director K C Samaria besides others in the case pertaining to alleged irregularities in allocation of Thesgora-B Rudrapuri coal block in Madhya Pradesh to KSSPL.
The report, by British-based research group InfluenceMap, identified thousands of shareholders in 117 listed companies producing 3 billion tonnes a year of thermal coal with 150 billion tonnes of reserves.
The country is the world's third-largest coal producer and the third-biggest greenhouse gas emitter. It depends on coal for about three-fifths of its energy needs and aims to double its output to 1.5 billion tonnes by 2020.
Wind power has still not met as much success in India as abroad because of a lack of clarity on policy issues.
A renaissance in China's steel industry has been a major driver of the world's second-largest economy in recent quarters, helping generate the strongest profit growth in years and adding to a reflationary pulse across the global manufacturing sector.
The Queensland government said it was probing and considering a compliance action on the issue of possible breach by Adani in respect to water released from its Abbot Point facility that had eight times more sediment than allowed limit.
But, coal offtake during the month under review was up 6.6 per cent at 45.29 million tonne compared to offtake of 42.45 million tonne in the April 2016, CIL sources said.
The government will put under the hammer coal blocks for private coal-to-gas, liquid and polychemical projects this financial year, a top official said today.
Despite a sequential improvement in realization of Rs 1,500-2,000/tonne, Elara Capital expects operating income of steel manufacturers to be hit on the back of higher coal costs. The brokerage expects JSW Steel to be affected the most as it has been hit with both higher coal cost (up by Rs 3,400/tonne) and iron ore cost (up by Rs 200-250/tonne) in Q4.
"There's some really good news. We've our IFC (International Finance Corporation), our private sector group, has been working in India and as recently as a year and a half, two years ago, the price of solar was still around 10, 11 cents per kilowatt hour.
The increase in supply comes at a time when demand of coal by the power sector has picked up on back of economy doing well.
The country is the world's third-biggest producer and importer of the fuel, and with coal accounting for about 70 percent of India's power generation, the government wants to boost domestic output to cut imports.
"The Supreme Court's decision is credit negative, but does not impact TPC's Ba3 rating," said Moody's Investors Service in a release today.
The producer price index (PPI) rose 7.6 percent from a year earlier, in line with economists' expectations for a moderation from the previous month's gain of 7.8 percent.
The Paris Agreement on Climate Change does not in any way stop India or any country from meeting its energy needs from whatever sources of energy that one may choose, the government told the Rajya Sabha today
The coal produced by MCL through surface miners mostly feed to power plants across the country, an official release said adding that MCL was the first company in India to introduce surface miners in coal mining way back in 1999.
"India is undergoing a dramatic economic transformation and our close partnership creates opportunities for both nations," 62-year-old Turnbull said in a speech at the Sydney Institute.
World's largest coal miner CIL is planning to acquire coking coal mines in Australia as it looks to supplement the requirement of country's metallurgical coal.
The state-controlled company, which in January also listed the United States, Columbia, Canada and Indonesia as target destinations for investment, is currently zeroing in on Australia and South Africa, the Coal India official said.
For financial year 2016-17, CIL's offtake target was 598.61 MT, Minister of Coal, Power, Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal said in a written reply to Rajya Sabha on April 3.