Updates on Coal, Energy, Land, Water and Forest: 30 May 2016

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A.Coal and Energy Auction of coal linkages for sponge iron sector on Tuesday:http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/52488019.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst Deconstructing latest NC coal ash controversy: http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/under-the-dome/article80534322.html Reliance Power net profit up 16 percent in Q4 http://www.newkerala.com/news/2016/fullnews-68909.html Big News on Coal Ash Pollution, in North Carolina and Beyond http://www.sierraclub.org/compass/2016/05/big-news-coal-ash-pollution-north-carolina-and-beyond…

Updates on Coal, Energy, Land, Water and Forest: 23 May 2016

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A Coal & Energy Adani Power shuts 2,640-mw units at Tiroda plant in Maharashtra: http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2016-05-16/news/73126367_1_acute-water-shortage-4-units-adani-power-ltd सासन प्रोजेक्ट को चीन और अमेरिकी बैंकों से फायनेंस की इजाजत नहीं http://epaper.bhaskar.com/detail/?id=1000684&boxid=5173711763&view=text&editioncode=180&pagedate=05/17/2016&pageno=1&map=map&ch=mpcg 3 engineers killed, 24 others injured in Moser Bear’s boiler blast: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bhopal/3-engineers-killed-24-others-injured-in-Moser-Bears-boiler-blast/articleshow/52303879.cms Another Village…

Updates on Coal, Eenrgy, Land, Water and Forest: 16 May, 2016

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A.Coal & Energy Reliance Power’s plea to mortgage Sasan coal blocks rejected by government:http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/52247248.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst Six mega projects worth Rs 72,283 cr withdrawn from Odisha: http://www.prameyanews7.com/en/may2016/odisha/23207/Six-mega-projects-worth-Rs-72283-cr-withdrawn-from-Odisha-72283-cr-withdrawn-from–Odisha.htm#sthash.gQr8XNYd.uxfs MP loses Sasan battle in tribunal, will have to pay Rs 400Cr: http://www.nyoooz.com/bhopal/457884/mp-loses-sasan-battle-in-tribunal-will-have-to-pay-rs-400cr#.VzK9PfVGF2c.twitter कोयला निगल सकता है…

Updates on Protests: 2 and 3 May 2016

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3 May 2016 * JNU teachers to join in hunger strike on Day 6: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/jnu-teachers-to-join-in-hunger-strike-on-day-6/article8549302.ece * Punjab petrol dealers to go on strike over high VAT: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Punjab-petrol-dealers-to-go-on-strike-over-high-VAT/articleshow/52084627.cms? * JNU strike day 5 witnesses altercation between ABVP and Left groups on campus: http://www.firstpost.com/india/jnu-strike-day-5-witnesses-altercation-between-abvp-and-left-groups-on-campus-2760854.html…

Updates on Coal, Energy, Land, Water and Forest: 2 May 2016

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Coal & Energy India will need ‘unparalleled’ $1 trillion in energy investments by 2030: Minister Piyush Goyal:http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/india-will-need-unparalleled-1-trillion-in-energy-investments-by-2030-minister-piyush-goyal-116042200243_1.html Tax coal to raise $100 billion climate funds, urges India minister: http://www.climatechangenews.com/2016/04/20/tax-coal-to-raise-100-billion-climate-funds-urges-india-minister/ Tilaiya ultra mega power project in limbo as Maharashtra, Tata Power refuse to…

Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 1 Feb. 2016

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A.Coal & Energy Haryana gets sanction for 500 MW solar power project :http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/50775978.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst Kudankulam nuclear power project director R. S. Sundar awarded Russian Order of Friendship: http://netindian.in/news/2016/01/30/00036668/kudankulam-nuclear-power-project-director-r-s-sundar-awarded-russian-order- Jaya Lays Foundation for Supercritical Thermal Power Plant: http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Jaya-Lays-Foundation-for-Supercritical-Thermal-Power-Plant/2016/02/01/article3255451.ece Coal India in dilemma over production,…

Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 27 Jan. 2016

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A.Coal & Energy Stone laying for new power project on February 13 http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/telangana/stone-laying-for-new-power-project-on-february-13/article8149923.ece Tawang groups protest against hydropower projects: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/Tawang-groups-protest-against-hydropower-projects/articleshow/50702638.cms Financing green growth in India: http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/portfolio/macro-view/financing-green-growth-in-india/article8148159.ece ONGC gets environmental clearance for project in Krishna-Godavari basin: http://theindianawaaz.com/business-awaaz/ongc-gets-environmental-clearance-for-project-in-krishna-godavari-basin/ Indian Coal Producer Floats 260 MW…

Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 22 Jan. 2016

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A.Coal & Energy Is coal-ash pollution a civil rights issue? http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2016/01/20/u-s–civil-rights-commission-to-study-coal-ash-minority-communities.html Coal India unions call for a day’s strike to protest against disinvestment :http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/50658509.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst Watch Leonardo DiCaprio speak his mind on the ‘destructive’ coal, oil and gas industry http://www.breakingnews.ie/showbiz/watch-leonardo-dicaprio-speak-his-mind-on-the-destructive-coal-oil-and-gas-industry-716629.html Cyan wins second…

Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 18 Jan. 2016

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A.Coal & Energy Uncertainty clouds big power projects in Jharkhand http://wap.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/uncertainty-clouds-big-power-projects-in-jharkhand-news-analysis-116011500399_1.html Port Trust not to handle coal at Haji Bunderhttp://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/mumbai/news/port-trust-not-to-handle-coal-at-haji-bunder/article8110275.ece Protect public lands and our climate from Big Coal’s bulldozers: http://sierra.force.com/actions/National?actionId=AR0032675&id=70131000001LygTAAS India’s Bhel gets Rampal contract: http://www.thedailystar.net/frontpage/indias-bhel-gets-rampal-contract-203518 2016, The Year of Green…