ADB Action Plan on Tata Mundra rejected: Communities Demand Robust Remedial Plan

Press Statement: 13.7.2015 ADB Action Plan on Tata Mundra rejected: Communities Demand Robust Remedial Plan Kutch, Gujarat: Communities affected by the Tata Mundra (Coastal Gujarat Power Ltd) coal power plant in Kutch rejected the action plan developed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), calling it “non-serious, lacks genuineness, commitment or imagination.” ADB developed the remedialRead More

News Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 5 March, 2015

5 March, 2015 A.Coal & Energy Coal block auction: Usha Martin, Adani emerge winners on first day of Round 2: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Coal-block-auction-Usha-Martin-Adani-emerge-winners-on-first-day-of-Round-2/articleshow/46463102.cms? Little progress on industry corridor: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Little-progress-on-industry-corridor/articleshow/46463198.cms? PM Modi to inaugurate two 600 MW power units in MP’s Khandwa today: http://zeenews.india.com/news/madhya-pradesh/pm-modi-to-inaugurate-two-600-mw-power-units-in-mps-khandwa-today_1556680.html LS Passes Coal Bil: http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/LS-Passes-Coal-Bill/2015/03/05/article2698669.ece Clean coal power capacity may rise 103 GW byRead More

News clippings on Coal, Eenergy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 20 February, 2015

A.Coal & Energy Rules for mines auction to be readied by May: Narendra Singh Tomar:http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/46298917.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst Coal block auctions in India see aggressive bidding: http://www.sify.com/finance/fullstory.php?a=pctoc3aggbgfh&title=Coal_block_auctions_in_India_see_aggressive_bidding Half-way through coal e-auction, aggressive bids fetch Rs 60,000 cr: http://www.rediff.com/business/report/half-way-through-coal-e-auction-aggressive-bids-fetch-rs-60000-cr/20150219.htm ‘Aggressive bidding in auction to be credit negative for power companies’: http://www.dnaindia.com/money/report-aggressive-bidding-in-auction-to-be-credit-negative-for-power-companies-2062325 Coal Block Auction: Hindalco wins Gare Palma IV/5Read More