Home » COAL » Coal Linkage Rationalization

Coal Linkage Rationalization

  • In 2017, CIL has done source rationalization of 12 state owned power plants based on the requests from these plants. The quantity rationalized was about 13 MT. The approximate potential annual savings in transportation cost by these power plants would be to the tune of Rs 774 crore, details of which are as under:
  • Sr. No State/ Developer Power Plant Quantity rationalized

    (in MT)

    Potential Annual Savings

    (in Crore)

      Maharashtra Bhusawal 2.312 415
    1 Paras 1.204
      Chandrapur 1.525
    2 Haryana RGTPP 1.33 50
    3 (JV of NTPC & HPGCL) APCPL, Jhajjar 1.13 31
      Gujarat Wanakbori 3  
    4 Ukai 240
      Gandhinagar  
      West Bengal Bakreshwar 1.2 2
    5 Kolaghat
      Santaldih
    6 Uttar Pradesh Paricha 1.2 36
    Total 12.901 774

     

    Total coal movement rationalization of 54.76 MT has taken place with annual potential savings of Rs. 3354 crore.

    An Inter-Ministerial Task Force (IMTF) was constituted in July, 2017 to undertake a comprehensive review of existing coal sources of Independent Power Producers (IPPs) having linkages and consider the feasibility for rationalization of these sources with a view to optimize transportation cost given the various technical constraints. The underlying objective behind the exercise was to reduce the landed cost of coal due to reduction in transportation cost. The methodology for linkage rationalization for IPPs has been accepted by the Government and the same has been circulated on 15.05.2018 to the CIL/SCCL to implement the methodology.

    This information was given by the Minister of Railways, Coal, Finance & Corporate Affairs, Shri Piyush Goyal in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha

About Indianindustry Media

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

x

Check Also

Subsidy to Artisans under Solar Charkha Mission

The scheme Mission Solar Charkha is enterprise driven scheme and envisages setting up of ‘Solar ...

Public Enterprises Survey 2018-19 Tabled in Parliament

Total Paid up Capital in all CPSES as on 31.3.2019 Stood at Rs. 2,75,697 Crore ...

Rising Demand of Oil

As per World Energy Outlook 2019 published by International Energy Agency, India’s oil demand in ...

Coal stocks at power plants increase by 77% to 34.25 MT: Pralhad Joshi

Coal stocks at power plants peaked to 34.25 million tonnes on January 26, equivalent to ...

73.47 Lakh  Candidates Trained Under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY)

Under the Skill India Mission, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship is implementing a flagship ...

977 Steel Plants in the country

The total number of steel plants in the country is 977.  In the public sector, ...

Ministry of Coal Releases Discussion Paper on Auction of Coal Mines for Sale of Coal

Moving ahead after the recent amendments MMDR Act 1957 and the CMSP Act 2015,the Ministry ...

New Guidelines and Simplified Approval Process for Coal Projects; to Enhance Ease of Doing Business

In sync with the Government’s commitment for ‘Ease of doing business’, theMinistry of Coalhas decided ...

Allocation of 5 Coal Mines Approved

The Ministry of Coal, after a long gap of 4 years, has approved the allocation ...

Trade with BRICS Nations

The percentage share of Intra BRICS trade to its global trade is 10.61% (2017). The ...

WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com