Coal India: Major steps initiated to ensure supply of quality coal

Last Modified: Tue Nov 24 2015 10:45:57 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • #2
    key steps - crushing and washing - to be made mandatory in order to significantly improve quality of coal supplied. This is part of the overall UDAY Scheme for turnaround of DISCOMS.
  • 01-Jan-2016
    100% coal that is supplied by Coal India will be crushed, in order to address one of the major concerns relating to quality of coal. This will also ease overall handling and processing.
  • 01-Oct-2018
    Coal India to supply 100% washed coal for G10 grade and above by setting up washeries. This will address a number of environmental issues as washed coal will prevent the coal ash from being disseminated.