Coal India Ltd is the largest coal producer in the world with a production of 462 MT in FY14 and reserves of 80.9 BT. CIL accounts for approximately 80 per cent of the total coal produced in India, and virtually enjoys a monopoly in the domestic market.
Coal India board ratifies Rs.11,000 crore thermal power foray
The Coal India board has ratified the first 1,600 MW (800 MW x 2) pithead thermal power project by its subsidiary Mahanadi Coalfields at a capital expenditure of Rs 11,000 crore for the foray into electricity generation by the world´s biggest coal producer.
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