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Coal India plans to manufacture solar wafers and participate in solar auction: Report

Coal India is planning to bet big on solar as the world’s largest coal miner is looking to venture into solar wafer manufacturing and wants to “aggressively” participate in the country’s solar energy auctions, chairman of Coal India Pramod Agarwal told Reuters in an interview. Pramod Agarwal speaking to the news agency said “Coal as […]

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Coal India, NLC India JV to install 3,000-MW solar power assets

Coal India Ltd (CIL) and NLC India together will develop solar power assets of 3,000 MW with a likely investment of around Rs 12,000 crore, said sources speaking to PTI. The two companies recently announced that they would form a JV to develop 5,000 MW of solar and thermal power assets across the country. They […]

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Coal India planning to generate 20,000 MW solar power in the next 10 years

Coal India Ltd is planning to generate about 20,000 megawatt (MW) solar power in the next 10 years as part of its diversification plan, a senior company official has said. India has set a target to generate 100 GW of solar power by 2022. “For Coal India to be sustainable we must diversify. We have […]

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