In an try to deal with the problem of coal scarcity being confronted by sure thermal energy stations, the federal government is easing coal inventory guidelines to permit diversion of gasoline to stations having essential degree of shares.
At a assessment assembly of thermal energy vegetation, Union Energy Minister R.Ok. Singh requested the ability secretary to have a look at the potential of decreasing the benchmark of 14 days of coal shares to 10 days for figuring out and diverting coal to vegetation with extraordinarily depleted shares.
As soon as applied, this might tackle the problems of plenty of thermal vegetation having essential degree of coal provides whereas others functioning with satisfactory or extra coal shares. Decrease coal shares at sure vegetation had impacted energy era in the previous few months.
The Energy Minister additionally desired the ministry to carry a separate assessment of energy vegetation with captive mines to make sure most use of those mines by the ability vegetation.
He additionally urged the ministry officers to look extra into mixing imported and indigenous coal for higher economics for the vegetation, in case