Why coal will continue to burn in India

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While petrol and diesel prices impact consumers directly, India is plagued by concerns around another fossil fuel, coal. However, coal helps meet around 45% of India’s energy needs. Power sector is the single major consumer of coal, and 79% of our electricity generation is accounted for by fossil fuels, primarily coal. The intermittent and unreliable […]

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Diesel guzzler Indian Railways planning to turn to natural gas to cut cost

Indian Railways has signed a preliminary deal with gas firm GAIL (India) Ltd to use natural gas in some of its operations, part of a drive by the world’s third-biggest oil consuming country to gradually shift to cleaner fuels. India is building infrastructure, including pipelines and import facilities, to raise the share of gas in its energy mix to 15 […]

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