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Indian Supreme Court Rebuffs Coal Lobby Arguments

Bob Burton | Posted 12.02.2014 | Green
Bob Burton

While the Supreme Court heard and rejected the industry's arguments on two occasions, many of the same claims are being advanced once more in an effort to shape the Indian government's response to the court's decision.

American Banks Court Controversy With Coal India Offering

Justin Guay | Posted 11.04.2013 | Green
Justin Guay

Ignoring human rights abuses and coal's uncertain future, big banks line up for piece of world's largest coal miner Co-authored by Ashish Fernandes...

Australian Coal Is Not the Poverty-fighting Saviour for India

Chaitanya Kumar | Posted 10.13.2013 | World
Chaitanya Kumar

We are not fighting the reality that India needs energy to bring millions of our people out of poverty, but we are fighting the myth that coal is the solution.

The Great Indian Coal Bailout

Justin Guay | Posted 04.13.2013 | Green
Justin Guay

Those paying attention to the Indian coal sector know that it's in a state of crisis. Coal supplies for the number of planned plants are largely an illusion, plants that have been built are going bankrupt, and financiers publicly call it a 'distressed sector.'

India's Coal Illusion

Justin Guay | Posted 02.03.2013 | Green
Justin Guay

Unless India thinks it can lock down a monopoly on the global market, good luck fueling that pipeline. Even Australia's grand plans to more than double its coal exports wouldn't put a dent in this import bill. Speaking of bills...

The Carbon Noose Around Asia's Neck

Carl Pope | Posted 03.27.2012 | Green
Carl Pope

India's largely government-owned monopoly, Coal India, is changing its pricing system -- and the result will be a staggering 25 percent projected increase in the price of electricity generated with domestic coal.

The Next Huge IPO Market? It's Asia

AP | ERIKA KINETZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MUMBAI, India — Coal India Ltd., the world's largest coal company, announced Tuesday a $3.4 billion initial public offering that is India's larg...