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Ministry of Coal Transfers Badam Coal Block to NTPC in Jharkhand

Coal News - Published on Wed, 18 Sep 2019

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The Ministry of Coal has transferred the Badam coal block located in the state of Jharkhand to India’s largest power generating company NTPC Ltd on September 2, 2019. The coal block, earlier allocated to Bihar State Power Generation Company (BSPGCL) has been given to NTPC after it acquired the Barauni thermal plant from BSPGCL in December 2018.

With this coal block, NTPC currently possesses 10 coal blocks that is Pakri Barwadih, Chatti Bariatu including Chatti Bariatu-South, Kerandari, Dulanga, Talaipalli, Bhalumuda, Banai, Mandakini-B, Badam and Banhardih being developed by PVUNL, a JV company of NTPC & state Govt of Jharkhand coal blocks with a total estimated geological reserves of over 7.3 Billion Tonnes & production potential of about 113 Million Tonnes Per Annum.

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Posted By : Rabi Wangkhem on Wed, 18 Sep 2019
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