Kolkata: Coal India on Monday announced auction of coal linkages of tranche III for the non-regulated sector.
"Ministry of Coal...has issued policy guidelines and directed CIL (Coal India Ltd) to conduct auction of coal linkages for the non-regulated sector. Towards this, CIL announces auction of coal linkages (Tranche III) for non-regulated sector," the miner said in a regulatory filing.
However, it has not yet finalised the quantity of fuel to be offered in the proposed auction.
"The quantity to be offered in the tranche III is being worked out at present and the auction is likely to be conducted by July end or August," a Coal India official said.
The miner had offered 22 million tonnes of coal in the first tranche and 15 million tonnes in the second tranche, he said.
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