Coal procurement process: Lucky Commodities lodges complaint with minister

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ISLAMABAD: M/s Lucky Commodities is said to have lodged a complaint with caretaker Minister for Power and Petroleum, Muhammad Ali on coal procurement process for Sahiwal imported coal-fired power plant, In a letter to caretaker Minister, the company referred to a bidding document dated November, 2023, floated by Huaneng Shandong Ruyi (Pakistan) Energy (Private) Limited for procurement of coal for…

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Plants accused of overcharging for low-quality coal

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ISLAMABAD: Shocking revelations emerged during a public hearing on coal pricing mechanisms, indicating that coal power plants in Pakistan are manipulating coal prices by importing lower-quality coal for their operations. In a significant disclosure, it was revealed that the Sahiwal coal power plant had procured coal at a time when coal prices were high and maintained an inventory that was…

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Coal pricing mechanism: power plants, coal suppliers question Nepra’s proposed revision

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ISLAMABAD: Coal power plants and coal suppliers on Thursday raised questions on NEPRA’s proposed revision in coal pricing mechanism without taking them on board, making irrational deductions, and the exchange rate that is hitting them as their invoices are not being cleared by the concerned agency. The NEPRA Authority, comprising Chairman Waseem Mukhtar, Member (Tariff and Finance), Mathar Niaz Rana,…

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Chinese coal operator threatens Thar extraction

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KARACHI: China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC), the operator of a Chinese coal mine in Thar block-II, has issued a warning that it will cease coal extraction activities unless its outstanding receivable of $50 million is settled by September 10, 2023. CMEC conveyed its concerns to Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) in a letter, revealing that it has not received…

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Britain Uses Coal Power Back Up For The First Time With Supply Tight

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Electric power transmission arch miniatures and Public Network logo are found in this delineation taken, December 9, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Outline
Walk 7 (Reuters) – England’s Public Matrix approached hold coal-power units interestingly to give power during a time of expected tight supplies on Tuesday as a chilly spell clears the country.

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