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Neyveli Lignite Corporation India Limited

NLC is a Central Public Sector Enterprise with Navratna status under the administrative control of the Ministry of Coal. NLC was incorporated in the year 1956 under the Companies Act, 1956 with the objective of meeting the electricity demand of the southern states of India by excavating lignite for generation of power.

NLC India Limited (formerly Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited) (NLC) is a company in the fossil fuel mining sector in India and thermal power generation. It annually produces about 30 million tonne lignite from opencast mines at Neyveli in the state of Tamil Nadu in southern India and at Barsingsar in Bikaner district of Rajasthan state. The lignite is used at pithead thermal power stations of 3240 MW installed capacity to produce electricity. Its joint venture has a 1000 MW thermal power station using coal. Lately it has diversified into renewable energy production and installed 141 MW solar power plant to produce electricity from photovoltaic (PV) cells and 51 MW electricity from windmills.
 
It was incorporated in 1956 and was wholly owned by the government of India. A small portion of its stock was sold to the public to list its shares on stock exchanges where its shares are traded. It is under the administrative control of Ministry of Coal.

Neyveli Lignite Corporation India Limited news

NCL Deploys Nation s first Indigenously developed electric Dump truck

Singraouli: The Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL), has deployed first indigenously developed electric dump truck (dumper) in its Amlohri coal mine. This dumper is manufactured by Bharat Earth Movers Limited (BEML). With the capacity of 205 tonnes, this is the highest capacity dumper ever deployed
Posted Date :  17-12-18

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Coal Consumer Power Plants of NCL have Sufficient Coal Stock: CMD NCL

Singrauli: Shri P. K. Sinha, Chairman-Cum-Managing Director (CMD) of Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) has said that coal consumer power plants of NCL have sufficient coal stock, during inauguration session of the first ‘International Conference on Opencast Mining Technology & Sustainability-20
Posted Date :  14-12-18

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National Award to NCL in-house Journal NCL Panorama

Dehradun: Northern Coalfields Limited NCL has bagged a national award for its in-house journal 'NCL Panorama.' The Public Relations Society of India (PRSI), the largest body of Public Relations practitioners in India, has conferred the awards on NCL.   Shri Trivendra Singh Rawat
Posted Date :  10-12-18

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CMD NCL Awarded with IMMA Excellence Award

Dhanbad: Shri Prabhat Kumar Sinha, Chairman & Managing Director, Northern Coalfields Limited, has been awarded 'IMMA Excellence Award 2018' for his outstanding contribution to the Indian coal industry. Shri Sinha, who has to his credit more than 36 years of diverse experience as a mining
Posted Date :  07-12-18

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Excellent Award to the NCL Officials on its Foundation Day

Singrauli: On the Occasion of the 34th Raising Day of the Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) the company's excellent areas (area) was rewarded in various categories related to the company. At the same time, the teams and employees who have done outstanding work in different categories at the
Posted Date :  01-12-18

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NCL Steps-Up Coal Supply to Power Houses by 8 Percent

Singrauli: The coal production of Northern Coalfields Limited grew by 12% during the month ended in November. The company also registered a growth of 8% in coal off-take.   Shri Prabhat Kumar Sinha -led company has produced 65.63 million tonnes of coal till November 2018 as against 58.8
Posted Date :  02-12-18

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NCL Shines at Coal India Foundation Day

Kolkata: Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) bagged three awards in different categories at 44th CIL Foundation Day on Thursday. The awards were presented by Shri Piyush Goyal Minister of Coal & Railways in a grand ceremony held at Kolkata.   The company bagged 'Best Achievement Award
Posted Date :  02-11-18

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NCL Celebrates 44th Foundation Day of Coal India Limited

Singrauli: Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) on 1st October celebrated 44th Foundation Day of its holding company Coal India Limited (CIL) with zeal. The central event was held in the Headquarters premises where homage was paid to coal martyrs at ‘Shaheed Smaarak’ followed by a moment of sile
Posted Date :  01-11-18

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Kriti Mahila Mandal Organised Dental Health Camp

Singrauli: Kriti Mahila Mandal (KMM) of Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) organized a Dental Health Camp in Government Primary School of village Karela on Thursday. President, KMM, Smt Sangeeta Sinha graced the programme as Chief Guest while Vice President, KMM, Smt. Neelu Thakur was present as s
Posted Date :  04-10-18

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NCL Organised Grand Painting Exhibition on Gandhi Jayanti

Singrauli: NCL organized grand painting exhibition on occasion of Gandhi Jayanti to spread the message of Bapu’s vision of Clean India far and wide. The Director (Technical/Operations) NCL Shri Gunadhar Pandey graced the occasion as Chief Guest and inaugurated the exhibition on Tuesday at Offic
Posted Date :  03-10-18

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NCL Registers a Growth of 13% in Coal Production and 10% in off-take

Singrouli: Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) has produced 48.38 Million Tonnes of coal and despatched 49.19 million tonnes of coal in the first half of the current year (i.e. from April to September). In the first half of the current year, the coal production and dispatch are in excess of the ass
Posted Date :  01-10-18

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CMD NCL Honored for the best case study on OB Dump Management

New Delhi: Shri Prabhat Kumar Sinha, Chairman-cum-Managing Director of Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) has been honored by the prestigious Institute Mining geological and metallurgical institute (MGMI) of the mining area. Paper 'Case Study: Strategic Recovery and Management of Coal Face Aft
Posted Date :  01-10-18

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NCL to Build Eco-Park in Varanasi

Singrauli: Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) has signed an MoU with the Railways to make a large eco-park near Manduadih railway station in Varanasi. With an amount of approximately Rs 2 crore given by NCL, the Railways will not only create eco-parks, but will also preserve a large reservoir at t
Posted Date :  27-09-18

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Shri Ajit Kumar Chowdhary Selected as Director Technical of WCL

New Delhi: Shri Ajit Kumar Chowdhary, General Manager, Nigahi Area, Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) has been selected for the post of Director (Technical) of Coal India subsidiary Western Coalfields Limited (WCL). Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) on Tuesday recommended the name of Shri
Posted Date :  25-09-18

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NCL Bags SKOCH Order of Merit Award for Risk Management

New Delhi: Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) has bagged the prestigious SKOCH-Order of Merit Award. The company received this award for the best work in Corporate Excellence Projects related to Risk Management in the country. Senior Manager (mining) Shri. S.T. Patil received this honour on behalf
Posted Date :  25-09-18

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NCL Signed an MoU with Varanasi District Administration

Singrauli: Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) has taken another major step forward by moving ahead of its campaign to contribute to the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' and environmental protection run by the Government of India to realize the dream of Mahatma Gandhi's clean India. Under the Co
Posted Date :  24-09-18

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Shivraj Singh Lauded NCL and Coal India

New Delhi: Shri Shivraj Singh, Senior Manager (Corporate Planning) of Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) has earned laurels not only for him but also for NCL and its holding company Coal India Limited (CIL). He has scored the frist rank in the 'Executive Diploma in Project Management' (EDP
Posted Date :  21-09-18

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