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Coal India Limited

Coal India Limited is an Indian state-controlled coal mining company headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India and the largest coal-producing company in the world and a Maharatna company. The company contributes to around 82% of the coal production in India.

Coal India Limited (CIL) as an organized state owned coal mining corporate came into being in November 1975 with the government taking over private coal mines. With a modest production of 79 Million Tonnes (Mt) at the year of its inception CIL today is the single largest coal producer in the world. Operating through 82 mining areas CIL is an apex body with 7 wholly owned coal producing subsidiaries and 1 mine planning and consultancy company spread over 8 provincial states of India. CIL also fully owns a mining company in Mozambique christened as 'Coal India Africana Limitada'. CIL also manages 200 other establishments like workshops, hospitals etc. Further, it also owns 26 technical & management training institutes and 102 Vocational Training Institutes Centres. Indian Institute of Coal Management (IICM) as a state-of-the-art Management Training 'Centre of Excellence' - the largest Corporate Training Institute in India - operates under CIL and conducts multi-disciplinary management development programmes.
CIL having fulfilled the financial and other prerequisites was granted the Maharatna recognition in April 2011. It is a privileged status conferred by Government of India to select state owned enterprises in order to empower them to expand their operations and emerge as global giants. So far, the select club has only seven members out of290 Central Public Sector Enterprises in the country (as on 31/03/2014, source-DPE).

Coal India Limited news

Coal India extends support to set up O2 Plant at ESI Hospital, Ujjain

New Delhi: Coal India Limited is extending financial support of Rs. 50 lakhs to the district administration of Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh for setting up of an Oxygen Generation Plant at Government ESI Hospital, Nagda, Ujjain. The Oxygen Generation Plant will have a capacity to generate 500 litres of oxy
Posted Date :  23-06-21

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Centre to receive Rs 1,426 crore as dividend from Coal India Limited

New Delhi: The government will receive Rs 1,426 crore as dividend from Coal India Limited (CIL) after the dry fuel miner on Monday announced an additional final dividend of 35 percent or Rs 3.5 per share on equity shares of Rs 10 each, an official said. The total dividend payout for FY'21 stood
Posted Date :  16-06-21

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CIL initiates a support 'Food for Life' in Delhi under CSR

New Delhi: Coal India Ltd. is extending financial support of Rs. 18.75  lakhs for a social initiative “Food for Life”,  to ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness) in Delhi, who will cook wholesome food in their kitchens and distribute 5000 meals daily at Bijwas
Posted Date :  11-06-21

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CIL CSR initiative-Distributes food packets in Kolkata

Kolkata: Coal India Limited (CIL) in its new CSR initiative distributes wholesome packed meals in Kolkata to the near and dear ones of patients admitted in hospitals and unable to feed themselves as all eateries are closed to the lockdown. CIL has roped in ISKCON (International Society for Kris
Posted Date :  24-05-21

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CIL installed 50 oxygen concentrators to fight Covid

New Delhi: Coal India Limited, a state-owned coal mining corporate has installed 25 oxygen concentrators at the COVID medical facilities of Northern Coalfields Ltd. in Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh, and 25 have been sent to the COVID medical facilities in Bharat Coking Coal Ltd. at Dhanbad in Jharkhand,
Posted Date :  18-05-21

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Coal India Limited extends support for oxygen plant in Jharkhand

New Delhi: The largest coal-producing company in the world, Coal India Limited (CIL) has extended the financial assistance of Rs. 99 Lakhs under its CSR initiative for an oxygen generation plant for a 50 bedded COVID hospital and setting up of a 10 bedded ICU in the District Hospital, Simdega i
Posted Date :  10-05-21

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CIL starts workplace vaccination at is corporate headquarters

Kolkata: Coal India Limited has started administering COVID-19 vaccinations to eligible employees who are 45 years of age or older, at its corporate headquarters in Kolkata. This has not only made it convenient for the employees but also helps them avoid travel to other centres for a vaccine th
Posted Date :  07-05-21

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Coal India extended financial support to Ekal Vidyalayas in Jharkhand

Kolkata: Coal India Limited (CIL) in a new CSR initiative has extended financial support of Rs. 22 Lakhs for the functioning of 100 Ekal Vidyalayas in Jharkhand. This unique concept of non-formal primary schooling is where one teacher, usually from the same village, teaches 25 to 30 students in the
Posted Date :  28-04-21

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CIL signs MoU with Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd

New Delhi: CIL has signed its first power purchase agreement for the sale of 100 MW solar power to Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL) for a period of 25 years.  In its maiden venture into solar power, CIL had won a 100 MW solar power project in a reverse auction conducted by GUVNL. 
Posted Date :  23-04-21

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CIL planted a hundred million saplings over 39,000 hectares of land

New Delhi: Coal India Limited, an Indian government undertaking, and coal mining and refining entity under the ownership of the Ministry of Coal have planted a hundred million saplings over 39,000 hectares of land to mitigate climate change.   CIL has created 2.4 hectares of forest for ea
Posted Date :  22-04-21

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