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Government Subsidies For Coal Nearly 400 Times More Than Environment Ministry Budget

New Delhi: Indian government subsidies for fossil fuels, including oil and gas, have decreased by 76% over the three years to 2017, but subsidies for the coal industry have remained stable over the same period, a new study by think-tank International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), has found. India, the world’s second largest consumer of coal and the fourth largest emitter of carbon dioxide, […]

Second part of Parliament’s Budget session from today; Electricity Amendment Bill listed