Coal India to seek EoI for Coal to Liquid Project

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 19 Mar 2017 09:33:48


KOLKATA,

Mar 18,

(PTI),

COAL India on Saturday said it had agreed to float an expression of interest for Coal to Liquid (CTL) project. “We have authorised Central Coalfields to float EoI for a CTL project at Chatra,” Coal India Chairman, Sutirtha Bhattacharya said here on the sidelines of Coal Consumer Association of India event on coal quality. Coal India has already sought interest from technology licensors for converting coal to chemical for a commercial project at Dankuni, West Bengal. The Dankuni project is coal based methanol plant from high calorific of Eastern Coalfields but the Central Coalfield project will be a CTL one which is usually referred as coal to auto fuel.