India Beyond Coal

Oct 29 2012

Who’s the winner?


With the advancement of technology in our thermal power plants, the number of jobs that are on offer are growing smaller and smaller. It requires less than 50 people to operate a thermal power plant but coal companies keep drumming the opposite beat of providing thousands of jobs in order to acquire precious land. The country is littered with stories of power plants that have come up on the false pretext of providing high quality jobs. Chattisgargh is one state that is investing a lot of money in tapping into its vast reserves of coal but a recent statement from …