Regional Report: India
Between 31 July – 2 August 2012, India experienced the world’s largest electricity blackout. Despite this, India’s power industry looks set to remain in crisis amid a political stand-off over coal supply issues. Ng Weng Hoong explains why.
In Need Of Reform
The combination of structural flaws and political corruption that culminated in the “coalgate” scandal typify the challenges confronting the Indian coal industry. Elizabeth Stephens, JLT Specialty Ltd, UK, provides a risk-management perspective on the future of the industry.
Industry View: Why The World Continues To Rely On Coal
By Gregory H. Boyce, Peabody Energy, US.
The Importance Of Clean Conveyors
By Aaron Gibbs and Mark Bayley, ASGCO, US.
Geographic Eligibility: USA, Canada, Mexico, Selected International
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