indigenous coal

indigenous coal

[in′dij·ə·nəs kōl]
(geology)
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Steam Unit with Circulating Fluidized Bed Combustion (CFBC) Boiler would be used in the plant and it would be run through imported and indigenous coal.The Plant gross efficiency would be 37.58 per cent.
On the other hand, Pakistan has large indigenous coal reserves estimated at over 186 billion tons which are sufficient to meet the energy requirements of the country on long-term basis.
The injection of the electrons produced for the very first time from Thar coal - regarded as the 7th largest coal reserve in the world with 175 billion tons of lignite coal - has redefined Pakistan's energy landscape and secured country's energy future on an indigenous coal which will eventually free Pakistan from the dependence on foreign fuel mix.
He urged the Federal Government to discourage import of coal and instead use indigenous coal of Thar for local industries as this would go a long way to earn foreign exchange and also bolster local industries.
While the first unit has started pumping power, produced by indigenous coal, into the national grid from Monday, the second one will be functional next month.
Together, the mining and power projects managed by Engro are expected to rack up a total of $1.6 billion in foreign exchange savings a year since power will be produced using indigenous coal, the press release stated.
The major on-going coal fired power plants in public/private sector utilize imported coal due to some technical demerits of indigenous coal reserves.
Instead of encouraging investment in thermal power generation based on the indigenous coal reserves, agreements were made with Chinese companies for setting up 13 power plants which would use coal imported from China, producing very expensive electricity.
Limited, one of the first indigenous Coal Power Project at Thar Coal
HBL is the advisor, arranger, equity investor and financier to the first indigenous coal mine and power project in Pakistan which will not only provide energy, but also save on foreign exchange, utilize domestic coal, will result in transfer of technology and expertise and most importantly improve the living standards of people of the Thar region.
HBL is the advisor, arranger, equity investor and financier to the first indigenous coal mine and power project in Pakistan which will not only provide energy but also save on foreign exchange, utilize domestic coal, will result in the transfer of technology and expertise and most.
The Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) made history on June 10 after unearthing the very first layer of indigenous coal from its open-pit coal mine in Thar Coal Block - II in Tharparkar district at a depth of 140 meters (460 feet) below the surface.

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