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Coal India set to spend Rs 200 crore on upgrading its existing GPS tracking system

A truck loads piles of coal at a coal mining site in Berau, Indonesia's East Kalimantan province September 26, 2011. The Indonesian energy and minerals ministry has been drafting a rule that by 2014 would require miners to carry out minimum processing on minerals before exporting. Any regulation that is part of a mining and coal law introduced in 2009 requires miners to process coal and minerals into higher-value products before exporting them, as Southeast Asia 's largest economy seeks to boost revenue from the mining sector. Picture taken September 26, 2011. REUTERS/Yusuf Ahmad (INDONESIA - Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS)

On a technical overhaul drive, domestic coal giant CIL will spend Rs 200 crore initially on various areas including electronic fencing of mines on the lines of practices in advanced nations like US and Australia. The technical upgrade includes fitting all …

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