Budget 2015: India raises coal cess; electricity tariff to go up by 4-6 paise per unit5 min read . Updated: 28 Feb 2015, 11:49 PM IST
The clean energy cess will be increased from Rs100 to Rs200 per tonne of coal to finance clean environment initiatives
New Delhi: The government on Saturday proposed to raise levies on greenhouse gas-emitting coal, a move that will increase electricity tariffs while strengthening India’s position at upcoming global climate change negotiations.
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