Economy Government looking at opening coal auctions to steel, power sectors, says Piyush Goyal Updated : June 12, 2018 06:17 AM IST The government was looking at opening auctions of coal mines to the steel and power sectors, Goyal said. Goyal, who runs the coal and railway ministries said different proposals were underway with respect to mines auctioning. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.