Amadand coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Amadand coal mine is an opencast mine, operated by South Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, producing 1.15 million-tonnes-per-annum on an area of 884.71 Ha is located in Amadand, Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India.[1]

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the Amadand coal mine in Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India.[1]

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Background on Mine

The Amadand coal mine is an opencast mine, operated by South Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, producing 1.15 million-tonnes-per-annum on an area of 884.71 Ha is located in Amadand, Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India. The Amadand Opencast Block is located in the Eastern part of South Sohagpur Coalfield and is flanked by working mines of Hasdeo and Jamuna & Kotma areas of South Eastern Coalfields Limited (SECL) to the east and west respectively. Detailed exploration of the area was taken up by CMPDI in August 1990 and comprehensive geological information was provided in Geological reports on Amadand Opencast area in December 1995, Amadand East U/G Block in January 1998 and Amadand West U/G Block in November 1999.[2]

The Environment Clearance for 1.15 MTPA was issued vide letter No. J- 11015/46/2002- IA. II (M) dt. 05.10.2004 from MOEF, Govt. of India.[1]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: South Eastern Coalfields Limited[1]
  • Parent company: Coal India Limited[1]
  • Location: Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • GPS coordinates: 23.157942, 82.061533
  • Production Capacity: 1.15 MTPA[2]
  • Totl Resource: 160.57 MT[2]
  • Extractable Reserves: 70.46 MT[2]
  • Coal Type: Non-coking, Grade B-G, GCV 4933 Kcal/Kg[2]
  • Mine Size: 884.71 Ha[2]
  • Mine Type: Opencast
  • Start Year:
  • Source of Financing:
  • Permits and Applications:

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Central Mine Planning & DEsgin Institute Limited, Environmental Clearance, Application for Form-1, September, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Project Report the Expansion of the Amandand Opencast Project, CMPDI, July 2015

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