Amelia (North) coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Amelia (North) is a 2.8 million tonne-per-annum opencast coal mine located in Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh, India.[1]

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the Amelia (North) mine, in Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh, India.

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Background on Mine

The opencast mine, operated by Jaiprakash Power Ventures Ltd (JPVL)[2] produces 2.88 million tonnes annually for the Jaypee Nigrie Super Thermal Power Project.[1] In 2015, it filed a permit to expand capacity to 4.2 million tonnes.[1]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Jaiprakash Power Ventures Ltd (JPVL)[2]
  • Location: Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Coordinates: 24.144472, 82.434839 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity: 2.8 million tonnes
  • Reserves: 70.28 million tonnes[2]
  • In service:
  • Permits:
  • Coal type:
  • Coal plant: Jaypee Nigrie Super Thermal Power Project[3]
  • Mining method: opencast
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 M/s Crystal Consultants, Amelia (North) Coal Mine Expansion Project, 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Jaiprakash Power Ventures win Amelia North coal mine, Economic Times, February 17, 2015.
  3. Thermal Power, Jaiprakash Power Ventures Ltd, accessed March 3, 2020

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