Baitarni West Coal Mine

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Baitarni West Coal Mine is a proposed coal mine in Chhendipada, Angul, Odisha, India.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Mine Name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Baitarni West Coal Mine Chhendipada, Angul, Odisha, India 21.027778, 84.833056 (approximate)

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Table 2: Project status

Status Status Detail Project Type Opening Year Closing Year
Proposed Exploration New

Table 3: Operation details

Note: The asterisk (*) signifies that the value is a GEM estimated figure.
Capacity (Mtpa) Production (Mtpa) Year of Production Mine Type Mining Method Mine Size (km2) Mine Depth (m) Workforce Size
Surface Open Pit 50* *

Table 4: Coal resources and destination

Total Reserves (Mt) Year of Total Reserves Recorded Total Resources (Mt) Coalfield Coal Type Coal Grade Primary Consumer/ Destination
1097 Talcher Subbituminous Thermal

Table 5: Ownership and parent company

Owner Parent Company Headquarters
Gujarat Mineral Development Co Ltd Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation India

Note: The above section was automatically generated and is based on data from the GEM April 2024 Global Coal Mine Tracker dataset.


The Baitarni West Coal Mine is a proposed in Angul, Odisha, India.[1] The coal block was auctioned in the 2023 tranche. The successful bidder was Ultra Tech Cement Limited.[1]

  • Operator:Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation[1]
  • Owner: Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation
  • Location: Angul, Odisha, India[1]
  • Coordinates: 21.027778, 84.833056(exact)
  • Status: Proposed
  • Capacity: Unknown
  • Resource 1097 Mt[1]
  • In service:
  • Permits:
  • Coal type: Subbituminous
  • Mining method: Surface
  • Source of financing:

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Mine Summary of Coal Mines, MSTC Commerce, Coal Block Auctions, accessed February 2023