Banki UG coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Banki Underground Coal Mine Project is part of the Banki Surakachar coal block of 5040.091 ha combined mining lease area and is located in village Banki, Tehsil Kathgora, District Korba, State Chhattisgarh, India.

Location

The map below shows the proposed location of the Banki Underground Coal Mine Project in village, Banki, Tehsil Kathgora, District Korba, State Chhattisgarh, India.[1]

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Background on Mine

The Banki Underground Coal Mine Project is part of the Banki Surakachar coal block of 5040.091 ha combined mining lease area and is located in village Banki, Tehsil Kathgora, District Korba, State Chhattisgarh, India. The project started coal production from 16 January 1963, when there was no pre-requisite for environmental clearance. However, the project received environment clearance on 31 July 2011.[2]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: South Eastern Coalfields Limited[2]
  • Parent company: Coal India Limited
  • Location: village, Banki, Tehsil Kathgora, District Korba, State Chhattisgarh, India[2]
  • GPS coordinates: Latitude 22.386533, Longitude 82.596070[1]
  • Status: Closed[3]
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  • Coal Type: Non-coking coal, Grade 5, B-C[2]
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  • Mine Type: Underground[2]
  • Start Year: 1963[2]
  • Source of Financing:
  • Permits and Applications:District Survey Report Korba, Directorate of Geology and Mining, Govt of Chhattisgarh, 2016

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Banki coal mine information, accessed on April 16, 2020
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 District Survey Report Korba, Directorate of Geology and Mining, Govt of Chhattisgarh, 2016
  3. Minister of coal in Parliament, 8 August 2018

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