Barjora coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Barjora coal mine is an underground mine, operated by West Bengal Power Development Corporation, a state-owned company of the State of West Bengal, producing 0.5 million tonnes-per-annum (MTPA), in Birbhum, West Bengal, India.

Location

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Background on Mine

The Barjora coal mine is operated by West Bengal Power Development Corporation, a state-owned company of the State of West Bengal, in Birbhum, West Bengal, India.

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: West Bengal Power Development Corporation
  • Parent company: State of West Bengal
  • Location: Birbhum District, West Bengal State, India
  • Coordinates: 23.424232, 87.285137 (approximate)
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity: 0.5 MTPA[1]
  • Proven reserves: 1.24 MT
  • In service:
  • Permits:
  • Coal type:
  • Mining method: Surface
  • Source of financing:

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