Barmuri Coal Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Barmuri Coal Mine is a surface mine operated by Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, in the Raniganj Coalfield in Mugma, Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India.[1]

The mine is part of Cluster No. 2 (ECL) coal mines.[2]


The map below shows the location of the Cluster No. 2 coal mines.

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Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, operates the Cluster 2 coal mines, including Barmuri.[1] The mines proposed an expansion to 1.10 MTPA in 2016.[1]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Eastern Coalfields Limited[1]
  • Parent company: Coal India
  • Location: Mugma, Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India
  • Coordinates: 23.782796, 86.718731 (approximate)[2]
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity:0.23 million tonnes per annum[1]
  • Production: 0.43 million tonnes (2020)
  • Reserves:
  • In service:
  • Permits:
  • Coal type:
  • Mining method: Surface, Opencast
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Ministry of Environment, Forests, & Climate Change,Cluster No. 2 Environmental Clearance Letter Expansion, June 16, 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Central Mine Planning & Design Institute Ltd., Final Environmental Impact Assessment & Environmental Management Plan Cluster No. 2 for EC Amendment, December 2013.

External articles