Bejdiha coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Bejdiha coal mine is operated by Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, in the Sodepur Area of Paschim Bardhaman and Purulia in West Bengal, India.

The mine is part of Cluster No. 6 (ECL) mines include: Dhemonmain, Sodepur mines, Narsamunda, Patmohana mines, Chinakuri mines, Bejdiha, Methani mines, and Sheetalpur mines.[1]

Location

The map below shows the location of the Cluster No. 6 mines in Paschim Bardhaman and Purulia, West Bengal, India.

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Background on Mine

Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India operates the dozen closely clustered mines in the region.

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Eastern Coalfields Limited
  • Location: Paschim Bardhaman and Purulia, West Bengal, India.
  • Coordinates: 23.6935, 86.8753 (exact)
  • Status: Operating[1]
  • Production: 0.03 million tonnes (2020)[2]
  • Reserves:
  • In service:
  • Permits:
  • Coal type: Subbituminous
  • Mining method: Underground
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Central Mine Planning & Design Institute Ltd.,Final Environmental Impact Assessment &Environmental Management Place, Cluster No. 6, February 2014
  2. Ministry of Environment, Forests, & Climate Change, Cluster No. 6 Environmental Clearance Letter, January 16, 2015.

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