Bhadra Coal Mine

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Bhadra Coal Mine is an operating coal mine in Bhadra, Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Mine Name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Bhadra Coal Mine Bhadra, Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India 23.189078, 81.932398 (exact)

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Project Details

Table 2: Project status

Status Status Detail Opening Year Closing Year
Operating 1993

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
0.18[1] 0.125[1] 2022[1] Underground 1.3[1] 300* 849*

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
6.55[1] 2022[1] Sohagpur Subbituminous Thermal

Table 5: Ownership and parent company

Owner Parent Company Headquarters
South Eastern Coalfields Ltd Coal India India

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

Background on Mine

The mine, also known as the Bhadra Underground Coal Mine Project, is operated by South Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India. The mine has a capacity 0.40 million-tonnes-per-annum. It is located on an area of 130 Ha. The project has been in operation since 1993-94 with a capacity of 0.18 MTPA based on the consent letter received from the Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board under the Air and Water Pollution Control Act.[2]

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  2. Executive summary fo the Bhadra UG coal mine, SECL, April 2006.