Binkara UG coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The proposed Binkara Underground Coalmine project of 0.54 MTPA on a mining lease area of 374.133 ha in the Lakhanpur coalfields[1] operated by South Eastern Coalfields Limited, is located in village Gumgara Kala, Tehsil Lakhanpur, District Surguja, State Chhattisgarh, India.

Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the proposed Binkara Underground Coalmine Project village Gumgara Kala, Tehsil Lakhanpur, District Surguja, State Chhattisgarh, India.

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Background on Mine

The proposed Binkara Underground Coalmine project of 0.54 MTPA on a mining lease area of 374.133 ha in the Lakhanpur coalfields operated by South Eastern Coalfields Limited, is located in village Gumgara Kala, Tehsil Lakhanpur, District Surguja, State Chhattisgarh, India. The project secured its environment clearance for a cpacity of 0.54 MTPA on 9 February 2011.[2]

However, the project is delayed due to delay in land acquisition & forestry clearance.[3]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: South Eastern Coalfields Limited
  • Parent company: Coal India Limited
  • Location: village Gumgara Kala, Tehsil Lakhanpur, District Surguja, State Chhattisgarh, India[2]
  • GPS coordinates: Latitude 23.080168, Longitude 83.012559 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled[4]
  • Production Capacity: 0.54 MTPA[2]
  • Total Resource: 13.69 MT[5]
  • Mineable Reserves: 10.88 MT[6]
  • Coal Type: Non-coking coal, Grade B-D[2]
  • Mine Size: 374.133 Ha[2]
  • Mine Type: Underground[2]
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  • Permits and Applications:Environment Clearance of Binkara Underground Coalmine project, MoEF&CC India, 9 February 2011

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