Cluster No. 7 (ECL)

From Global Energy Monitor

Cluster No. 7 is a group of underground and opencast coal mines operated by Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, with a combined capacity of 0.74 million tonnes-per-annum (MTPA) in Paschim Bardhaman, West Bengal, India.[1]

The operating mines include Barmondia, Bhanora West mines, Chakballavpur, and Manoharbahal.

Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the Cluster No. 7 coal mines in Paschim Bardhaman, West Bengal, India.

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Background

Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, operates the Cluster 7 coal mines.

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Eastern Coalfields Limited[1]
  • Parent company: Coal India
  • Location: Paschim Bardhaman, West Bengal, India.[1]
  • Coordinates: 23.729521, 86.993622
  • Status: operating
  • Capacity: Barmondia (0.03 MTPA), Bhanora West (0.13 MTPA), Bhanora West opencast (0.5 MTPA), Chakballavpur (0.04 MTPA), Manoharbahal (0.04 MTPA).[1]
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  • Mining method: underground and opencast
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