Cluster No. 9 (BCCL)

From Global Energy Monitor

Cluster 9 (BCCL) is a group of seven underground and opencast coal mines operated by Bharat Coking Coal Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, with a combined capacity of 6.55 million tonnes-per-annum (MTPA) in Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India.[1]

The operating mines include: Bararee, Jealgora, Jeenagora, Joyrampur, Lodna, and South Tisra mines.[1]

Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the Cluster 9 coal mines, with the Lodna mine in the center of the frame, in Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India.

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Background

Bharat Coking Coal Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, operates the Cluster 9 coal mines.

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Bharat Coking Coal Limited[1]
  • Parent company: Coal India
  • Location: Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India
  • Coordinates: 23.729089, 86.4431996 (approximate)
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity: 6.55 MTPA Total.[1]
  • Reserves: 438.5 MT Total.[2]
  • In service:
  • Permits:
  • Coal type:
  • Mining method: underground and opencast[1]

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