Dorli coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Dorli coal mines area a pair of opencast mines, operated by Singareni Collieries Company Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, with a capacity of 1.4 million tonnes per annum, in the village Dorli, Mandal Tiriyani, Adilabad, Telangana, India.

Location

The map below shows the Dorli Opencast coal mines in Village Dorli, District Adilabad, State Telangana, India

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Background on Mine

The Dorli Opencast- I & II coal mines spread over an area of 510.10 Ha + 296.46 Ha = 806.56 Ha in the village Dorli, Mandal Tiriyani, District Adilabad, State Telangana, India.

The Dorli coal mines are owned by Singareni Collieries Company Limited (a subsidiary of state-owned Coal India). Dorli Mines are located in the Bellampalli Area, and presently four mines are operating in the area, Dorli OC-I, Dorli OC-II, Khairagura OCP, Goleti 1&1A inclines Mines. The Dorli Mines have now been closed after exhausting their reserves.[1]

Mine Details

Dorli OC-I coal mine

  • Sponsor: Singareni Collieries Company Limited
  • Parent company: Coal India Limited
  • Location: village Dorli, Mandal Tiriyani, District Adilabad, State Telangana, India
  • GPS coordinates: 19.642819, 78.372232 (approx)
  • Status: Closed
  • Production Capacity: 0.7 MTPA
  • Total Resource: 21.657 million tonnes
  • Mineable Reserves: 19.697 million tonnes
  • Coal Type: Non-coking coal
  • Mine Size: 510.10 hectares
  • Mine Type: Opencast
  • Start Year: 1 December 2007
  • Source of Financing:
  • Permits and Applications: Environmental Clearance for Dorli OC-I, India MoEF&CC, 19 June, 2006

Dorli OC-II coal mine

  • Sponsor: Singareni Collieries Company Limited
  • Parent company: Coal India Limited
  • Location: village Dorli, Mandal Tiriyani, District Adilabad, State Telangana, India
  • GPS coordinates: 19.642819, 78.372232 (approx)
  • Status: Closed
  • Production Capacity: 0.7 MTPA
  • Total Resource: 7.403 MT
  • Mineable Reserves: 6.735 MT
  • Coal Type: Non-coking coal
  • Mine Size: 296.46 Ha
  • Mine Type: Opencast
  • Start Year: 11 June 2011
  • Source of Financing:
  • Permits and Applications: Environmental Clearance for Dorli OC-II, India MoEF&CC, 19 June, 2006,

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References

  1. SCCL to start production from 3 new mines, Telangana Today, 4 July 2019

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