Gayatri coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Gayatri Underground Coal Mine Project of 0.30 MTPA on a mining lease area of 507.472 ha in Bisrampur coal block operated by South Eastern Coalfields Limited is located in village Getra, Tehsil Ambikapur, District Surguja, State Chhattisgarh, India.

Location

The map below shows the proposed location of the Gayatri Underground Coal Mine Project in village Getra, Tehsil Ambikapur, District Surguja, State Chhattisgarh, India.

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Background on Mine

The Gayatri Underground Coal Mine Project of 0.30 MTPA on a mining lease area of 507.472 ha in Bisrampur coal block operated by South Eastern Coalfields Limited is located in village Getra, Tehsil Ambikapur, District Surguja, State Chhattisgarh, India. The project received environment clearance on 27 November 2002.[1] However, the project needs revalidation of its environment clearance as per the revised guidelines of the MoEF&CC, India.[2]

The Rehar coal block is divided in two blocks, Rehar East known as Rehar coal mine and Rehar West (Mani & Jogi) known as Gayatri coal mine.

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: South Eastern Coalfields Limited
  • Parent company: Coal India Limited
  • Location: village Getra, Tehsil Ambikapur, District Surguja, State Chhattisgarh, India[1]
  • GPS coordinates: Latitude 23.109945, Longitude 82.905101
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 0.30 MTPA
  • Total Resource: 47.8289 MT[3]
  • Mineable Reserves: 10.899 MT[3]
  • Coal Type: Non-coking coal, Grade C-D[3]
  • Mine Size: 507.472 Ha
  • Mine Type: Underground[1]
  • Start Year: 1997[4]
  • Source of Financing:
  • Permits and Applications:EC for Gayatri underground coal mine project, MoEF&CC India, 27 November 2002

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 EC for Gayatri underground coal mine project, MoEF&CC India, 27 November 2002
  2. Minutes of 38th EAC meeting, MoEF&CC India, 27 September 2018
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Scheme for tehcnology upgrade in mine, SECL 14 December 2016
  4. EC compliance report for July-December 2017 to MoEF&CC India, SECL, 26 January 2018

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