Godavarikhani 10 Incline project

From Global Energy Monitor

The proposed Godavarikhani 10 Incline Coal Mine Project is a combined project of two existing old underground mines started in the year 1975 and 1985 respectively with a capacity of 0.45 MTPA for GDK 10 and 0.57 MTPA for GDK10A Incline. The mines operated by Singareni Collieries Company Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, are located in village Nagepalli, Mandal Ramagiri, District Peddapally, State Telangana, India.


Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the Godavarikhani 10 Incline Coal Mine Project invillage Nagepalli, Mandal Ramagiri, District Peddapally, State Telangana, India.

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Background on Mine

The proposed Godavarikhani 10 Incline Coal Mine Project is a combined project of two existing old underground mines started in the year 1975 and 1985 respectively with a capacity of 0.45 MTPA for GDK 10 and 0.57 MTPA for GDK10A Incline. The mines operated by Singareni Collieries Company Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, are located in village Nagepalli, Mandal Ramagiri, District Peddapally, State Telangana, India.

Environmental Clearances were obtained vide letter no.J-11015/14/86-IA, dated 9th July, 1986[1] for a production capacity of 0.45 MTPA for GDK10 Incline and vide letter no.11015/25/83.EN.5 & J-11015/7/84-EN.5,dated 11th July, 1985 for a production capacity of 0.57 Mtpa for GDK10A Incline respectively.[2]

Now, it is proposed for Revalidation of Environmental Clearance for the GDK-10 Incline(Cluster of GDK 10 Incline and GDK 10A Incline) with a production capacity of 0.30 MTPA, in the project area of 483.27 ha under the provisions of S.O. 1533, dated 14.09.2006 & S.O.1530(E),dated 6th April,2018 of MoEF&CC issued under Environment (Protection) Act,1986. In this context so as to Revalidate Environmental clearance, the pre-feasibility report is prepared as per the guidelines issued by MoEF & CC vide no J- 11013/41/2006-IA.II (I), dated 30.12.2010.[3]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Singareni Collieries Company Limited
  • Parent company: Coal India Limited
  • Location: village Nagepalli, Mandal Ramagiri, District Peddapally, State Telangana, India
  • GPS coordinates: Latitude 18.6494444, 18.6797222 Longitude 79.56361111111111, 79.58416666666666[3]
  • Status: Proposed
  • Production Capacity: 0.30 MTPA[3]
  • Total Resource: 120.80[3]
  • Mineable Reserves: 0.3 MT[3]
  • Coal Type: Non-coking coal, G8[3]
  • Mine Size: 483.27 Ha hectares[3]
  • Mine Type: Underground[3]
  • Start Year: 1975[3]
  • Source of Financing:
  • Permits and Applications: Environment Clearance for Godavarikhani 11A Incline Coal Mine Project, MoEF&CC India, 10 August 1990

Expansion Details

  • Status: Operating
  • Size of Expansion:
  • Permits and Applications:

Articles and resources

References

  1. EC Letter, MoEF&CC India
  2. EC complaince letter for GDK 10A Incline, April - September 2016, SCCL
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 ToR for GDK 10 Incline Project, SCCL October 2018

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