Hingula II coal mine

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The Hingula II coal mine is operated by Mahanadi Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, producing 8.66 million tonnes per annum, on the Talcher coalfield in Angul, Odisha state, India.[1][2]


The map below shows the approximate location of the mine, in Angul, Odisha, India.[3]

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Background on Mine

The mine is part of the larger Talcher coalfield that produces 61.83 million tonne-per-annum for Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (a subsidiary of state-owned Coal India).[2]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited[4]
  • Parent company: Coal India
  • Location: Angul district, Odisha state, India
  • Coordinates: 20.966051, 85.016370 (exact)
  • Status: Operating, with expansions under construction/planned
  • Production: 8.66 mtpa[1]
  • Mineable Reserve: 494 Mt[5]
  • Start Year: 1999
  • Permits:
  • Coal type:Lignite
  • Mining method: Surface, Open Pit
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 Mahanadi Coalfields Limited,Bioprofile of Projects, accessed March 16, 2020
  2. 2.0 2.1 Coal India, Annual Report 2018-2019, accessed March 16, 2020.
  3. Bioprofile of Projects, MCL website, accessed May 2015.
  4. Mahanadi Coalfields Limited 2013-14 Annual Report, pp. 20-21.
  5. Coal Directory of India 2012-13, Ministry of Coal, 2014, p. 2.11.

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