Jharia coal mine

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The Jharia coal mine is a captive underground mine, operated by Tata Steel for its steel plants in West Bokaro coalfield in Jharkhand state, India.

Location

The map below shows the location of the Jharia coal mine in Jharkhand state, India.

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Background on Mine

The West Bokaro mine is operated by Tata Steel (a private company that is a subsidiary of the Tata Group).[1][2]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor:Tata Steel, Central Coalfields Limited[3]
  • Parent company: Tata Group, Coal India
  • Location: Jharkhand state, India
  • Coordinates: 23.708161, 86.400024 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity: 1.1 MTPA[4]
  • Production: 0.88 million tonnes (2020)
  • Reserves:
  • In service:
  • Permits:
  • Coal type:
  • Mining method: Surface[5]
  • Source of financing:

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