Meera coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Meera Incline coal mine project is an underground mine, operated by South Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, producing 0.375 million-tonnes-per-annum on an area of 308.28 Ha is located in Tahsil Kotma, District Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India.[1]

Location

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Background on Mine

The Meera Incline coal mine project is an underground mine, operated by South Eastern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, producing 0.375 million-tonnes-per-annum on an area of 308.28 Ha is located in Tahsil Kotma, District Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India. The mine started as part of the cluster Govinda Colliery and Radha UG with a combined capacity of 0.512 MTPA. The mines started productions in 1990, however, the Govinda Colliery and Radha Colliery closed in 1999 and 2013 after exhaustion of their capacity. They operated under the consent received from the Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board under Air and Water Pollution Control Act. However, for Meera UG to continue operation it had to seek fresh environment Clearance from MoEF&CC India. An application t that effect was made in 2014-15.<ref name=PR>

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: South Eastern Coalfields Limited[1]
  • Parent company: Coal India Limited[1]
  • Location: Tahsil Kotma, District Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • GPS coordinates: Longitude 23.186224, Latitude 81.986798
  • Production Capacity: 0.375 MTPA[1]
  • Totl Resource:
  • Extractable Reserves: 4.865 MT[1]
  • Coal Type: Non-coking, Grade 6, GCV 5524 Kcal/Kg.[1]
  • Mine Size: 308.28 Ha[1]
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Start Year:
  • Status: Operating
  • Source of Financing:
  • Permits and Applications: Summary for Meera UG Scheme mine project submitted by SECL to MoEF&CC India for grant of ToR, 11 December 2014

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