Radhikapur (West) coal mine

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Radhikapur (West) coal mine is a proposed mine, owned by Vedanta, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Limited, to produce 6 million ton-per-annum, in Nuapada, Chhendipada, Angul, Odisha, India.[1]


The map below shows the exact location of the Radhikapur (West) coal block, in Nuapada, Chhendipada, Angul, Odisha, India.[1]

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Background on Mine

The Indian government auctioned the Radhikapur (West) coal block in November 2020 with Vedanta placing the winning bid.

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Vedanta [1]
  • Parent company: Vedanta Resources Limited[1]
  • Location: Nuapada, Chhendipada, Angul, Odisha, India[1]
  • Coordinates: 20.983213, 84.883482[1]
  • Status: Proposed[1]
  • Capacity: 6 million tonnes per annum[1]
  • Mineable Reserves: 312 million tonnes[1]
  • Mine Depth: 275 m (maximum)[1]
  • Mine Size: 10.29 km2
  • In service: TBD
  • Permits:
  • Coal type: Subbituminous[1]
  • Mining method: Surface, Opencast
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 MSTC E-Commerce, Radhikapur (West) Block Summary, accessed November 2020

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