Samleswari mines

From Global Energy Monitor

The Samleswari coal mine produces 14.71 million ton-per-annum (MTPA) in Ib Valley coalfield in Odisha state, India. It is part o the larger network of Ib Valley coal mines.


The map below shows the location of the Samleswari mine, near Tikilpara village, Sundergarh district, Odisha state.

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Background on Mine

The Samleswari coal mines is owned by Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (a subsidiary of state-owned Coal India).[1][2]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited
  • Parent company: Coal India
  • Location: Tikilpara village, Sundergarh district, Odisha state, India
  • Coordinates: 21.805789, 83.903847 (exact)
  • Status: Operating, with expansion under construction/planned
  • Capacity: 14.71 MTPA existing, 10 MTPA under development
  • Reserves: 143.49 MT [3]
  • Resources: 179.75 MT [3]
  • Permits:
  • Start Year:1989-90[4]
  • Mine Depth: 183 m[4]
  • Coal type:
  • Mining method: Surface
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. Mahanadi Coalfields Limited 2013-14 Annual Report, pp. 20-21.
  2. Bioprofile of Projects, MCL website, accessed May 2015.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Coal India, "Application for Environmental Clearance Form - 2", Accessed May 2021
  4. 4.0 4.1 Envionrmental Clearance, accessed June 2020

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