Talaipalli coal mine

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The Talaipalli coal mine an opencast-underground mine, operated by National Thermal Power Corporation Limited, producing 0.19 million tonnes per annum is located in Tehsil Gharghoda, District Raigarh, Chhattisgarh, India.

Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the Talaipalli coal mine Project in Teshil Gharghoda, District Raigarh, State Chhattisgarh, India.

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Background on Mine

The Talaipalli coal mine Project of 18 MTPA OC and 0.72 MTPA of UG capacity on a mining lease area of 2349.35 ha operated by National Thermal Power Corporation Limited is located in Tehsil Gharghoda, District Raigarh, State Chhattisgarh, India. The mine was allocated to NTPC for its captive plant Lara Super Thermal Power Project of 4800 MW and the environment clearance granted for its development on 2 January, 2013. [1]

The coal mine was cancelled by the Supreme Court on 24 September 2014 in the wake of coalgate scandal[2] and reallocated to NTPC on 28 October 2015.[1]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: National Thermal Power Corporation Limited
  • Parent company: National Thermal Power Corporation Limited
  • Location: Tehsil Gharghoda, District Raigarh, State Chhattisgarh, India.
  • GPS coordinates: Latitude 22.177580, Longitude 83.355201 (approx.)
  • Status: Operating[3]
  • Capacity: 18.72 MTPA[1]
  • Production: 0.19 million tonnes (2020)
  • Total Resource: 1267 MT[4]
  • Mineable Reserves: 844 Mt[5]
  • Coal Type: Non-coking coal
  • Mine Size: 2349.35 Ha
  • Mine Type: Opencast and Underground[1]
  • Start Year: 2019[6]
  • Source of Financing:
  • Permits and Applications:Environment Clearance for Talaipalli coal mine Project, MoEF&CC India, 2 January, 2013

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Environment Clearance for Talaipalli coal mine Project, MoEF&CC India, 2 January, 2013
  2. Order of the Supreme Court of India regarding allocation of coal blocks, 24/09/2014, India Environment Portal, 24 Septembr 2014, acccessed on April 7, 2020
  3. Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, accessed on April 7, 2010
  4. NTPC to begin coal production from Talaipalli mine by 2019, The Pioneer, 30 October 2017, accessed on 7 April, 2020
  5. Government Asks NTPC for Bank Guarantee, Business Standard, March 19, 2014
  6. Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, accessed on April 7, 2010

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