NTPC is planning the Kudanali-Luburi coal mining project in dist. Angul, Odisha

July 27, 2015

Coal mining

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: NTPC

Project: Plans the Kudanali-Luburi coal mining project

Location: Dist. Angul, Odisha

Project Details: The company has signed an agreement on June 15, 2015 with Jammu and Kashmir State Power Development Corporation (JKSPDCL) for promoting a joint venture company with 67:33 equity participation for undertaking exploration, development and operation of jointly allocated Kudanali-Luburi Coal Block at Odisha by the Ministry of Coal.

Bharat Coking Coal is planning the Pootkee Balihari coal mining project in Jharkhand

July 18, 2015

Coal mining

Bharat Coking Coal is planning the Pootkee Balihari coal mining project in dist. Bokaro, Jharkhand. Tenders have been floated for development of Pootkee Balihari project and extraction of coal from Pootkee Balihari project, Pootkee Balihari area by mass production technology package for a minimum guaranteed production of 8.1 million tonne of coal during 9 APP subject to maximum 1.04 million tonne of coal in any one year (APP) on turnkey basis. Work includes additional exploration (if desired so by the contractor); preparation of mining plan, detailed Project Report & obtaining approvals from concerned authorities. The last date for submission of bids is 21st September, 2015. 


DSP Associates is planning sand mining project in the mines of Tikola-1 Sand Unit in dist. Gurgaon, Haryana

July 4, 2015


DSP Associates is planning a 15,17,600 TPA sand (minor mineral) mining project in the mines of Tikola-1 Sand Unit at Village Tikola, dist. Gurgaon, Haryana. Mining lease area is 42.50 hectares. The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 55 million. The project is waiting for environmental clearance.

Mining work is expected to commence in December 2015. According to MoEF sources, out of the total area, 31.50 hectares area falls in the river bed and 11 hectares area falls in agricultural land (outside river bed). Method of mining will be opencast semi-mechanized without drilling and blasting. The mine which will be excavated out in layers up to a depth of 3m in riverbed & 9m in agricultural field. Letter of Intent (LOI) for mining contract has been granted for a period of 9 years. [Info as of: Apr. ’15]

Barmer Lignite Mining Company is planning an expansion of the Kapurdi Open Cast Lignite Mining project in Rajasthan

August 14, 2014

Lignite mining

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Barmer Lignite Mining Company, a JV between Rajasthan State Mines & Minerals &

Raj West Power, a subsidiary of JSW Energy

Project: Expansion of the Kapurdi Open Cast Lignite Mining project

Capacity:  Capacity expansion from 3.75 MTPA to 7 MTPA

Location: Kapurdi, dist. Barmer, Rajasthan

Project Detail: The project cost is estimated to be Rs. 18,000 million inclusive of a

new lignite mining project at Jalipa mines.

Current Status:  The project is waiting for environmental clearance.


Sri Venkatesh Granites is planning a colour granite mining project in Karimnagar.

December 18, 2012


Status: Planning Stage
Promoter: Sri Venkatesh Granites
Project: Colour granite mining project
Location: Kamanpur, dist. Karimnagar, Andhra Pradesh
Current Status: As of December 2012, environmental clearance has been received. The project will come up on 4.56 hectares of leased area. Global Enviro labs is the environmental consultant.

Western Coalfields is planning the Penganga opencast coal mining project in Maharashtra

November 28, 2012

Coal Mining

Status: Planning Stage
Promoter: Western Coalfields
Project: Planning the Penganga opencast coal mining project
Product/Capacity: Coal (3MTPA & peak capacity is 4.5 MTPA).
Land Area: 781 hectares.
Location: Village Wirur, dist. Chandrapur, Maharashtra
Current Status: As of November 2012, the project has been submitted in the 59th EAC (Thermal & Coal Mining Projects) meeting held on 6th November, 2012.

Central Coal Fields is planning the Ray Bachra under ground coal mining project in Jharkhand.

September 24, 2012


Status: Planning Stage
Promoter: Central Coal Fields
Project: Bachra under ground coal mining project
Product/ Capacity: Coal ( 0.3 MTPA)
Location: Dist. Ramgarh, Jharkhand on 1215.45 hectares.
Current Status: As of September 2012, the project has beens submitted in the 57th EAC (Thermal & Coal mining projects) meeting held on 17th September, 2012.


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