Environment Impact Assessment of Coal Mining

2013-11-13 · Sub-bituminous coal, Bituminous coal and Anthracite. Open cast mining and underground mining (room pillar, long wall, drift, shaft, slope mining) are some types of coal mining. Proper Environment impact assessment of coal mining is very important and here we take some issues which should be considered and some

Mining industry worldwide

2021-8-3 · The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the mining industry The COVID-19 pandemic has had a noteworthy impact on the global mining industry, …

(PDF) Impact of Coal Mining on Environment

2021-12-1 · In this way, coal mining has multi-dimensional impacts on the environment both directly or indirectly. Th e pr esent wor k is an attempt to bring into focus the impact of coal minin g on the

''Nothing else here'': Why it''s so hard for world to quit coal

2021-11-1 · 18 of 29 19 of 29 Members of coal workers'' community fetch drinking water from a pipe at a coal depot near an open-caste mine in Dhanbad, an eastern …

Coal mining fires and many other conflicts in coal fields ...

2018-1-8 · Coal for thermal power plants across the country is transported from there. The underground coal mine fires in the Jharia district have been raging since the last century but in recent decades open-cast mining has brought the flames to the surface …

Impacts of Mining on Rivers

2002-1-15 · Coal Mining Since the early 1900s, coal mining in the Appalachian region has contaminated streams with acidic waters and metallic sediments. According to the U.S. EPA, runoff and drainage from both active and inactive coal mine sites are contaminating mid-Atlantic streams with acidic and metallic waters and O sediments. More than 66,500 ...

HAZARD IDENTIFICATION AND RISK ANALYSIS IN …

2011-5-16 · i National Institute of Technology, Rourkela C E R T I F I C A T E This is to certify that the thesis entitled "Hazard Identification and Risk Analysis in Mining Industry" submitted by Sri Amol Paithankar (Roll No. 107MN026) in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Bachelor of Technology degree in Mining

LAND DEGRADATION DUE TO MINING AND ITS …

2011-3-26 · The coal mines of Coal India Limited (CIL) removed about 500 million cubic m (Mcum) of overburden (OB) to produce 260 mt of coal in 2003-04 at an average stripping ratio of 1.92 cu m of OB against per tonne of coal production [4]. As demand for coal increases to meet the country''s energy requirement, the coal companies are

Environmental Risks of Mining

2012-12-11 · Environmental Damages of Mining. Open pit mining. Open pit mining, where material is excavated from an open pit, is one of the most common forms of mining for strategic minerals. This type of mining is particularly damaging to the environment …

Aaranyak raises concern over open cast coal mining in ...

2020-5-24 · Biodiversity conservation society, Aaranyak has raised its concern over the reports on approval being granted for open cast coal mining in Saleki Proposed …

Impact of Mining on Ground and Surface Waters

2012-2-18 · Impact of Mining on Ground and Surface Waters By H.N. KARMAKAR1, P.K. DAS2 1Central Mine Planning and Design Institute Ltd., R.I-II, Koyla Bhawan Complex, Dhanbad-826005, Bihar, India 2Central Ground Water Board, 24 Kharvel Nagar, Unit-III, Janpath, Bhubaneswar -751001, Orissa, India

(PDF) Impact of Coal Mining on Environment

2021-12-1 · In this way, coal mining has multi-dimensional impacts on the environment both directly or indirectly. Th e pr esent wor k is an attempt to bring into focus the …

How a just transition can make India''s coal history

2021-11-3 · For India, coal is here to stay for the near future. At the same time, India is pursuing renewable energy, with a new pledge at COP26 to install 500 …

Sustainable Mining in India

2019-8-17 · Sustainable Mining in India 5 Preface India''s mining industry has a tremendous growth potential which has been exhibited by its dominance of being one of the world leading producers of minerals like iron, coal,

Aaranyak raises concern over open cast coal mining in ...

2020-5-24 · Biodiversity conservation society, Aaranyak has raised its concern over the reports on approval being granted for open cast coal mining in Saleki Proposed Reserved Forest within Dehing Patkai Elephant Reserve. The premier NGO working in the field …

Air Pollution due to Opencast Coal Mining and It''s …

2014-2-14 · Centre of Mining Environment. Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad 826004, India Received: 29 January 200 I; accepted : 29 June 200 I Open cast mining dominates the coal production scenario in India. It creates more serious air pollution problem in the area. Coal producti on scenari o and its impact on air quality is descri bed.

Journal of Mines, Metals & Fuels

The "Indian Mining Journal" came into being in 1952 and subsequently renamed as Journal of Mines, Metals & Fuels in order to include all sectors of mining, mineral, metallurgical and fuel industry could be highlighted. Immediately it became popular and established it as the pioneer of …

Hydrogeological and environmental impact of coal mining ...

The Jharia coalfield is the most important and active minig region; it experiences groundwater inflow and affects groundwater levels in overlying aquifers, and it provides the basis for a conceptual model of the hydrogeological impacts of coal mining. The several sandstone aquifers of the overburden are separated by aquitards that limit vertical hydraulic connection, but the inflow responds to ...

Negative impacts of open-cast mining on the environment ...

2015-7-7 · Mining will play a key role in future global development. Despite such measures as recycling, miniaturisation and substitution, the growing world population with its improving living conditions demands more and more energy, fertilisers, electronic materials, raw materials for building and water. A major part of iron ore, non-ferrous metals, brown coal, building materials and minerals for ...

Ground Water Contamination in Coal Mining Areas

2020-4-16 · 417 million tonnes (Coal India, 1997). About 70% of India''s annual coal production is used in about 72 power generating plants and produce more than 90 million tons of coal ash per year. It is likely that it may cross over 100 million tons during 2001–2010 AD (Muraka et al., 1987). The impact of coal ash leachates on receiving waters, apart ...

Coal mining in northeast India: an overview of ...

2016-5-25 · Northeast India has a good deposit of sub-bituminous tertiary coal. The northeast Indian coals have unusual physico-chemical characteristics such as high sulfur, volatile matter and vitrinite content, and low ash content. In addition, many environmental sensitive organic and mineral bound elements such as Fe, Mg, Bi, Al, V, Cu, Cd, Ni, Pb, and Mn etc. remain enriched in these coals. Such ...

How to make coal mining sustainable

2019-11-25 · Therefore, the Ministry of Coal (MoC) mandates every owner of an open-cast coal mine to deposit ₹6,00,000 per hectare of the total project area in annual installments (to be escalated using the ...

Guidebook for Evaluating Mining Project EIAs

2019-2-4 · 1.2 Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining 8 1.2.1 Impacts on water resources 8 1.2.1.1 Acid mine drainage and contaminant leaching 8 1.2.1.2 Erosion of soils and mine wastes into surface waters 9 1.2.1.3 Impacts of tailing impoundments, waste rock, heap leach, and dump leach facilities 10 1.2.1.4 Impacts of mine dewatering 11 1.2.2 Impacts ...

Air Pollution Due to Opencast Coal Mining and the ...

2010-9-17 · Opencast coal mining creates more air pollution problem in respect of dust and the fines contain coal particles, benzene soluble matters etc. To maintain the energy demand, opencast mining has been growing at a phenemenon rate in India. There is no well defined method for assessing the impacts on air quality due to mining projects.

Coal mine plans spark huge protest from India''s tribal people

2021-10-1 · Indian Prime Minister Modi''s government is aggressively promoting a plan to open new coal mines in the area. The forest and its peoples would be destroyed if the mines go ahead. Across India Modi intends to open 55 new coal mines and expand 193 existing ones, to increase coal production to 1 billion tonnes a year.

International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering ...

IJMME is an interdisciplinary and refereed international journal that fosters innovative solutions to the safe, efficient, and environmentally responsible exploration and extraction of mineral resources. It promotes feasible mining system design, development, and management, bringing together sustainable technologies, the people, and sound processes.

Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

2018-9-21 · mining wastes (e.g., cyanide-laced tailings) more difficult. Arid Environments Water scarcity is the primary constraint in arid environments. Vegetation is limited, but biodiversity is high among insects, rodents, and other invertebrates, especially in semi-arid regions. The main impact of mining and oil development on these ecosystems is the

Restoration of Mined Areas | Ecological Restoration

2021-11-29 · In India, mining is an important economic activity and the country produces 84 minerals comprising 4 fuel, 11 metallic, 49 non-metallic industrial and 20 minor minerals. More than 80 percent of mineral production is done by open cast mining method which ends up in the production of large quantities of overburden.

Case study

2021-11-30 · A company called Banks Mining plans to open a new opencast coal mine in Northumberland. This is a way of extracting coal by scraping away the Earth''s surface, rather than digging down. The company ...

Socio Economic Impact Study of Mining and Mining …

2018-2-7 · Mining 10 Mining in India & Uttar Pradesh 10-15 Mining Policy 11 -45 Impact of Mining on Socio-economic 46-49 and Livelihood of Local Communities 3. Objective and Methodology 49-53 4. Socio-economic Survey of the Mining Area 54-130 in Vindhyan Region

Underground Mining Methods and Equipment

2020-8-25 · UNESCO – EOLSS SAMPLE CHAPTERS CIVIL ENGINEERING – Vol. II - Underground Mining Methods and Equipment - S. Okubo and J. Yamatomi ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) 2. Strength of the hanging wall, footwall, and ore body. 3. Economic value of the ore and grade distribution within the deposit.

(PDF) Environmental and social impacts of mining and …

2016-9-20 · Impact of displacement on place attachment, landscape value and trust in the Sonepur–Bazari open cast coal mining area, Raniganj Coalfield, West Bengal Article Full-text available

Coal Mines in India

2021-12-7 · Coal Mine. States. Features/Prominence. Jharia, Dhanbad, Bokaro, Jayanti, Godda, Giridih (Karbhari Coal Field), Ramgarh, Karanpura, Daltonganj. Jharkhand. Dhanbad – One of the oldest in Jharkhand and the richest coalfields of India. It is the storehouse of the best metallurgical coal i.e coking coal. Gondwana Coalfield.

GEOTECHNICAL CONSIDERATIONS IN OPEN PIT MINES

2021-12-7 · whole life of a mining operation, from its beginnings in the pre-feasibility study stage, through the operation of the mine, to the final closure and abandonment of the mine. The design of open pit excavations will endeavour to prevent hazardous and unexpected failures of the rock mass* during the operating life* of the open pit.