Tribal communities and coal in Northeast India The
Dec 01, 2016 Bans on coal mining have been implemented in two tribal majority states in India's north-east frontier; Nagaland and Meghalaya. In Nagaland the state government imposed the ban in an attempt to capture control of coal extraction and trade, while in Meghalaya India's National Green Commission imposed the ban over concern for the environment and labour conditions.
PDF ECOLOGICAL DEGRADATION IN NORTHEASTERN COAL FIELDS
Coal mining leads to extensive environmental degradation which has an adverse and hazardous effect on human health . The coal mining activity in the North-eastern Coalfield, Margherita, has ...
Acid mine drainage in an Indian high sulfur coal mining
May 05, 2020 Acid mine drainage is a serious environmental issue in the coalmining areas of Northeast India. Coals of Northeast India, namely Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, and Nagaland, contain high sulfur (2–7 %), high volatile matter (30–50 %), and low ash (Mukherjee, 2003; Singh et al., 2012, 2013).
Report Part 1 FORM B
The mine area is almost almost Flat having having highest elevation 260 AMSL & Lowest elevation is 252 AMSL. The Mine area is 5.811 ha. which comprises of Pvt. Land. Land Cover : About 4.8304 ha. area will be excavated up to end of mine life which will be converted into water reservoir & developed as rain water storage. Approx 0.9806 ha.
Northeast India Makes it Amply Clear That Ecology Is Political
Northeast India Makes it Amply Clear That Ecology Is Political. Governments tend to ignore the people who live in the 'resource frontier' and how they relate to the environment. Localised ...
Strategies to address coal mine created environmental
Nov 21, 2020 Mining of coal around the world is being continued to meet the ever-growing energy demand. Mining involves extensive clearing of ground cover, change in physiography, generation of massive solid and liquid wastes to reach coal and thereby alters ecology and environment of the mining site as well as the neighboring areas. Depending on the nature, origin and seam arrangement of a …
MINERALS AND DISTRIBUTION
• Dolomite is mainly used as blast furnace flux, as a source of magnesium salts and in fertilizer and glass industries. • Iron and Steel industry is the chief consumer of dolomite [90 per cent] followed by fertilizer, ferro-alloys and glass. • Odisha and Chhattisgarh together account for about 57 per cent dolomite of India.
Environmental Justice in India The National Green
Dec 02, 2015 1. INTRODUCTION. This article accepts that environmental problems are complex and increasingly transnational in nature. It argues, on the basis of fieldwork data gathered in India, that the involvement of technical experts at the heart of courtroom decision making promotes better environmental results.
Mining in India List of Major Ore amp Mines State wise
Mar 31, 2019 Indian Mining Industry has been a major mineral producer globally. List of State wise & global ranking with important mines in India is available here.
Development of Minerals in North Eastern Region
The North Eastern Region represents varied, geomorphological and geological setup which is ranging from Precambrian to Recent age. It is manifested by spectacular Himalayan Mountain Belt in the north; Shillong Massif Plateau in the south and mighty Brahmaputra forming the extensive Assam plain in between and Indo-Myanmar Range in the east.
Jharkhand Assembly and SAIL at loggerheads over dolomite
Aug 12, 2021 Jharkhand Assembly general purpose committee’s chairperson and Jamshedpur East MLA Saryu Roy during a review meeting over the fate of the open cast dolomite mine at Tulsidamar under Bhawnathpur police station area, at the Garhwa on Tuesday evening went to the extent of recommending for cancellation of the mining lease.
Assessment of surface water quality around opencast coal
Mar 09, 2019 Opencast coal mining has caused severe environmental degradation globally. In India, Jharkhand is infamous for the environmental damage already caused by unregulated coal mining practices so far. In the present investigation, surface water samples from 31 locations in Charhi and Kuju coal mining areas were analysed for physical and chemical parameters of water. Statistical analysis …