Nand-Bander coal mines

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The Nand-Bander coal mines are a network of mines on the Nand and Bander coalfields in Maharashtra state, India.

Location

The map below shows the location of the Nand and Bander coalfields, in Nagpur and Chandrapur districts, Maharashtra state. Nand-Bander is located between the Wardha Valley coal mines (immediately to the south) and the Nagpur-Umrer coal mines (immediately to the north), both also owned by WCL.

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Background on Mine

The Nand-Bander coal mines are owned by Western Coalfields Limited (a subsidiary of state-owned Coal India).[1].

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Western Coalfields Limited
  • Parent company: Coal India
  • Location: Nagpur and Chandrapur districts, Maharashtra state, India
  • Coordinates: 20.64, 79.29 (approximate) (20.48-20.8 N, 79.15-79.43 E)
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity:
  • Reserves: 952 MT (468 MT proven, 484 MT indicated)[2]
  • In service:
  • Permits:
  • Coal type:
  • Mining method:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. 2012-13 Overview, Western Coalfields Limited, accessed May 2015.
  2. Coal Directory of India 2012-13, Ministry of Coal, 2014, p. 2.11.

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