lanjigarh bauxite mines

lanjigarh bauxite mines

Vedanta's Lanjigarh project (Refinery and bauxite mining)

Vedanta's Lanjigarh project (Refinery and bauxite mining) Timeline London-based industrialist Anil Agarwal’s Sterlite Industries of India Limited signs memorandum of understanding (MOU) for a mining project with the Orissa government in 1997.

STUDIES ON IMPACT OF PROPOSED LANJIGARH BAUXITE

The Orissa Mining Corporation Limited has entered into an agreement with M/s Vedanta Almunium Limited, a subsidiary company of M/s Sterlite Industries (India) Limited to develop the Bauxite mine at Lanjigarh as a captive mine to supply 3.0 million tons of bauxite to Aluminium Refinery Plant of Vedanta Alumina Limited also located at Lanjigarh.

BankTrack – Bauxite mine Niyamgiri Hills

About Bauxite mine Niyamgiri Hills. On October 5th, 2004 an official agreement was signed between the Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) and Sterlite Industries, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources plc, for the purpose of mining of bauxite reserves at at the foot of the Niyamgiri mountain, near the town of Lanjigarh.

Niyamgiri-Vedanta Bauxite Mining, India | EJAtlas

While the refinery in Lanjigarh has been built, it depends on bauxite brought by train and truck from far away. Vedanta Ltd has been unable to get final permission for mining bauxite from the Niyamgiri Hills. The Supreme Court of India asked in April 2013 for public consultations in villages and hamlets in

Niyamgiri: Vedanta's battleground for bauxite

And, perhaps, its Waterloo. With the Union ministry of environment and forests refusing to allow the company to mine bauxite in Orissa's Niyamgiri hill, the UK-based mining giant's troubles have multiplied. The quest to resolve all disagreements regarding the company's Lanjigarh alumina refinery project and its mining rights had brought none less than the Orissa chief minister scurrying to ...

Odisha’s Niyamgiri Hills – and Its People – Are Still ...

2018-4-23 · However, unaffected by the mining ban, Vedanta’s Lanjigarh refinery, which has been functioning since 2005 to the north of Niyamraja mountain, continues to extract aluminium oxide from bauxite ...

Aluminium - Vedanta Limited

2021-11-26 · The plant has a smelter capacity of 5.70 Ltpa with capabilities to produce ingots, wire rods, billets, busbars, and rolled products. BALCO has a power generation capacity of 2010 MW and a bauxite Production capacity of 6.8 MT per annum from its two Bauxite mines at Mainpat & Kawardha which have a capacity of 4.5 MT & 2.3 MT, respectively.

Vedanta Mining – Journalist detained at Niyamgiri;

2010-2-13 · The Lanjigarh alumina refinery and Niyamgiri bauxite mining project have a decade-long chequered history. From the earliest phase of planning, the bauxite mine and alumina refinery were conceptualised as one project. The bauxite would be mined in Niyamgiri and transported to the foothills to be refined at the Lanjigarh refinery.

India Together: Mine? What mine? Ah, yes, the mine. - 20 ...

2006-12-20 · The mining lease for Niyamgiri Hills, Lanjigarh has been approved in favour of the Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) by the Department of Mines, Government of India on 3rd September, 2004. An agreement between the OMC and M/s Vedanta Alumina Ltd. was signed on 5th October, 2004 for the use of the bauxite deposits by a Joint Venture Company ...

The Anatomy of a Fake Surrender: A Movement Against ...

2017-8-4 · For the Odisha Mining Corporation, the mining arm of the state government, the value of the hills lies in the region’s Lanjigarh-Niyamgiri deposit, which contains 88 million tonnes of bauxite. The OMC holds a claim over the deposit with a letter of intent

STUDIES ON IMPACT OF PROPOSED LANJIGARH BAUXITE

The Orissa Mining Corporation Limited has entered into an agreement with M/s Vedanta Almunium Limited, a subsidiary company of M/s Sterlite Industries (India) Limited to develop the Bauxite mine at Lanjigarh as a captive mine to supply 3.0 million tons of bauxite to Aluminium Refinery Plant of Vedanta Alumina Limited also located at Lanjigarh.

India Together: Mine? What mine? Ah, yes, the mine. - 20 ...

2006-12-20 · The mining lease for Niyamgiri Hills, Lanjigarh has been approved in favour of the Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) by the Department of Mines, Government of India on 3rd September, 2004. An agreement between the OMC and M/s Vedanta Alumina Ltd. was signed on 5th October, 2004 for the use of the bauxite deposits by a Joint Venture Company ...

The Anatomy of a Fake Surrender: A Movement Against ...

2017-8-4 · For the Odisha Mining Corporation, the mining arm of the state government, the value of the hills lies in the region’s Lanjigarh-Niyamgiri deposit, which contains 88 million tonnes of bauxite. The OMC holds a claim over the deposit with a letter of intent

LATEST NEWS UPDATES | Vedanta rejection at Niyamgiri

Vedanta set up Lanjigarh with precisely such economics in mind. Its agreement with Odisha promised it a supply of 150 million tonnes of bauxite, and the mine identified

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL ASA 20/004/2009 15 May 2009

2021-7-27 · 5 Tata AIG Risk Management Services, Rapid EIA report for Lanjigarh bauxite mining project, August 2002, Section 2.7-1. not study the ways in which the communities currently utilise water, wood and other natural resources in the hills or effectively analyse how these could be impacted by

Vedanta likely to apply for Niyamgiri afresh | News ...

2011-1-18 · VAL has entered into a joint venture with OMC through its sister concern Sterlite Industries (India) to develop the Lanjigarh bauxite mines in the nearby Niyamgiri hills. The MoEF,however,scrapped the expansion project and denied Stage II clearance for the mining project following receipt of an adverse report from the NC Saxena Committee on the ...

Orissa Mining Corporation Ltd. V. Ministry Of Environment ...

Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC), a State of Orissa Undertaking, has approached this Court seeking a Writ of Certiorari to quash the order passed by the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MOEF) dated 24.8.2010 rejecting the Stage-II forest clearance for diversion of 660.749 hectares of forest land for mining of bauxite ore in Lanjigarh Bauxite ...

A Struggle To Save Niyamgiri Forests

Lanjigarh, in this forest, is the focal point as Sterlite Industries proposes to set up an alumina refinery costing around Rs 4,500 crore. The project involves a bauxite mine high up on the 4,000 ft. north-west range of Niyamgiri mountain, home to a people called Jarene while outsiders dub them Dongria Konds.

Claiming Niyamgiri: the Dongria Kondh’s Struggle against ...

2 天前 · The article recounts the timeline of the Dongria Kondh tribe’s struggle against the mining company, Vedanta. Starting from the appearance of Vedanta in Orissa and concluding with the present situation of the conflict, it illustrates the sacrosanct relationship between the Niyamgiri forests and the Dongria Kondh and the devastating impact the mining activities would have, not only on the ...

(PDF) A Case Study on Vedanta Alumina Ltd (VAL) Orissa ...

Vedanta Alumina Ltd (VAL), a subsidiary of Vedanta UK, proposed development. of Aluminum refinery and bauxite mining i n the Niyamgiri Hills of Orissa state in India. It. is a FTSE 100 listed ...

LATEST NEWS UPDATES | Vedanta rejection at Niyamgiri

Vedanta set up Lanjigarh with precisely such economics in mind. Its agreement with Odisha promised it a supply of 150 million tonnes of bauxite, and the mine identified

New Projects of OMC

A Joint Venture Agreement was signed between OMC and Vedanta Alumina Limited (A subsidiary of Sterlite Industries (India) Limited) on 5.10.2004 & 18.2.2009 for development of Lanjigarh bauxite Mining project. Present status. As per the directive of the Govt. of Odisha, OMC Ltd. terminated the JV Agreement between OMC & SIIL on dt. 30.09.2015. 2.

A Struggle To Save Niyamgiri Forests

Lanjigarh, in this forest, is the focal point as Sterlite Industries proposes to set up an alumina refinery costing around Rs 4,500 crore. The project involves a bauxite mine high up on the 4,000 ft. north-west range of Niyamgiri mountain, home to a people called Jarene while outsiders dub them Dongria Konds.

Orissa Mining Corporation Ltd. V. Ministry Of Environment ...

Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC), a State of Orissa Undertaking, has approached this Court seeking a Writ of Certiorari to quash the order passed by the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MOEF) dated 24.8.2010 rejecting the Stage-II forest clearance for diversion of 660.749 hectares of forest land for mining of bauxite ore in Lanjigarh Bauxite ...

Survival complaint VEDANTA

2009-10-11 · 2. British mining company Vedanta Resources has built a one million ton aluminium refinery in the nearby town, Lanjigarh, and plans to mine bauxite from the top of Niyam Dongar to feed the refinery. An estimated deposit of 80 million tonnes would be stripped out over a period of up to 30 years, laying waste to some 660 hectares of forest land.

Vedanta to apply for Niyamgiri & Lanjigarh afresh

2011-1-18 · London-based Vedanta Resources is likely to submit a fresh application with the Union environment ministry for revival of Niyamgiri bauxite mines and its Lanjigarh expansion project.

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL ASA 20/004/2009 15 May 2009

2021-7-27 · 5 Tata AIG Risk Management Services, Rapid EIA report for Lanjigarh bauxite mining project, August 2002, Section 2.7-1. not study the ways in which the communities currently utilise water, wood and other natural resources in the hills or effectively analyse how these could be impacted by

Orissa Mining Corporation Limited v. Ministry Of ...

2007-11-23 · K.S.P Radhakrishnan, J.— Orissa Mining Corpn. (OMC), a State of Orissa undertaking, has approached this Court seeking a writ of certiorari to quash the order passed by the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) dated 24-8-2010 rejecting the Stage II forest clearance for diversion of 660.749 ha of forest land for mining of bauxite ore in Lanjigarh bauxite mines in Kalahandi and

Mining at Niyamgiri hills: Battle takes new turn - Rediff ...

2016-3-3 · In its application, which Business Standard reviewed, Odisha has also contended that gram sabha resolutions rejecting mining in the Lanjigarh bauxite mines cannot remain perpetually in force. The ...

(PDF) A Case Study on Vedanta Alumina Ltd (VAL) Orissa ...

Vedanta Alumina Ltd (VAL), a subsidiary of Vedanta UK, proposed development. of Aluminum refinery and bauxite mining i n the Niyamgiri Hills of Orissa state in India. It. is a FTSE 100 listed ...