Geographical Co-ordinates: Latitude 22° 05' 44" to 22° 05' 44"
Captive Dispensation / Govt. Disp./ Ultra Mega Power Proj. (UMPP):cd
Coal requirement (Pro.) Mtpa.: 4.5
Geological Reserves Mt:123
Status of Exploration: E
TOR granted on 22nd August 2007.
An application No. JPL/MINES/07-03 dated 15.03.2007 for Terms of Reference (TOR) for Gare IV/2 and IV/3 Underground coalmine for 0.9 MTPA capacity was received.
Separately, an application dated 13.03.2007 for establishment of a Coal Washery (8000 TPH) in Gare IV/2 and IV/3 coalmine project was also received. The project proponent, namely, M/s Jindal Power Ltd.
subsequently submitted a revised application for TOR vide letter No.JPL/1.10/DNA/2007/0704 dated 04.07.2007 for expansion of Gare IV/2 and IV/3 OC-cum-UG mine of a combined production capacity of 7 MTPA.
The two proposals ? (i) expansion of Gare IV/2 and IV/3 OC-cum-UG mine and (ii) establishment of a Coal Washery (8000 TPH) in Gare IV/2 and IV/3 coalmine project were considered in the EAC (T&C) meeting held on 23rd -24thJuly 2007 and an integrated TOR dated 22.08.2007 for preparation of an Integrated EIA-EMP was granted on 22.08.2007.
The application dated 20.01.2011 for EC based on TOR was considered by EAC (T&C) meeting held on 21st -22nd February,2011.
Expansion Project: Date of Receipt of application for obtaining Terms
of Reference : 18/09/2012, Pending. (Projects Awaiting TOR (Projects
received After 30th April 2009) As on 07th November 2012) MoEF_letter_granting_TOR
As recent revelations have shown, many gained from coal blocks by selling stakes in their companies. But a few gained by simply making and selling power at high prices.