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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.

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

Vedanta Alumina Project in Lanjigarh, Orissa

Niyamgiri bauxite mines near Lanjigarh. At the time of the grant of the environmental clearance, a proposal for the diversion of 58.943 ha. of the forest land for the alumina refinery was pending with the MoEF. The proposal for the use of 672.018 ha. forest land for mining is at present pending with the Ministry of Environment and Forests.

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Apr 04, 2019 · It wanted to mine bauxite from the Niyamgiri hills for Vedanta's 1 million-tonne-per-annum (mtpa) alumina refinery in neighbouring Lanjigarh. All 12 councils unanimously voted against the project. Five years after the landmark judgement, the conflict between property rights and economic development is as intractable as ever.

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Sep 05, 2018 · The Vedanta got bauxite from Kodingamali mines, located about 152 km from its refinery at Lanjigarh in Odisha's Kalahandi district. The company has been importing bauxite from countries like Brazil and Guinea and other states like Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat to feed its 2 mtpa refinery, he said.

Vedanta bags 2 Odisha bauxite mines - The Economic Times

Jan 28, 2018 · But since 2013, the company has been hamstrung as local villages voted against its mining operations in Rayagada and Kalahandi districts. Unavailability of bauxite meant the company's Lanjigarh alumina factory would languish from raw material crunch. The unit has been compelled to run on low capacity on imported bauxite.

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with major mining companies to mine iron ore and bauxite. South-west Orissa Bauxite Mining Corporation A new joint venture formed in early 2009, of which Sterlite India would hold 74 per cent shares and Orissa Mining Corporation 26 per cent, to mine bauxite in Niyamgiri for the next 25 years.

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Jan 17, 2011 · 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 ...

Nagesh Shetty - Procurement Manager - Vedanta Limited ...

Procurement Manager. Vedanta Limited - Aluminium Business. Oct 2018 - Present2 years 9 months. Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India. Heading bauxite procurement of Alumina business with an annual spend of $163 million. Lead Group level Project “One Vedanta One

STUDIES ON IMPACT OF PROPOSED LANJIGARH BAUXITE MINING

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

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 allows Vedanta to source bauxite from L&T mines ...

Nov 26, 2013 · After a series of setbacks for his group's Rs 5,000 crore alumina refinery plant at Lanjigarh in Odisha, founder and executive chairman of UK based Vedanta Resources Anil Agarwal said the company was today assured of bauxite supply from L&T's mines in the state.

The story of one of the biggest land conflicts: No mine ...

Apr 14, 2018 · Ltd, listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange). It wanted to mine bauxite — the primary raw material for aluminium — from the Niyamgiri hills for Vedanta Aluminium’s 1 million-tonne-per-annum (mtpa) alumina refinery in neighbouring Lanjigarh, which had been operational since 2007.

Vedanta to apply for Niyamgiri & Lanjigarh afresh

Jan 18, 2011 · 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.

Orissa Mining Corporation Ltd vs Ministry Of Environment ...

Apr 18, 2013 · 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 ...

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Mar 20, 2019 · Mining conglomerate Vedanta on Tuesday said it will initiate steps for gradual closure of its alumina refinery at Lanjigarh in Odisha mainly due

Minister stops fresh Vedanta bid to mine Niyamgiri hills ...

Apr 18, 2012 · Vedanta went to the Supreme Court against the ban on mining. Alongside, the company filed a fresh application for expansion of the aluminium refinery. But without a word on the existing rigmarole over Niyamgiri mines, the company said it would source 150 million tonnes of bauxite from the Lanjigarh mines.

Odisha Mining Deal May Lead to Bauxite Stream for Vedanta ...

Jan 16, 2017 · Those calls may be answered as a result of a lease signed on Wednesday by Odisha Mining for two bauxite mines in Kalrapat and Sasubahumali, located about sixty miles from Lanjigarh. Although these mines have been held in trust for Odisha Mining, the firm has obtained long-awaited forest and environmental clearances, which paved the way for last ...

Vedanta- Niyamgiri Mining issue

Feb 24, 2014 · According to the MoU signed by SIIL and Govt.of Orissa on 7th June 2003, SIIL would set up an Alumina Complex, which includes 1.0 MTPA Alumina Refinery Plant, 3.0 MTPA of bauxite mining and 75 MW Captive Power Plant at Lanjigarh in the disrict of Kalahandi at an aggregate investment of approximately Rs.4000/- crore.

[Photos] Mining in Kodingamali impacts indigenous community

Jun 05, 2019 · Photo by Tanmoy Bhaduri. In 2017, OMC received forest clearance for developing a new bauxite mine in 435 hectares of forest land in the Kodingamali hill region. Soon after this, a mining contractor, Mythri Infra, was hired for excavation and mining of bauxite ore at Kodingamali. The company initially employed local villagers as security guards ...

To help Vedanta, Orissa nudges Centre for Karlapat bauxite ...

Sep 18, 2014 · This comes a week after Vedanta Resources chief Anil Agarwal met chief minister Naveen Patnaik seeking his help for bauxite mines for the 1 million tonne per annum bauxite refinery in Lanjigarh block of the same district.. OMC had entered into a MoU with Sesa Sterlite(earlier Vedanta Aluminum) for mining Niyamgiri hilltop in Kalahandi district jointly, but the plan came unstuck in

STUDIES ON IMPACT OF PROPOSED LANJIGARH BAUXITE MINING

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

Tribal Claims Against the Vedanta Bauxite Mine in ...

The­proposed­mine­and­its­impact­ 2 the mine was proposed as part vedanta’s aluminium production complex. a greenfield aluminium refinery at Lanjigarh, at the foothills of the niyamgiri hills, became opera-tional in 2008. the mine would supply bauxite to the refinery.

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

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 ...

Odisha to supply bauxite to Vedanta's Lanjigarh refinery ...

Mallick said OMC has got the mining lease of Kodingamali mines. The bauxite mines of OMC are spread over an area of 428.31 hectares in tribal dominated Koraput and Rayagada districts. Vedanta has been running its refinery at Lanjigarh by importing bauxite from states like Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat and Maharashtra since its inception.

(DOC) THE NATURE OF BAUXITE MINING AND ADIVASI

Tingay, Alan 2010. Comments on the environmental impact assessments for proposed Lanjigarh bauxite mine, alumina refinery and the refinery expansion. Unpublished document. Vimta Labs. 2005. Rapid environmental impact assessment for the proposed bauxite mines (3110 mtpa) at Lanjigarh, Kalahandi district, Orissa. Hyderabad: Vimta Labs.

Vedanta bauxite mining on Indian tribe's sacred mountain ...

Oct 12, 2009 · 15.21 EDT. The Vedanta company's Lanjigarh alumina refinery at the foot of Niyamgiri mountain in Orissa state, India. The mountain is regarded

Vedanta assured bauxite supply from L&T mines, says Anil ...

Nov 26, 2013 · The Lanjigarh alumina refinery and its proposed long-term bauxite source - mining in the Niyamgiri hills - have been in the midst of controversies even since the

#Vedanta to close Lanjigarh refinery on Dec 5 #goodnews ...

Sep 08, 2012 · Times of India, Sept 7, 2012 Rajaram Satapathy BHUBANESWAR: With no bauxite in hand and mines stuck under regulatory issues, the Vedanta Aluminium Ltd (VAL) has decided to shut down its refinery at Lanjigarh in Kalahandi district.VAL president and Lanjigarh plant’s chief operating officer Dr Mukesh Kumar on Thursday intimated the state government that the factory was no more in

Vedanta-lanjigarh case

Jul 28, 2013 · Vedanta Alumina signed the joint venture agreement with the OMC in 2003 for developing bauxite mines at the Niyamgiri hill near Lanjigarh for use in its one-million-tonne alumina refinery being set up at a cost of Rs.4,000 crores. The plant got in production by taking all clearances in 2005. The state opposition alleges that the company was yet ...

Vedanta may pay high logistic cost to haul bauxite from ...

Apr 05, 2018 · Even as mining entity Vedanta looks at entering into a long-term contract with Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) to secure bauxite for its Lanjigarh (Kalahandi district) alumina refinery from the latter’s newly opened Kodingamali mines, the company is worried about escalation in the cost of procuring the raw material.. Unlike the Niyamgiri bauxite deposits, located close to the Lanjigarh

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

Aug 04, 2017 · 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

Lanjigarh | kracktivist | Page 2

After being denied access to bauxite mines at Niyamgiri, the company wholly depended on supplies of bauxite from other states to keep its refinery operations afloat at Lanjigarh. Before setting up its refinery at Lanjigarh, Vedanta had entered into an agreement with state-run Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) for supply of bauxite.

Odisha recommends laterite mines ML for Vedanta's ...

Jan 29, 2018 · After the Niyamgiri mines fiasco, the state government is now proposing to link the bauxite from the Kodingamali mines, which has a reserve of 100 million tonne, to the Lanjigarh plant. Vedanta plans to ramp up its smleter capacity to 3mtpa from the present 1.7 mtpa.