sustainable mining in India

Sustainability at JSP

Sustainability at JSP. As one of the leading economies of the world, India is expected to grow at a significant pace in the coming years, and the steel and power sector will play a pivotal role in India''s growth story. With the rise in production, the industries would also face severe environmental and societal constraints. Businesses would ...

Sustainable Development in India

2011-3-22 · March 22, 2011. Sustainable development in India encompasses a variety of development schemes in social, cleantech (clean energy, clean water and sustainable agriculture) and human resources segments, having caught the attention of both Central and State governments and also public and private sectors. In fact, India is expected to begin the ...

Minerals & Mining – CSEP

2022-6-1 · Minerals & Mining. Expanding a vibrant non-fuel mining sector is necessary for providing essential raw materials for manufacturing industries and employment opportunities across India''s economy while adding fiscal gains for state governments. This work programme seeks to impact government policies that enable sustainable growth of an ...

Sustainable mining of bauxite needed for India …

2020-10-19 · The eco-friendly and sustainable mining methods lead to economic, social and environmental harmony. Thus, utilizing India''s natural bauxite dividend should be a policy priority to realise the ...

Sustainable mining: Coal India Ltd off blocks in hunt for …

2021-6-7 · The power purchase agreement (PPA) signed recently between the Coal India Ltd and Gujarat Urja Vikash Nigam Ltd (GUVNL) for supply of solar power to Gujarat, though small in size as it pertains to ...

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN MINING INDUSTRY IN …

2021-12-13 · Sustainable Development in the present environment, signifies the responsibilitie s of mankind to. ensure that what we take from moth …

Sustainable Mining in India

2022-4-4 · Before execution of a mining lease under the provisions of the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act, 1957, every mine is required to obtain statutory clearances from various departments of the Central Government and respective State Governments, including Environmental Clearance and Forest Clearance.

SUSTAINABLE MINING CHARTER

2021-6-23 · centric approach to sustainable mining in India. In case of any queries on the Charter, please write to [email protected] WAY FORWARD. ABOUT HINDALCO INDUSTRIES LIMITED Hindalco Industries Limited [HIL] is the metals flagship company of the Aditya Birla Group. An $18 billion metals powerhouse, Hindalco is the world''s largest aluminium

Sustainable Mining Initiative SMI Annual Report 2017-18

The SMI Code of Conduct is a set of 10 sustainable mining principles for voluntary adoption by companies to become SMI members; and is also the first step towards sustainable mining in India. Moreover, SMI has also been entrusted with high level engagements in mining sector both by the Government and the Industry.

SMI :: Sustainable Mining Initiative

The SMI Code of Conduct is a set of 10 sustainable mining principles for voluntary adoption by companies to become SMI members; and is also the first step towards sustainable mining in India. SMI has evolved itself as an important encouragement for the inclusive and responsible growth of the mining sector. SMI has been effectively working with ...

Global Business Reports

2021-8-6 · To improve the ESG performance of a project, Ausenco considers sustainability from a holistic standpoint when designing process plants that treat ore and the infrastructure needed to enable this. Brady gave an example of one of the areas that impacts a project the most: "The mining industry consumes approximately 6% of global energy consumption.

CSEP sustainable mining attractiveness index: District-level …

2021-4-20 · This paper introduces the concept of a Sustainable Mining Attractiveness Index to evaluate the mining sustainability in the districts of the Indian state of Jharkhand. While the state has extensive resources of coal and major minerals, it is one of the most impoverished states in the country. It ranks poorly on various metrics, including per ...

How to Advance Sustainable Mining | International …

2021-10-18 · Regulating these activities mainly depends on national frameworks and policies, but implementing good practices remains problematic. To truly shift to "sustainable mining," governments and companies must recognize the social impacts of mining, and enact laws and regulations that require community consultation throughout the life of a mine.

Gender and Sustainable Development in Mining …

Abstract. The present paper is an attempt to investigate gender issues in the mining sector in India with a view to understand how these issues impact on Sustainable Development imperatives in the ...

Socio-economic Environmental Sustainability and Indian …

2022-4-28 · The purpose of CSR is to drive change towards sustainability and examine the social responsibilities of ongoing industrial activity on society. In India, the CSR clause comes under the Companies Act, 2013 and the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA), Government of India is the nodal watchdog agency.

Mining | Make In India

2  · Coal Production Goes up By 34% To 71.30 Mn Ton in May 2022.* India is home to 1,531 operating mines and produces 95 minerals – 4 fuel-related minerals, 10 metallic minerals, 23 non-metallic minerals, 3 atomic minerals and 55 minor minerals 10; Among 175 Mineral Resource Assessment Projects, 29 are on ferrous minerals (iron, manganese and chromite), 42 precious …

Metal & Mining Industry in India: Indian Metal …

Coal. India is home to 1,303 mines which reported mineral production (excluding atomic, fuel, and minor minerals) in 2019-20 and produces 95 minerals – 4 fuel-related, 10 metallic, 23 non-metallic, 3 atomic, and 55 minor minerals. India is …

Worley Acquires Minera to Improve Mining Sustainability

17  · July 5, 2022 by David Worford. Tweet. (Credit: Worley) As part of an effort to extract minerals in more sustainable ways by using new technologies, Worley has acquired Minera Mining Technologies. The acquisition will help Worley with automated systems, fleet decarbonization and electrification, and optimizing operations to reduce mining''s impact.

Sand Mining in India

According to the sand mining framework, India requires 70 million tonnes of sand per year, with demand increasing by 7% each year. Sand mining is the process of removing sand and gravel from the ground. In India, sand mining is largely related to construction activities. Sand is becoming a high-value commodity as a result of this massive demand ...

Sustainable mining – do we have consensus on what it …

2020-12-23 · Sustainable development – the pathways and processes needed to achieve that goal. Sustainable development, as per UNESCO, refers to "development that meets the needs of the present without ...

Sustainable mining of bauxite needed for India to be …

2020-10-19 · The eco-friendly and sustainable mining methods lead to economic, social and environmental harmony. Thus, utilizing India''s natural bauxite dividend should be a policy priority to realise the vision of an AatmaNirbhar Bharat," said Ansuman Das, Former Chairman and Managing Director, NALCO and metals and mining expert.

India approves NMP 2019 for sustainable …

2019-3-1 · The Indian Cabinet has approved the 2019 National Mineral Policy (NMP 2019), which aims to develop the mining sector in a sustainable manner. NMP 2019 replaces the current National Mineral Policy, which as been in …

National workshop on proactive approach to …

2016-1-29 · January 29, 2016, 5 :03 pm. Department of Mining Engineering, Goa College of Engineering, Farmagudi and Mining Engineers'' Association of India, Goa Chapter had jointly Organized a National Workshop on "Proactive …

Sustainable Development Framework for the …

2011-7-29 · It does this in light of the recommendations of the Anwarul Hoda Committee, a High Level Committee set up by the Planning Commission in 2005. The draft SDF prepared by ERM India Pvt. Ltd. for the Ministry of Mines was …

Sustainability in Indian Surface Coal Mining Industry – A …

It is very consequential to re-affirm the importance of Net Zero vis-à-vis sustainability of mining industry. The recent directive by the Ministry of Coal, Govt. of India is to boost the production and productivity from the CIL in order to reach the annual target of 1 billion tones by 2023-24. In accordance, the CIL has ambitious expansive ...

Despite an early vision for sustainability in mining, is …

2020-7-24 · Despite its known ill-impacts, the mining sector directly or indirectly contributes significantly to India''s economy. India had a vision to incorporate sustainability in this sector at least almost a decade ago, even before the 2015 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) became the recognised standard for sustainability.But the implementation of that …

India''s expert forest panel calls for sustainable mining

2021-6-16 · by Mayank Aggarwal on 16 June 2021. The Indian government''s expert forest panel in its May 2021 meeting recommended an in-principle approval for two mining projects, of about 400 hectares each, for red sandstone in Rajasthan and iron and manganese ore in Karnataka. While the project that was given a go-ahead in Rajasthan falls in a zone where ...

India''s mining story

2018-2-1 · The government is targeting to increase the GDP share of mining from 2% to 5% over the next 20 years. Mining is known to impact the environment immensely. So, in order to minimise the adverse effects of mining and optimise the benefits from mining to the community impacted, it''s imperative for mining to be carried out in a sustainable manner.

Sustainable Mining Summit

Sustainable Mining Summit. "Mining sector''s contribution towards economic growth is all set to grow from 2.5% to 5%" : Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand. Bhubaneswar, 11.04.2019 : "India, endowed with 90 major and minor minerals, is all set to increase its GDP from 2.67 trillion dollar to 5.00 trillion dollar in next 5 years. In such a situation ...

Despite an early vision for sustainability in mining, is India''s ...

Mining in India: Moving Towards a Sustainable Future - Indian Ce…

India still miles away from sustainable sand mining, voices …

2021-9-9 · The latest among them is the 2020 guidelines released by the Indian government to monitor illegal sand mining and to promote sustainable mining activities. But the recent protest in Thottapally, a small coastal village in the Alappuzha district of Kerala, makes it clear that we are miles away from sustainable sand mining. Protest at Thottappally

Sustainable Development Framework

2015-2-21 · SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT FRAMEWORK 114 Ministry of Mines 12 Sustainable Development Framework 12.1 The Mining sector in India has shown tremendous scope for growth keeping in view the fact that the country has sizeable potential for mineral wealth and demand from manufacturing sector continues to expand. It is however recognized that

Sustainable mining and quarrying | Environment Probe

2014-12-11 · Environment Probe takes on provincial mining associations that caution against local decision making. Probe recommends empowering affected individuals and communities to determine whether and how proposed projects will go ahead. To further ensure that mining and quarrying are sustainable, Probe recommends making mining companies bear all their …

How to make coal mining sustainable

2019-11-25 · To achieve the above goals, the Parliament must enact a "Sustainable Coal Mining Code" to consolidate all statutory provisions governing opening/closing and environment/forest matters related ...