• Environment Impact Assessment of Coal Mining

    Coal mining is the process of extracting the coal from the deep underground mines in the earth crust. Coal mining is one of the most illegal activities going on in the country. At the same time it totally neglects the role of EIA in its preoperational, during mining and post operational plans. Here various case studies of coal mining are done ...

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  • Why Kenya should be wary of coal mining pitfalls: The Standard

    A visit to the area by this writer provided valuable lessons on the downside of coal mining and the direction Kenya, and indeed the world should take in reversing the atrocities humanity has ...

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  • Coal mining firm in feasibility study of facilities in Kenya

    Outcome of the study will determine the confirmatory exploration work in block C and detailed exploration of block D in Kitui.

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  • Soil near mining sites ‘contaminated with heavy metals ...

    There are many abandoned mines in southern Africa but few studies have been conducted to determine their impact on the environment, according to Mapani. Mapani, who is also the secretarygeneral of the Geological Society of Africa, adds that the UNESCO office in Nairobi, Kenya, has developed a project since 2013 to study the problem in Sub ...

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  • Nigeria’s coal deposits identified

    Jul 02, 2010· A study by Behre Dolbear Company (USA), Inc. has subdivided the Anambra Coal Basin into seven coal mining districts, focusing on three that have been explored to a greater degree than the others. These have been defined as the Kogi, Benue (OrukpaEzimo) and Enugu Coal Districts. Each of these districts has two or more defined coal resource areas.

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  • studies on coal mining in kenya

    studies on coal mining in kenya. Kenya and coal. At least 16 international coal mining companies have expressed interest in extracting coal in the Mui Basin, Kitui county in Kenya, according to a November 2010 report The Mui basin has been subdivided into Sombe, Kabati, Itiko, Mutito, Yoonye, Kateiko, Isekele and Karunga but activities are ...

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  • Greenpeace Africa and Partners Demand a Stop to Coal ...

    Jun 12, 2019· The anti coal activists marched from Uhuru Park to Nyayo house where the Ministry of Energy is housed and then proceeded to the Chinese embassy to express their discontent over the planned Coal Power Plant in Lamu and coal mining in Kitui. Coal burning is the number one source of air pollution worldwide.

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  • List of companies with mining licenses in Kenya HapaKenya

    The Kenyan government recently launched a website to record and manage mining licenses in the country. Below is a list of licensed firms and details in their mining activities. [Read: Kenya launches website to record and manage mining licenses] Active. Apex Africa Resources Limited Special prospecting license Date applied; 07/12/2007

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  • GENDER DIMENSIONS IMPLICATIONS OF COAL MINING IN …

    Gender Dimensions and Implications on Coal Mining in Mui Basin, Kitui County 1 Background to the Study Kenya has made several mineral discoveries titanium ores along the coast, significant coal concentration deposits in the Mui basin, large oil deposits in the tertiary Rift basin and gas in the offshore wells of the Lamu basin.

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  • (PDF) Coal Mining and Indigenous Communities: А Case Study ...

    Present study has been attempted from a socio economic point of view and the dynamics of the environment of the coal mining region has been focused upon while keeping in mind what Gerasimov has ...

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  • FDI in commercial coal mining from nations sharing land ...

    Aug 04, 2020· The Government stated that any FDI in commercial coal mining from an entity of a country that shares land border with India will have to go through the government route. The Government clarified ...

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  • Environmental Consequences of a Burning Coal Mine : A Case ...

    Abstract: Coal mining has always been associated with various environmental consequences. Geoenvironmental parameters such as air, water, soil, agricultural lands, vegetation, landforms are affected directly by coal mining activities. Coal fires are an everpresent problem in coalmines, the world over.

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  • LETTERS: Kitui coal mining no longer viable option ...

    Jun 03, 2019· Coal mining in Kitui has been a subject of a continuous debate and opposition from the local community who understand clearly the implications from …

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  • APPROACHES INFLUENCING READINESS FOR PEACEFUL …

    readiness for peaceful excavation of minerals in Mui coal mines in Kitui County, Kenya, the researcher proposes a study on the influence of excavation of minerals in Mui Basin coal mines on local residents‟ social economic status.

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  • Lephalale coal mining and power prefeasibility study ...

    From November 2015 Royal HaskoningDHV mining consultants were commissioned by Lephalale Coal Mines Ltd (Masimong Minerals Group) to conduct a prefeasibility study for the Lephalale Coal and Power Project, located in the Waterberg coalfield of Limpopo Province, Republic of South Africa.

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