Who owns Indonesia's deadly abandoned coal mines?

2017-5-25  Coal mined in East Kalimantan being transported by river barge. Almost half of of Indonesia's coal production comes from the province. Photo by Tommy Apriando for Mongabay-Indonesia.

BankTrack Kaltim Prima Coal mine

PT Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC), located in the province of East Kalimantan, is the biggest coal mine in Indonesia. The KPC project produces around 50 million tonnes a year, making it one of the world’s largest coal

Tata Power buys 26% stake in BSSR coal mine in

India-based Tata Power has acquired a 26% stake in the Baramulti Suksessarana (BSSR) coal mine in Indonesia for an undisclosed amount to ensure fuel security for its growth prospects. Tata Power has a prior long term coal supply agreement with Antang Gunung Meratus and also owns 30% equity stake in Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC) and Arutmin Indonesia (AI).

IndoMet Coal Project Indonesia BankTrack

Jakarta PT Adaro Energy Tbk (ADRO) completed the share purchase transaction IndoMet Coal coal mine project worth USD120 million. The Company officially took over 75% stake IndoMet Coal of BHP Billiton Ltd. on October 14, 2016.

Welcome To Indonesia Coal's Final Frontier The

2021-3-21  Support for Indonesia’s coal-building spree also comes from abroad, particularly from three countries: South Korea, China and Japan account for $25 billion in financing for 17.4 GW of coal-fired capacity, according to the Global Coal Public Finance Tracker. These countries also provide technology for coal-fired power plants.

Series: Indonesian coal Mongabay

SAMARINDA, Indonesia — On Sept. 6, five teenagers went together to a man-made lake in Indonesia’s East Kalimantan province, carved out of a coal-mining pit that had been abandoned and 1 2 3

MINESCAPES The adventures of a mining

2018-4-10  Indonesia ranks among the top producers and exporters of coal. Over 80% of Indonesia’s coal is mined in Kalimantan, the Indonesian part of the island of Borneo. Most of the mines are inland, thus necessitating the coal

R-Power to pick 100% in Indonesia coal mine The

2008-3-17  NEW DELHI: Reliance Power, the flagship power company of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani group, has struck a deal to buy out a coal mine in Indonesia located in South Sumatra. The valuation of the coal mine, based on its reserves, is estimated to be around Rs 20,000 crore. The company is expected to announce its acquisition in a day or two.

Geo Energy acquires majority stake in 2 Indonesia coal

2019-9-23  COAL producer Geo Energy Resources has acquired a majority stake in two South Sumatra coal mines for US$25 million. It will buy PT Titan Global Energy (TGE) from PT Titan Infra Energy (TIE) and its affiliate, PT Jaya Utama Indonesia (JUI), giving Geo Energy a 51 per cent stake in producing coal mines PT Bara Anugrah Sejahtera (BAS) and PT Banjarsari Pribumi (BP).

Stoush over New Delhi’s move to take over Hasdeo

2020-11-11  Stoush over New Delhi’s move to take over Hasdeo forests for Adani coal mine. In the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh, billions of tonnes of coal lie beneath the ancestral forested lands of the Gond people. This is elephant habitat. In June, AdaniWatch reported on the state government’s proposal to establish a large elephant reserve in the area.

HUNGRY COAL COAL MINING AND FOOD SECURITY IN

2018-2-1  HUNGRY COAL PAGE: 2 Indonesia faces serious land use policy conflicts that may affect the country’s ability to feed its growing population. This report examines one of those conflicts; coal mining and the millions of hectares of cultivated and arable land handed over to coal companies. We provide evidence on how coal

Indonesia Forests to Coal BankTrack

Indonesia Forests to Coal With over 17,000 islands, Indonesia is the world’s largest archipelago and a major center of biological diversity, harboring between 10 and 15% of all known plant, mammal and bird species.52 The incredible abundance of fauna and flora in its great rainforests on the islands of Borneo, Sumatra and New Guinea is unparal-

Indonesia's surge in COVID-19 cases spreads to coal

2021-7-8  Indonesia's surge in COVID-19 cases spreads to coal mining areas. Reuters. 3 minute read. JAKARTA, July 8 (Reuters) Indonesia's biggest coal-producing

MINESCAPES The adventures of a mining

2018-4-10  Those coal mines in Indonesia are large indeed. In fact, the mines I photographed are among the top-10 world’s largest open-pit coal mines. Very impressive structures I have to tell you. One mine, at which I did most of my assignments was over

Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN) to Acquire Coal Mine

2017-6-14  Fully state-owned Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN), which holds a monopoly on electricity distribution in Indonesia, will soon acquire coal mining concessions in order to safeguard its future coal supplies and have a stronger position when negotiating coal prices with traders. PLN's power plants are estimated to require slightly more than 88 million tons in 2017, hence being the country's

R-Power to pick 100% in Indonesia coal mine The

2008-3-17  The coal mine, which has resources of 2 billion tonnes, is spread over 100,000 acres, equivalent to Greater Mumbai area. The greenfield coal mine, a discovered asset, will be the prime source of fuel for Reliance s power project in Krishnapatnam in Andhra Pradesh.

Geo Energy acquires majority stake in 2 Indonesia coal

2019-9-23  COAL producer Geo Energy Resources has acquired a majority stake in two South Sumatra coal mines for US$25 million. It will buy PT Titan Global Energy (TGE) from PT Titan Infra Energy (TIE) and its affiliate, PT Jaya Utama Indonesia (JUI), giving Geo Energy a 51 per cent stake in producing coal mines PT Bara Anugrah Sejahtera (BAS) and PT Banjarsari Pribumi (BP).

SPML Infra to double Indonesia coal mine output in

2011-1-13  SPML Infra to double Indonesia coal mine output in two years Kolkata-based infrastructure company SPML Infra, formerly Subhash Projects & Marketing Ltd, will in two years nearly double the production at its Indonesian coal mine to 2 million tonnes per annum.

Coal mining: What are the largest coal mines in the

2020-1-3  Saraji coal mine, Australia. 1. North Antelope Rochelle, US 1.7 billion tonnes. The largest coal mine in the world by reserves is the North Antelope Rochelle coal mine in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming, US. The mine was estimated to contain more than 1.7 billion tonnes of recoverable coal

Government Take Advice From Coal Mine Boss Over

2021-5-22  Government Take Advice From Coal Mine Boss Over Deep Nuclear Dump Plans. This video was taken from the Committee on Radioactive Waste Management Plenary Meeting 19/5/21. Government have employed the CEO of the Cumbria coal mine plan to advise them on construction costs, mining techniques and ultimate Delivery of a deep nuclear dump for heat

HUNGRY COAL COAL MINING AND FOOD SECURITY IN

2018-2-1  HUNGRY COAL PAGE: 2 Indonesia faces serious land use policy conflicts that may affect the country’s ability to feed its growing population. This report examines one of those conflicts; coal mining and the millions of hectares of cultivated and arable land handed over to coal companies. We provide evidence on how coal

Indonesia Forests to Coal BankTrack

Indonesia Forests to Coal With over 17,000 islands, Indonesia is the world’s largest archipelago and a major center of biological diversity, harboring between 10 and 15% of all known plant, mammal and bird species.52 The incredible abundance of fauna and flora in its great rainforests on the islands of Borneo, Sumatra and New Guinea is unparal-

BankTrack Kaltim Prima Coal mine

PT Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC), located in the province of East Kalimantan, is the biggest coal mine in Indonesia. The KPC project produces around 50 million tonnes a year, making it one of the world’s largest coal mines. The KPC concession areas cover a

Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN) to Acquire Coal Mine

2017-6-14  Fully state-owned Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN), which holds a monopoly on electricity distribution in Indonesia, will soon acquire coal mining concessions in order to safeguard its future coal supplies and have a stronger position when negotiating coal prices with traders. PLN's power plants are estimated to require slightly more than 88 million tons in 2017, hence being the country's

Indonesia’s Coal Industry GBG

In Indonesia’s domestic market, coal remains in high demand as the state-owned electricity firm (PLN) allocated 55.6% of its energy mix in 2017 to coal-fired power plants (See Investment in Indonesia’s Electricity Sector; Sparks of Life).This is higher than that of natural gas with 17%, LNG at 8%, hydro at 6.4% in addition to geothermal which accounted for 4.6% (See Overview of Renewable

R-Power to pick 100% in Indonesia coal mine The

2008-3-17  The coal mine, which has resources of 2 billion tonnes, is spread over 100,000 acres, equivalent to Greater Mumbai area. The greenfield coal mine, a discovered asset, will be the prime source of fuel for Reliance s power project in Krishnapatnam in Andhra Pradesh.

SPML Infra to double Indonesia coal mine output in

2011-1-13  SPML Infra to double Indonesia coal mine output in two years Kolkata-based infrastructure company SPML Infra, formerly Subhash Projects & Marketing Ltd, will in two years nearly double the production at its Indonesian coal mine to 2 million tonnes per annum.

Geo Energy acquires majority stake in 2 Indonesia coal

2019-9-23  COAL producer Geo Energy Resources has acquired a majority stake in two South Sumatra coal mines for US$25 million. It will buy PT Titan Global Energy (TGE) from PT Titan Infra Energy (TIE) and its affiliate, PT Jaya Utama Indonesia (JUI), giving Geo Energy a 51 per cent stake in producing coal mines PT Bara Anugrah Sejahtera (BAS) and PT Banjarsari Pribumi (BP).

Coal mining: What are the largest coal mines in the

2020-1-3  Saraji coal mine, Australia. 1. North Antelope Rochelle, US 1.7 billion tonnes. The largest coal mine in the world by reserves is the North Antelope Rochelle coal mine in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming, US. The mine was estimated to contain more than 1.7 billion tonnes of recoverable coal

Yancoal in talks over Rio's $1 bln coal mine portfolio

2016-11-30  4 Indonesia coal exports jump 35.12% in Apr, statistics bureau data 2021-07-02. Indonesia's coal exports reached 33.15 million tonnes in Apr, up 35.12% from the year-ago level, but down 3.53% from March, showed data from Statistics Indonesia on June 30.