sustainability in coal mining ethiopia

Ethiopia’s Coal Production to Hold Cost Saving on Foreign ...

02-10-2019  According to the Geological Survey of Ethiopia, there are 17 main locations in which potential coal resources have been identified which amounts over 360 million tons of coal. Ethiopia imports coal to facilitate the energy sector, Leul said, adding that the production of the mineral will help the country to use its potential as a substitute for large amount of coal imported with large foreign

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Ethiopia: Coal Industry in Ethiopia - Unexploited ...

29-05-2015  Ethiopia: Coal Industry in Ethiopia - Unexploited Potential. Their number is not exceeding 60; as usual, at Achebo Conventional Coal mining, workers were engaged in their casual job early in the ...

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CSR, Sustainability and the Mining Business E MJ

The coal mining company declined to comment, ... Ethiopia’s mining minister at Sydney’s Mining for Development Conference 2013 in May. ... That’s why we at EMJ are directing an increased focus on mining CSR and sustainability—in all its forms.

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Fossil fuel energy resources of Ethiopia: Coal deposits ...

22-11-2007  Palynology studies confirmed that the Ethiopian coal-bearing sediments range in age from Eocene to Miocene. A total of about 297 Mt of coal reserve registered in the country. The coal reserve of the country can be considered as an important alternative source of energy.

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HARMONY MINING PLC – Coal mining in Ethiopia

Mejegema coal mining is located in Kamashi zone of Region 6. Megegema is sister mining company of Gishamashi mining company.

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Fossil fuel energy resources of Ethiopia: Coal deposits ...

The gravity of Ethiopian energy problem has initiated studies to explore various energy resources in Ethiopia, one among this is the exploration for coal resources. Studies confirmed the presence of coal deposits in the country. The coal-bearing sediments are distributed in the Inter-Trappean and Pre-Trap volcanic geological settings, and deposited ...

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Jeloland General Trading - Coal Mining in Ethiopia - About Us

Our vision is to make Ethiopia self-reliant and reduce the dependency on importing coal. In Just five years, we became one of the largest coal producer and operator in the country. Our goal is to become one of the largest mining groups in Ethiopia and fulfill the demand in the country thereby reducing our country's dependency on importing coal.

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Sustainable Mining - Africa Sustainability Matters

25-05-2019  Coal mines are responsible for approximately six percent of the methane that is released due to human activities. Abandoning the mines does not solve the problem as all mines are temporal. This is because, despite mines remaining active for many years, they will eventually run out of minerals cease operations.

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NATIONAL REPORT ON MINING - United Nations

NATIONAL REPORT ON MINING To THE UNITED NATION COMISSION ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (UNCSD), NEW YORK FROM Ministry of Mines and Energy Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. (Addis Ababa, November 2009) Content 1. Introduction 1.1 Background of the Mining sector of Ethiopia 1.2 The vision of the Ethiopian mining sector

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CSR, Sustainability and the Mining Business E MJ

The coal mining company declined to comment, ... Ethiopia’s mining minister at Sydney’s Mining for Development Conference 2013 in May. ... That’s why we at EMJ are directing an increased focus on mining CSR and sustainability—in all its forms.

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process of coal mining use in panipat plant ethiopia

process of coal mining use in panipat plant ethiopia. Ethiopia mining sector and business prospects ke september, ethiopia mining sector and business prospects introduction ethiopia, with a population of roughly million, is the second most populous country in subsaharan africa, and one of the fastest growing economies in the world ethiopia has

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Development of Sustainability Assessment Method of

01-01-2014  The developed algorithm of sustainable development assessment can be used to support management boards of coal mining companies: firstly, in making decisions associated with analysing and assessing various aspects of the functioning of subordinate coal mines, and secondly, in strategic analyses of the multi-aspect efficiency of the Polish mining industry during simulations of changes in coal ...

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How can mining contribute to the Sustainable

The heads of 193 UN member states have now signed on to a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which will be the shared global development framework for the coming generation. Mining ...

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Bringing Sustainability in Coal Mining Operations – Need ...

29-06-2009  Bringing Sustainability in Coal Mining Operations – Need-of-the-hour A. Introduction - The importance of sustainable development principles has been increasing within the mining sector over the past two decades. Early work focused mainly on mining metals and commodities other than coal and energy fuels. Because sustainability, however, is an important consideration for all human

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5 Ways to Make Mining More Sustainable - Empowering

Improving Mining Sustainability. Despite recent strides and new technology, the mining industry remains unsustainable in many areas. Fortunately, there are a variety of technologies and techniques — both in-use and in development — that the sector can use to reduce its environmental impact.

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The sustainable development of coal mines by new

03-06-2020  Datong Coal Mine Group Co., Ltd has developed the technology and roof-cutting equipment with the chain arm to retain roadway. The new technology could effectively address the problems above, improve the recovery rate of coal resources, prolong the service life of mines and ensure their sustainable development.

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Application of life cycle assessment to estimate ...

extract and use coal in a sustainable manner, sustainability assessment has to be comprehensive. Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) provides systematic and quantifiable measures for assessing environmental burdens of products and processes. Extensive LCA work has been done on coal use, particularly in electricity generation, but, the coal mining stage

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The Environmental sustainability of mining in Australia ...

01-06-2010  The recent decline in open cut mining for black coal, from a peak of 78.1% in 2004 to 75.7% in 2008, may suggest the beginning of a trend back to underground mining—possibly reflecting the exhaustion of near-surface coal resources and the need to mine deeper.

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CSR, Sustainability and the Mining Business E MJ

The coal mining company declined to comment, ... Ethiopia’s mining minister at Sydney’s Mining for Development Conference 2013 in May. ... That’s why we at EMJ are directing an increased focus on mining CSR and sustainability—in all its forms.

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Laying foundation for coal mining in Ethiopia - capital ...

20-06-2021  A foundation stone for the establishment of the Sun Mining Coal factory the first coal factory in Ethiopia has been laid out at Gibe Ibare Kebele in Abeshge Woreda of Gurage Zone, Southern Nations, Nationalities and People’s Region on June 14, 2021 by Takele Uma, Minister of Mines and Petroleum and the Head of Southern Region, Ristu Yirdaw amongst other government officials.

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Development of Sustainability Assessment Method of

01-01-2014  The developed algorithm of sustainable development assessment can be used to support management boards of coal mining companies: firstly, in making decisions associated with analysing and assessing various aspects of the functioning of subordinate coal mines, and secondly, in strategic analyses of the multi-aspect efficiency of the Polish mining industry during simulations of changes in coal ...

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Ethiopia Coal Mining News Monitoring Service Press ...

24-01-2021  Mining activity in Indonesia takes a hit from COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic has slammed the brakes on manufacturing activity in China, which has rippled through to the coal, nickel and tin miners in Indonesia that rely on the Chinese market. At

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BRINGING SUSTAINABILITY IN COAL MINING OPERATIONS - II

BRINGING SUSTAINABILITY IN COAL MINING OPERATIONS - II . Current Issues - i. The future of coal extraction It is widely recognized that coal is and will continue to be a cr- ucial element in a modern, balanced energy portfolio, providing a bridge to the future as an important low cost and secure energy solution to sustainability challenges.

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Environmental Sustainability of Open-Pit Coal Mining ...

In this paper, we studied one of the largest coal mines in Mongolia, the Baganuur Coal Mine, in terms of environmental sustainability related to mining practices, with a focus on discharged water and waste sediments. The present quality and potential for future pollution were assessed. Based on World Health Organization and Mongolian guidelines, groundwater pumped from the mining operations ...

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Landscape ecological quality assessment and its

05-12-2019  Coal mining area is a special man–land system, where the ecological environment is affected by coal mining and other human activities. While many studies have focused on landscape pattern change and its ecological effects, little attention has been paid to the comprehensive ecological quality and its dynamic change in coal mining area during long time periods, especially lacking an ...

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Application of life cycle assessment to estimate ...

extract and use coal in a sustainable manner, sustainability assessment has to be comprehensive. Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) provides systematic and quantifiable measures for assessing environmental burdens of products and processes. Extensive LCA work has been done on coal use, particularly in electricity generation, but, the coal mining stage

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The challenges of sustainability in mining regions: The ...

14-03-2005  Although mining itself may not be seen as an industry that contributes to the achievement of environmental objectives, it could — with careful planning — be used as a tool to foster a more sustainable and healthier community. This argument is considered in the context of the coal mining region of Santa Catarina, Brazil.

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The Environmental sustainability of mining in Australia ...

01-06-2010  The recent decline in open cut mining for black coal, from a peak of 78.1% in 2004 to 75.7% in 2008, may suggest the beginning of a trend back to underground mining—possibly reflecting the exhaustion of near-surface coal resources and the need to mine deeper.

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Laying foundation for coal mining in Ethiopia - capital ...

20-06-2021  A foundation stone for the establishment of the Sun Mining Coal factory the first coal factory in Ethiopia has been laid out at Gibe Ibare Kebele in Abeshge Woreda of Gurage Zone, Southern Nations, Nationalities and People’s Region on June 14, 2021 by Takele Uma, Minister of Mines and Petroleum and the Head of Southern Region, Ristu Yirdaw amongst other government officials.

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Ethiopia Coal Mining News Monitoring Service Press ...

24-01-2021  Mining activity in Indonesia takes a hit from COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic has slammed the brakes on manufacturing activity in China, which has rippled through to the coal, nickel and tin miners in Indonesia that rely on the Chinese market. At

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Mining in Ethiopia: Mining Law in Perspective - HG.org

Types of mining license under Ethiopian mining law According to the ministry of mines and energy, investors can invest on mining on all modes of doing business in Ethiopia. Namely, sole proprietorship, business organizations. etc. the ministry of mines and energy has the authority to give mining license.

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BRINGING SUSTAINABILITY IN COAL MINING OPERATIONS - II

BRINGING SUSTAINABILITY IN COAL MINING OPERATIONS - II . Current Issues - i. The future of coal extraction It is widely recognized that coal is and will continue to be a cr- ucial element in a modern, balanced energy portfolio, providing a bridge to the future as an important low cost and secure energy solution to sustainability challenges.

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Environmental Sustainability of Open-Pit Coal Mining ...

In this paper, we studied one of the largest coal mines in Mongolia, the Baganuur Coal Mine, in terms of environmental sustainability related to mining practices, with a focus on discharged water and waste sediments. The present quality and potential for future pollution were assessed. Based on World Health Organization and Mongolian guidelines, groundwater pumped from the mining operations ...

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BRINGING SUSTAINABILITY IN COAL MINING OPERATIONS - I

other than coal and energy fuels. Because sustainability, however, is an important consideration for all human endeavors now, the coal industry has become active in sustainability efforts. A number of global coal mining companies have embraced sustainability as a key aspect of corporate philosophy.

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Ethiopia gives coal mining to unemployed youth – New ...

26-06-2020  The Oromia Region of Ethiopia has given coal mining site to 500 unemployed youth to mine coal and supply to nearby cement factories. The youth have partnered with a local investor who provided equipment such as, excavator and loader and supplies the coal to cement factories.

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The challenges of sustainability in mining regions: The ...

14-03-2005  Although mining itself may not be seen as an industry that contributes to the achievement of environmental objectives, it could — with careful planning — be used as a tool to foster a more sustainable and healthier community. This argument is considered in the context of the coal mining region of Santa Catarina, Brazil.

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Opencast coal mining and sustainable local livelihoods

03-05-2016  This study examines the effects of mining on changes and sustainability of local livelihood in a coal mining area in Odisha by employing two key approaches: sustainability of mining and sustainable livelihood approach. The study has highlighted the complex and contradictory relationship between coal mining and traditional local livelihoods.

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Why Mining — Yes, Mining — Cares About Sustainability

24-04-2018  Why Mining — Yes, Mining — Cares About Sustainability. A look at the past, present, and future of a critical industry. Summary. While many modern sustainability efforts are focused on

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