COAL RESOURCE : 572 Million Tonnes (JORC Compliant) High quality thermal & semi-soft coking coal Full feasibility completed
Open Pit Mining Higher Resource Recovery ( >90% ) No Subsidence, No Loss of Land Lower Health and Safety Risk Recovery of High Value Co-products
Diversification of Fuel Sources Up To 4000 MW of Electricity Cheaper & More Reliable Electricity
17,000 + Jobs Full Compensation & Rehabilitation Abundant Free Water for Community & Other Uses 1% Estimated Contribution to GDP Every Year Local, Regional & National Development
project_location
The Project is located in Phulbari, Nawabganj, Birampur and Parbatipur Upazila of Dinajpur District and approximately 350 km of the Capital City Dhaka in north-west ... Read More
water_management
Water management especially ground water management is an important issue for open pit mining. A detailed water management plan has been prepared for the Phulbari Coal Project ... Read More
agriculture
Phulbari Coal Project will require aquisition of 5,933 hectares of land, of which about 80 percent (4,762 hectares) is agricultural land. But the land occupation process will be ... Read More
new_town
The Project will require relocation of about 40, 000 people including about 2,300 ethnic minority people in phases over a period of 10 years ... Read More